Great Western Railway launches #GuessTheWest

Share your score on Twitter for the chance to win a pair of first class return train tickets Great Western Railway (GWR) is excited to...

The world’s smallest train exhibition pulls into King’s Cross

Virgin Trains to unveil the world’s smallest trains in ‘Icons of the East Coast’ exhibitionExhibition marks one hundred weeks until Virgin Azuma comes into...

Alstom unveils its zero-emission train Coradia iLint at InnoTrans

Alstom has today presented its zero-emission train at InnoTrans, the railway industry’s largest trade fair, which takes place in Berlin from 20 to 23...

Deutsche Bahn honors Siemens as most innovative supplier

Deutsche Bahn honored Siemens today as its most innovative supplier. The Supplier Innovation Award was presented by Rüdiger Grube, CEO of Deutsche Bahn (DB),...

Hitachi first to signalling milestone in major boost for digital railway

Hitachi Rail Europe has achieved a major milestone on behalf of the rail industry as it bids to create extra capacity and greater reliability...

High resolution image of GWR Intercity Express train

Great Western Railway increases Hitachi Intercity fleet size with new multi-million pound order. Great Western Railway (GWR) has confirmed it will order an additional seven...

Long-distance train journeys to spark creativity

During the next year, selected members of the literary community will travel on Amtrak routes that crisscross the country and spend the time working...

GWR celebrates National Photo Week with the launch of #CaptureTheWest

GWR celebrates National Photo Week with the launch of #CaptureTheWest, a smartphone photography competition with celebrity judges GWR launches #CaptureTheWest, a smartphone photography competition to...

Youngsters imagine the Train of the Future

Private pet carriages and solar powered propulsion are amongst the inventive ideas that children have designed into their ultimate train of the future. Asked...

GWR unveils new Hitachi train in celebration of 175 years of...

New Intercity Express Train (IET) carries guests for the first time Great Western Railway (GWR) will on Thursday 30 June unveil the first of a...

ČD presents the historic Silver Arrow railcar at the Czech Raildays...

ČD presents the historic Silver Arrow railcar at the Czech Raildays exhibition. ČD is a traditional exhibitor at the Czech Raildays exhibition and together with...

Bon Appétit – Raymond Blanc Dishes Up New Afternoon Menu For...

Eurostar Business Premier passengers will be treated to a new afternoon menu designed by Michelin starred chef, Raymond Blanc OBE. The updated menu has been...

Bombardier Transportation and Global Rail Sdn. Bhd. Win Contract to Provide...

A Bombardier Transportation-Global Rail Sdn. Bhd. consortium has won the contract to provide the rail control and signalling system including platform screen doors (PSD)...

Knorr-Bremse to modernize high-speed fleet for Swedish State Railways

Swedish State Railways (SJ AB) has commissioned Knorr-Bremse to modernize its X 2000 high-speed trains. Ever since they were first introduced in 1990, the X...

Alstom announces the launch of a second TrainScanner in the UK

Alstom announced today that following the successful testing of TrainScanner predictive maintenance prototype on Virgin’s fleet of Pendolino trains in Manchester, a second investment...

Railpool orders five Vectron locomotives

Railpool, a full-service locomotive leasing company headquartered in Munich, Germany, has ordered five additional Vectron type AC locomotives. All five are to be delivered...

James Martin joins Virgin Trains as Executive Chef

Virgin Trains is set to partner with British chef and TV presenter, James Martin, as part of the train operator’s continued transformation of the...

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Arup collaborated with Nikken Sekkei on a feasibility study of an alternative approach to commuter train interiors as part of the RIBA ‘Tomorrow’s Train...

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