David Baddiel’s unique children’s story arrives on Virgin Trains

David Baddiel’s unique children’s story arrives on Virgin Trains ‘The Girl Who Had Never Been On A Train’, available exclusively on Virgin Trains on-board...

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...

Positive steps towards a more consumer-focused rail retail industry

The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) today concluded its review of the rail retail market, which focused on how tickets are sold to...

Metro Mayor celebrates the start of first North Wales to Liverpool...

Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram has hailed the new opportunities for work and leisure that new services between Liverpool and...

Hitachi and Bombardier awarded contract to supply 23 very high-speed Frecciarossa...

New operator ILSA has chosen Frecciarossa 1000 trains for their maximum reliability and high passenger comfort on high-speed routes in Spain from...

Bombardier Wins Fleet Operations and Maintenance Contract in Montreal

Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation today announced that it has been awarded an eight-year contract by Montréal's Agence Métropolitaine de Transport (AMT) for the...

Stadler Pankow receives order for 45 FLIRT3 multiple units from Go-Ahead...

Berlin, 11 May 2016. At the end of April, Stadler Pankow GmbH and Go-Ahead Verkehrsgesellschaft Deutschland GmbH signed a contract for the delivery of...

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...

Alpha Trains orders Vectron locomotives

Six multisystem locomotives Option for an additional four locomotives Order includes full service and maintenance Alpha Trains Luxembourg S.à r.l has placed an order with Siemens for...

Hitachi Rail successfully tests first battery-powered tram

Battery-powered tram offers major benefits of requiring no overhead wires or other electrified infrastructure – saving on costs and visual impact

TX Logistik back on track with its own licence in...

Since the start of this year, TX Logistik AB has once again been carrying out national transports in Sweden using its own traction stock. This has become...

Czech Railways plans to hire 10 express locomotives, announces tender

Czech Railways (ČD) has announced a European tender to hire ten express multi-system electric locomotives for a period of ten years to operate at...

Secure Rail : Protection, Prevention and Planning For the Future

Secure Rail is the only conference that addresses North American rail security from an organizational perspective on both physical and cyber security. This exclusive...

3rd Global Track Maintenance and Asset Management Congress 2017

3rd Global Track Maintenance and Asset Management Congress 2017 24th & 25th January 2017 - Berlin, Germany The Only Global Conference On Track Maintenance & Rail...

Alstom sets a new high-speed record in Kazakhstan with its KZ4AT...

Alstom sets a high-speed record in Kazakhstan reaching 200 km/h while conducting tests on its KZ4AT passenger locomotive on the Moiynty-Kiik line South East...

The express freight train Minsk–Riga has made its first trip carrying...

Along with the visit of Latvian officials and the President of “Latvijas dzelzceļš” (LDz) in Minsk, where further co-operation with the companies of the...

Alstom to supply traction and train control monitoring systems for the...

Alstom has been awarded a contract worth 31 million euros to supply traction systems and train control monitoring systems (TCMS) for 156 metro cars of...

New Azuma trains arrive at UK port ahead of passenger services...

Two brand new Hitachi test trains arrived at Teesport (Middlesbrough) today after completing a two-month journey from Japan*. The two five-cartrains will form part of...

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