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Three-Phase Surge Reduction Filters 400V, 100A (SRFs)

Elsafe Australia has totally re-engineered and widened its range of rugged, heavy-duty surge reduction filters (SRFs) intended for deployment as primary surge protection. They include a combination of high-current filtering and surge protection compo…

UK Government plans Crossrail extension to Hertfordshire

The UK Government has launched a study into potential Crossrail extension that would provide faster rail services for passengers in Hertfordshire.

Network Rail to upgrade Blackpool rail line in north-west England

Network Rail has announced plans for additional investment to improve the rail line between Preston and Blackpool North, in order to provide better services in north-west England.

Array of Innovations from Multi-Contact at InnoTrans

The Swiss specialists in industrial plug connectors present new systems for tough environments at the leading transport engineering trade fair in Berlin.

CALIPRI – A Profile Measurement Device for Wheels, Brakes and Rails

Multitasking saves time and money: that is confirmed by a contact-free profile measurement device of the Austrian innovation incubator NextSense. Thanks to a non-contact measurement process, CALIPRI delivers high-precision and reproducible measuremen…

SRO signs first phase of doubling Dammam to Riyadh freight mainline contract

Saudi Railways Organization (SRO) has signed a contract with a local firm to begin work on doubling the country's freight mainline, in a bid to increase capacity and meet private sector transportation demand.

Alstom and Huawei to test metro LTE technology

French train manufacturer Alstom and Huawei have launched the first live testing of a long-term evolution (LTE) multi-services broadband radio network technology for the metro market.

Jacobs to provide engineering services for light rail systems in Pennsylvania

US-based Jacobs Engineering Group has secured a contract from the Port Authority of Allegheny County in Pennsylvania, US, to offer engineering design services for light rail transit systems.

50VA Rugged Pure Sine Wave Inverter for CCTV Systems

Absopulse Electronics has recently released the CSI 50-24/24-FT, an industrial quality low-voltage DC-AC sine wave inverter specifically designed for powering CCTV systems.

Transmashholding completes TEM35 locomotive testing

Russian rail manufacturer Transmashholding has finished testing its TEM35 shunting diesel locomotive with a hybrid power unit.

Union Pacific invests $11m to improve rail line between Colorado and Wyoming

Union Pacific Railroad has announced an $11m investment to bolster the rail line between LaSalle, Colorado, and Cheyenne, Wyoming, US.

Hitachi Rail to equip Class 37 locomotives with ETCS

Hitachi Rail Europe has signed a contract with the UK's Network Rail to install the European train control system (ETCS) on two Class 37 locomotives.

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Elsafe Railways: keeping Australia's trains running

KVT-Fastening-Industrial Fasteners for the Rail Industry

As a leading specialist of industrial fastening technology, KVT-Fastening offers sophisticated, high-quality individual components and customer-specific solutions for applications in a variety of ind...

Korea Rail to conduct light rail project study in Paraguay

The Korea Rail Network Authority (KRNA) has secured a contract to carry out a feasibility study into a light rail project in Paraguay, marking its entry into the South American railway market.

INIT develops new DEPARTURESlive real-time app

Intelligent transportation systems supplier INIT has developed a new app that is designed to provide real-time information for public transport users such as supervisors, drivers or passengers.

The August Signal: WAGO Cage Clamp on Elsafe Termination Module

Elsafe Railways takes quality and safety very seriously. At all levels of production, we have the highest safety standards and consistent quality controls at all times. Elsafe always chooses the best partners and suppliers in order to provide high-qu…

July Top Stories: Los Angeles Metro awards $1.6bn contract, UK DfT to fund rail improvements

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority awarded a $1.6bn contract to a joint venture comprising Skanska, Traylor Bros and J F Shea for the construction of Metro Purple Line extension and the UK Department of Transport announced p…

Northern cities in England plan railway improvements

Five cities in the north of England have announced plans to invest approximately £15bn to improve UK's transportation network.

Best Connected: New innovations from Frauscher at the InnoTrans 2014

Since the last time that the InnoTrans was held, Frauscher has successfully developed a range of customer specific products that have led to the creation of a broad choice of new applications and enhanced functionality.

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