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Fairfild to Showcase Power Resistors at InnoTrans 2016

Fairfild will be exhibiting at this year's InnoTrans exhibition, taking place from 20-23 September in Berlin, Germany.

China Railway Construction wins $1.85bn deal for Kano city light rail in Nigeria

China Railway Construction has provisionally secured a $1.85bn contract to build a light rail line in Kano State, Nigeria.

Newcastle Light Rail Project

Newcastle Light Rail is a proposed 2.7km track that will run from Wickham Transport Interchange through the central business district to Pacific Park in New South Wales (NSW), Australia.

RAIL.ONE at InnoTrans 2016

RAIL.ONE will present itself at the InnoTrans Exhibition in Berlin in Hall 26, Booth 305. The InnoTrans is the leading trade show for transport technology and is taking place 20-23 September 2016. In addition to its comprehensive portfolio of modern …

Melbourne’s Ormond and Bentleigh stations open

Ormond and Bentleigh train stations have opened ahead of schedule in Melbourne, Australia, after extensive works to remove three level crossings.

Network Rail opens new concourse at London Bridge

Network Rail has opened two-thirds of the new concourse at London Bridge Station, UK, as part of a major redevelopment programme.

MEA Water Management-Drainage Solutions for Tramway Tracks

MEA Water Management is a leading manufacturer of linear drainage systems for tramway tracks.The company offers polymer concrete products using traditional channel-systems construction materials, as...

ELPA at Innotrans 2016

Excessive levels of noise, of wear and tear, and high operating costs are problems which most railways and tramways face today.

Anvis Industry-Anti-Vibration Parts for the Railway Industry

Anvis Industry designs, develops and manufactures anti-vibration parts for high-speed trains, locomotives, intercity trains, subways and tramways worldwide.

S3 Passenger Modules for SNCF's Ouibus

SNCF created OUIBUS, its long-distance bus travel service which links the major cities of France and Europe.

S3 Passenger for IZY

IZY (Thalys low-cost offer) has been offering a new direct connection between Brussels-Midi and Paris Gare du Nord, with two to three daily services each way since April 3 2016.

Alstom wins $2bn deal from Amtrak for high-speed trains

Alstom has secured a $2bn contract from US-based rail operator Amtrak to design and build 28 new high-speed trains.

Huber+Suhner and Bombardier finalise cabling deal

Switzerland-based Huber+Suhner has entered a five-year agreement to provide cabling for Bombardier Transportation's current and future rolling stock.

UK to fund new train stations in England and Wales

The UK Government has announced £20m in funding to build a number of new railway stations across England and Wales.

WID to Unveil New TBOGI Developments at Innotrans

Wayside Inspection Devices (WID) will be exhibiting at Innotrans for its second show. WID will be a part of the Québec-Canada Pavilion, with a booth at Hall 11, second floor, stand 205.

Railways and the digital age: learning from Fujitsu

Trains are overcrowded, and passenger satisfaction is suffering. The UK rail industry, sensing the need for transformation, is turning to technology to alleviate some of the pressure. How will this shape the industry in the future?

Locomotive Classifications

CN 3014, classed as EF-644t Following on my recent post about railfan names for locomotives, I was asked on Instagram what the cryptic letters on CN locomotives meant. CN Locomotive Classifications The CNRHA's CNCylopedia has a great page that describes what these cryptic designations are. Show More Summary

Rubber and Thermoplastics in Railway Traffic

Rex Articoli Tecnici SA researches, develops and produces specific materials and finished products, counting on an expert team of chemists and technicians specialised in elastomers and on its laboratories equipped for carrying out all the necessary t…

Bombardier opens new production facility in South Africa

Bombardier Transportation has opened a new production facility and future South African headquarters at Isando in Johannesburg.

Stadler to provide 22 EMUs for Stockholm’s Roslagsbanan line

Switzerland-based Stadler has won a Skr2bn ($240m) order from Stockholm County Council’s Traffic Committee to provide 22 three-car electric multiple-units (EMU).

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