Choosing a New Lens I'm on the hunt for a new lens for my camera. Currently have three lenses for my Canon T1i: My baby, a Canon 70-200mm f/4 IS lens The kit lens, a Canon 18-55mm f/4-5.6 IS lens The "nifty fifty", a Canon 50mm f/1.8 lens My Baby I love the Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 L IS USM lens. Show More Summary
Here's the second half of my railfan morning at Prague's main train station (hlavní nádraží).Here's a different angle on the train station, showing the old city in the distance. The spires on the left horizon belong to the Týn Church, which was right beside our hotel. Show More Summary
Customers at over 130 Northern Rail stations are benefiting from real-time customer information screens (CIS) designed and manufactured by Infotec.
The UK Government recently announced an ambitious plan to create an additional 30,000 rail and road apprenticeships by the end of the current parliament. With concerns regarding the widening skills gap in the industry, this is a crucial moment for th…
Toshiba International Corporation has awarded Westermo a 4.2 MUSD order for the supply of communication network equipment.
The South West Trains (SWT) and Network Rail (NR) alliance has opened a joint training and development centre at the Basingstoke training campus in northeast Hampshire, the UK.
Bombardier has opened a new Rail Control Solutions (RCS) engineering and product development (EAPD) office in Gurgaon, Delhi National Capital region (NCR) in India.
Crosslinx Transit Solutions has signed a C$9.1bn ($7bn) contract with Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx to design, build, finance and maintain the Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit (Crosstown LRT) project in Toronto, Can...
Russia-based United Wagon Company (UWC) has secured a contract from chemical company Metafrax to deliver 105 tank cars with increased loading capacity.
German transport technology company Vossloh has signed a contract to sell its Rail Vehicles business unit in Spain to Swiss train manufacturer Stadler Rail.
For more than 30 years, ThermOmegaTech has been providing temperature control solutions for industry through forward thinking and innovation.
The implementation of an upcoming multimodal transport route has the potential to shift the power dynamics in global freight. Initiated by the governments of China, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan, the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route aims to re…
Xizi Otis Elevator has secured a contract to maintain all 110 Otis escalators installed at Beijing South Railway Station in China.
Dutch transit operator HTM has introduced the Siemens Avenio tram on the new light rail line 2 in The Hague, Netherlands.
Japanese conglomerate Hitachi has completed the acquisition of rail transport engineering firm AnsaldoBreda and a 40% stake in signalling supplier Ansaldo STS from Italy-based Finmeccanica.
My wife and I visited Vienna and Prague this fall. We spent 6 days in Vienna and 6 days in Prague and thoroughly enjoyed both cities. After seeing the main train station ("hlavní nádraží") in Prague, and Tom Gatermann's great photos of the rail traffic around the station, I wanted to spend some time there. Show More Summary
Welser Profile draws on its experience to provide solutions to complex requirements in construction of railway vehicles.
Video showcasing the production process for Rhomberg's slab track system.
Rolling stock company Porterbrook Leasing has placed an order for an additional 80 Class 387 Electrostar electric multiple units (EMUs) from Bombardier.
The Australian Government is extending five passing loops across Victoria and South Australia to facilitate the operation of 1,800m trains.