Eurostar’s First Weibo Campaign Attracts Over 50 Million Viewers

Eurostar’s first social media campaign on Chinese social media site, Sina Weibo, has attracted over 50 million viewers and helped to double direct sales...

Bombardier Marks a Century of Rail Control Leadership

Bombardier Transportation celebrates 100 years of pioneering contributions to the rail signalling industry. With over 27 sites worldwide, Bombardier’s international rail control business today partners...

New £50 Million Package of Benefits for South West Trains Passengers

Millions of pounds of enhancements announced as part of new agreement with the Department for Transport. Introduction of smart ticketing across the network and 170...

Mechan Scoops Major Rail Industry Prize

Sheffield-based rail depot equipment specialist, Mechan, has received national industry recognition for its work on the high profile InterCity Express Programme (IEP). The manufacturer scooped...

First Great Western welcomes Network Rail apology for signalling failures

First Great Western has welcomed an apology from Network Rail after signalling problems spilled into a third day in what has been a frustrating week for...

Banedanmark to participate in International Railway Summit 2016

International Railway Journal and IRITS Events Ltd are pleased to announce the participation of Banedanmark, the publicly owned infrastructure manager responsible for the maintenance...

Prime Minister visits Azuma!

The UK Prime Minister, David Cameron, has seen for himself the Virgin Azuma, the new train which will revolutionise services on the East Coast....

WORKING JACK TO RAISE MECHAN’S PROFILE AT RAILTEX

Sheffield-based Mechan is exhibiting the first ever working version of its flagship lifting jacks to be seen outside a rail depot at this year’s...

Eurotunnel selects Quintiq to improve the Channel Tunnel’s maintenance scheduling

Eurotunnel announced that it has selected Quintiq, a global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O) solutions, to deliver a software platform to...

SmartRail Asia

The 3rd annual SmartRail exhibition and congress for the South-East Asian rail and metro technology industry will be held from 26 – 28 November...

PASSENGERS TO BENEFIT FROM £210M TRAIN ORDER FOR UK’S BUSIEST COMMUTER...

PASSENGERS TO BENEFIT FROM £210M TRAIN ORDER FOR UK’S BUSIEST COMMUTER NETWORK ·150 new train carriages will deliver major boost in capacity at South West Trains ·Investment will...

Exclusive Interview With SBB On Deport Modernisation And Upgrades

1/ Why is depot modernisation such an important focus for European train operating companies at present?  European regulators want to enforce competition between different TOCs....

CBTC World Congress 2014

4th-6th November 2014 London The CBTC World Congress incorporating SmartMetro, is the original and world leading event for over 300 metro network experts. Metro and urban rail...

11 amazing images from the Crossrail project

Article by Luke Upton Today SmartRail World showcases 11 amazing photographs from the Crossrail project in London. The 118-kilometre (73-mile) railway line is one of...

THE RAILWAY AS A SYSTEM

RAILWAYS ARE THE ULTIMATE SYSTEM. MAKING THEM WORK IS HARD. THE UK HAS OUTSTANDING EXAMPLES OF THE CHALLENGES BOTH FACED AND OVERCOME 14-15 October 2015...

Meet More Rail Wireless Giants at Transport Wireless Rail 2016

As the Asia Pacific region only event focusing on rail wireless network and Metro /high-speed rail Wi-Fi development , Transport Wireless Rail 2016 will be...

NO SLEEP ‘TIL EPSOM! PETER’S ENDURANCE CHALLENGE RAISES CASH FOR EAST...

It was already a tough mission for night owl and transport fan Peter Mugridge – a charity train trek by train to all six...

Further Award Success For East Midlands Trains

East Midlands Trains scoops Customer Service Award at Nottinghamshire Chamber Business Awards -Train operator recognised for range of efforts to improve experience for all customers. -Award recognised...

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