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New Delhi's First Driverless Metro Line will be Equipped with Frauscher Axle Counting System

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (DMRC) awarded Japan-based Nippon Signal Co. Ltd. with a contract to supply communications-based train control (CBTC) system for Line 8 - the capital city's first driverless metro line, which is currently under constr…

High Availability of Modern Train Detection Systems using Intelligent Functions

Research and development in the field of signalling is faced with the challenge of providing cost-effective solutions for high availability of safety-relevant systems.

Off the hook: why are railway passenger rights optional in the EU?

Despite the EU’s efforts to establish a fairer, more transparent set of rights for rail passengers, extensive exemptions allowed to member states provide an all too easy set of loopholes. Eva Grey investigates.

First TBM starts drilling on Riyadh Metro Green Line

The first of two FAST Consortium tunnel-boring machines (TBM) to be used on the Riyadh Metro Green Line has been launched.

Abetong Supplying Technology for New High-Speed Track in Denmark

Abetong was recently awarded by Banedanmark the contract to modify and update their current Danish sleeper production plant to fit the new sleeper specification. The modifications of the sleeper plant in Fredericia will be performed during the fourth…

Australian freight owners urge government for funds on Inland Rail project

A total of seven Australia's transporters of freight on rail and road have written an open letter to the country's prime minister Tony Abbott to take a call on the Inland Rail project.

Victorian Government to invest A$2bn in new trains and trams

Australia's Victorian Government has unveiled plans to invest A$2bn ($1.5bn) for 83 new trams and trains across the state's metro, regional trains and tram network.

10 Questions for John Longhurst

Railroad magazine used to have a regular feature highlighting an "Interesting Railfan". I thought I would run a similar series with some railfans who have agreed to participate. I'm asking each railfan 10 questions, some standard and some customized for the particular person. Show More Summary

Tenmat Company Video

A company video from Tenmat showcasing their products.

Nagpur Metro Rail Project

Nagpur Metro is a new mass rapid transport system (MRTS) under development in Nagpur, the capital city of Maharashtra state, India. The MRTS will cover a total length of 38.21km and is estimated to cost Rs86.80bn ($1.4bn).

Hurontario-Main Light Rail Transit Project, Ontario

The Hurontario-Main Light Rail Transit is a new public transit project connecting the cities of Mississauga and Brampton in Ontario, Canada.

Artesyn to Showcase New SIL4 COTS Fail-Safe System for Train Control and Rail Signaling at Railtex

At the Railtex exhibition, Artesyn Embedded Technologies will showcase its ControlSafe™ Platform, one of the first embedded computing systems to use commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) components to create a fail-safe computing platform designed to be SI…

UK's Network Rail to improve key lines on Scotland's railway

UK rail infrastructure operator Network Rail is set to provide more than £12m of improvements on key lines on Scotland’s railway during this month.

Victorian Government to invest $257m in regional rail network

Australia's Victorian Government is set to invest $257m in developing new regional rail carriages and infrastructure to increase capacity across the regional network.

Refurbishment of LU's 106 Northern line trains completed

London Underground (LU) in the UK has completed the refurbishment of 106 Northern line trains, as part of a two-year upgrade programme.

Airquick to Attend Railtex 2015

Airquick are attending Railtex 2015 at the NEC, Birmingham 12 -14 May.

TENMAT RAILKO Freight Rail Catelogue

TENMAT's proprietary self-lubricating composite materials RAILKO and FEROFORM are widely recognised as the industry standard for demanding applications within the railways industry.

KEYMILE Presents New XMC20 Product Family for Mission-Critical Telecommunications Networks

KEYMILE is stepping up business with mission-critical telecommunications networks. The company is expanding its portfolio of solutions by launching the XMC20 product range especially for mission-critical networks.

TENMAT RAILKO are exhibiting at Transportlogistic in Munich messe.

TENMAT RAILKO, manufacturer of reinforced composites for the railway industry will be making our first appearance at the Transport logistics exhibition in Munich from the 5th May to the 8th May 2015.

Denmark approves Construction Act for road and railway tunnel project

The Danish Parliament has approved the proposed Construction Act for the Fehmarn Belt fixed link road and railway tunnel.

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