We would like to offer you the review of railway news of 2021 that you might have missed. Top-10 news of Railway Supply webportal.

1. Stadler to build a plant in Ukraine: memorandum signed

A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine, Ukrzaliznytsia JSC and Stadler CIS AG, Stadler Rail AG (Switzerland) and the Swiss Agency for Export Risk Insurance SERV.

2. Was the major railway disaster in Egypt due to the emergency brake switch?

According to preliminary data from the investigation, the reason for the train disaster in Egypt on March 26 is due to the fact that someone applied the emergency brake. The train stopped, and a moment later another passenger train, following behind, crashed into it. As a result, at least 32 people died and more than 60 were injured.

3. Pesa wins another tender for the supply of trams for Romania

Pesa Bydgoszcz won another major tender for the supply of trams for Romania. This time there are 17 Twists trams for the Romanian city of Craiova.

4. Production of the most modern Stadler trains to be launched in Serbia as well?

The first Stadler high-speed train will arrive in Serbia in October. The first train with a speed of up to 200 kilometers per hour, which Serbia ordered from the Swiss company Stadler, will be delivered in five months.

5. KEVRZ was visited by representatives of Alstom

PJSC “Kyiv Electric Car Repair Plant” was visited by representatives of Alstom Transport S. A.

6. Alstom will challenge the results of the largest railway tender in the history of Switzerland

Alstom will challenge the results of the largest railway tender in the history of Switzerland, in which Stadler won. Alstom has filed a complaint with the Swiss Federal Administrative Court challenging the selection of Stadler Rail as the winner of a tender for the supply of 286 single-decker electric trains for the Swiss Federal Railways (SBB).

7. ES3000 battery-electric shunter

Battery traction offers very economic, clean and safe shunting. That’s why Express Service developed several series of battery-powered rail locomotives. Battery shunters have extremely low operation costs and are virtually maintenance free.

8. Camco Technologies. Automation of the container hand-over process in Intermodal terminals

Camco Technologies is a pioneer and market leader in image recognition technologies providing terminals accurate data and insights to improve terminal efficiency.

9. Interpipe announces Q3 and the first nine months 2021 Operational and Financial results

Interpipe (referred to as “Interpipe” or the “Company”), a global producer of steel pipes and railway products based in Ukraine, released (via Interpipe Holdings Plc) its unaudited IFRS consolidated financial statements for the period from January 1 to September 30, 2021.

10. East-West Gate completes construction of an intermodal terminal on the Hungarian-Ukrainian border

Hungary wants to return to the world map of logistics, how will Ukraine take advantage of this?

The Railway Supply information portal is designed for professionals working in the railway industry and is the most effective communication tool in the railway business environment.

Railway Supply communication platform — news portal, magazine and marketing tool!

Check the Railway Supply Media Kit 2022 and place your ads on Railway Supply information portal

Editorial team of railway magazine “Railway Supply”

Roman Skidanov
tel +38 093 152-04-32 (EN)
Oleksandr Batrak
tel +38 050 325-25-63 (UA, RU)


Find the latest news of the railway industry in Eastern Europe, the former Soviet Union and the rest of the world on our page on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, read Railway Supply magazine online.

Place your ads on webportal and in Railway Supply magazine. Detailed information is in Railway Supply media kit