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14.10.2020

Network Rail launches new Environmental Sustainability Strategy

Network Rail launches new Environmental Sustainability Strategy The UK's network rail infrastructure company is considering new standards for the safety and reliability of rail transport, regardless of changes in the planet's climatic conditions and natural disasters, as railway magazine Railway Supply reports, reffering to Network Rail website.
passenger cars

14.10.2020

Škoda: That is how passenger cars for Warsaw metro are building

Škoda: That is how passenger cars for Warsaw metro are building Martin Bendarz (Škoda Vagonka) shared the picture of the made body of the first passenger car for Warsaw metro.
Electrics in the diesel age: Postwar optimism

13.10.2020

Electrics in the diesel age: Postwar optimism

Electrics in the diesel age: Postwar optimism First part - Electrics in the diesel age While the war delayed any additional electrification, it helped accelerate some technological developments that promised to make it more attractive than ever before.
hydrogen trains

13.10.2020

Replacing diesel locomotives with hydrogen trains

Replacing diesel locomotives with hydrogen trains As «Railway Supply» railway magazine reports, Siemens Mobility and Siemens Energy has signed an agreement to jointly develop hydrogen systems for railway operations which will help in replacing diesel locomotives on non-electrified lines with a hydrogen trains.
battery-equipped locomotive

13.10.2020

CRRC Zhuzhou has made the first of four battery-equipped locomotive for Rail Cargo Hungary

CRRC Zhuzhou has made the first of four battery-equipped locomotive for Rail Cargo Hungary Battery-equipped mainline electric locomotive for Rail Cargo Hungaria has been completed on CRRC Zhuzhou Locomotive plant in China.
Painting the locomotive

13.10.2020

Painting the locomotive — it might seem like no big deal…

Painting the locomotive — it might seem like no big deal. .
Ukraine Anti-monopoly Committee

12.10.2020

Conspiracy investigation at tenders: will there be a solution?

Conspiracy investigation at tenders: will there be a solution? Ukraine Anti-monopoly Committee has reached the final stage of the investigation into a conspiracy to tender between Interpipe Ukraine LLC, RETEK LLC, Transport Investments LLC and Intervtorprom LLC, according to the Antitrust League.
upgrade the rolling stock

12.10.2020

Is it possible to upgrade the rolling stock of Ukrainian Railways?

Is it possible to upgrade the rolling stock of Ukrainian Railways? $310 million can be spent to the renewal of rolling stock, if the land tax and contributions to the road fund would be canceled.
Battery-powered railway maintenance machine

09.10.2020

Battery-powered railway maintenance machine

Battery-powered railway maintenance machine Railcare has presented a battery-powered multi-purpose vehicle for railway maintenance operations with reduced noise levels and eliminating emissions at the point of use.
rubber anti-trespassing mats

09.10.2020

Rolling out the mats for safety

Rolling out the mats for safety Metrolinx recently reported on the pilot program that saw the installation of rubber anti-trespassing mats (ATPs) at select level crossings across the GO rail network LLC «LDZ CARGO»: Auction for the sale of shunting diesel locomotives The hard and uneven surface of these rubber panels creates it nearly impossible to walk over and makes people think twice before they trespass into the rail corridors.
renewal of rolling stock

09.10.2020

Igor Terekhov: Our plans include the renewal of rolling stock of Kharkiv metro

Igor Terekhov: Our plans include the renewal of rolling stock of Kharkiv metro, because these cars are outdated both morally and physically.
Škoda Transportation

09.10.2020

Twenty Škoda Transportation locomotives of the 380 series could change their owners.

Twenty Škoda Transportation locomotives of the 380 series could change their owners. České dráhy (Czech Railways) have started to explore the market to find a new owner for the 380 series locomotives or let them for the long-term lease.