Stadler receives first Flirt Akku battery train order

GERMANY: Schleswig-Holstein transport authority NAH.SH has selected Stadler to supply 55 Flirt Akku battery multiple-units to operate regional services and provide 30 years of maintenance. Announcing its selection as preferred bidder on June 19, Stadler said that it will reveal more details when the contract is signed, which is expected after

Rail, metro and tram spending in New South Wales budget

AUSTRALIA: Several rail projects have been allocated funding in the 2019-20 New South Wales budget, which was presented on June 18. The state government is providing A$812m as part of a A$1·8bn package over four years towards the New Intercity Fleet. The RailConnect consortium of Hyundai Rotem, Mitsubishi Electric Australia and

We regret the delay to your train…

For every late train there is a reason. Some are straightforward, others more complex, and each knock-on has an affect around the network, but with each delay comes a cost. Phil Marsh explains the work of the Delay Attribution Board, which adjudicates for the industry on the more complex cases IN

UWC Ships 26 Tank Cars to GATX Rail Vostok

United Wagon Company (UWC) has shipped 26 tank cars to GATX Rail Vostok. The subsidiary of GATX Corporation will use these tank cars to transport molasses and vegetable oils.  UWC stainless steel tank car for molasses and vegetable oils © UWC UWC says this tank car is a new addition to its product

China Railway Corp becomes China State Railway Group Co

CHINA: China Railway Corp was officially restructured as China State Railway Group Co on June 18, with China Railway and CR as its official English-language short name and abbreviation. China Railway is a solely state-owned enterprise with registered capital of 1·74tr yuan, established in accordance with company law. Its responsibilities include

Alstom P80 Point Machine Passes Testing in Kazakhstan

The Alstom-SOP Trade joint venture, KEP – KazElectroPrivod, has successfully tested the P80 point machine. The testing took place over a six-month period at the new turnout (set of points) at Shiderty Station, Ekibastuz, in the Pavoldar region of northeast Kazakhstan.  Alstom P80 point machine at Shiderty train station © Alstom KEP conducted

Bollé Safety – a World Leader in Lens Technology

Life is normally full of compromises but not anymore with a new range of high-tech lens developments from Bollé Safety for the rail industry. For any condition, in any working environment Bollé Safety has the lens for you. BAXTER PLATINUM Bollé Safety has revolutionised eye protection with an innovation that exceeds the requirements of

War of words grows on second SWR strike day

THE war of words between South Western Railway and the RMT has become more heated on the second day of five 24-hour walkouts. The dispute over on-train staffing and the future role of guards has been running for months, but the latest action is the most intensive yet. Although the RMT claimed

19 June: news in brief

Diversity gap ASLEF has launched a new report called ‘On track with diversity’ – which the union said reveals a ‘glaring gap’ between those in the driver's cab at the front of the train and the communities they serve. ASLEF general secretary Mick Whelan said: ‘When I stood up at our

Cardiff – London open access plan

UK: Grand Union Trains has applied to the Office of Rail & Road for a track access agreement which would enable it to launch a Cardiff Central – London Paddington open access passenger service from late 2020. The proposed hourly service would call at Newport, Severn Tunnel Junction and Bristol Parkway,

Yağmur yağdı hızlı tren durdu – Odatv

  1. Yağmur yağdı hızlı tren durdu  Odatv
  2. Son dakika… TCDD duyurdu… Bazı demiryolu hatları trafiğe kapatıldı  Hürriyet
  3. İstanbul-Ankara demiryolu hattı aşırı yağış nedeniyle kapatıldı  Haberler.com
  4. TCDD: Bilecik-Alifuatpaşa/Arifiye arası tren trafiğine kapandı  Sözcü
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  2. Son dakika… TCDD duyurdu… Bazı demiryolu hatları trafiğe kapatıldı  Hürriyet
  3. İstanbul-Ankara demiryolu hattı aşırı yağış nedeniyle kapatıldı  Haberler.com
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Son dakika… TCDD duyurdu… Bazı demiryolu hatları trafiğe kapatıldı – Hürriyet

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  3. TCDD: Bilecik-Alifuatpaşa/Arifiye arası tren trafiğine kapandı  Sözcü
  4. TCDD’den trafiğe kapatılan platformlar ile ilgili açıklama  Mynet
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Italy: Newag Impuls 2 Electric Trains for FSE

Italian railway company Ferrovie del Sud Est (FSE) says its first electric train is on its way. Built by Polish rolling stock manufacturer Newag, the IMPULS 2 electric multiple unit will enter service in September this year. Up until now FSE has run diesel multiple units only. These new trains

Brussels: STIB Buys Additional 30 FLEXITY Trams

FLEXITY tram for Brussels © Bombardier Transportation This order is part of a framework agreement that the two parties signed in April 2018. The framework contract covered a maximum of 175 trams. The initial order STIB placed (also in April 2018) was for 60 trams. This current order is worth around 67 million

Brussels: STIB Buys Additional 30 FLEXITY Trams

FLEXITY tram for Brussels © Bombardier Transportation This order is part of a framework agreement that the two parties signed in April 2018. The framework contract covered a maximum of 175 trams. The initial order STIB placed (also in April 2018) was for 60 trams. This current order is worth around 67 million

18 June: news in brief

South Western strikes begin THE first of five days of strikes has begun on South Western Railway, after new talks last week failed to reach agreement over on-train staffing and the role of guards. The walkouts have closed the Shepperton branch, and trains on the Hampton Court branch will run only

Nomad Digital Secures Next Generation WiFi Services Contract in California

The Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority (CCJPA), an intercity passenger train system in California, has formally awarded Nomad Digital with the “Next Generation WiFi Services Contract”. CCJPA has procured, by the selection of Nomad Digital, the future installation, testing, operation, and maintenance of a next-generation WiFi network on board Capitol Corridor trains

Budapest – Beograd corridor upgrading contract signed

HUNGARY: A US$2·078bn contract to implement a major modernisation of the Hungarian section of the Budapest – Beograd route was signed on June 12.  The scope includes doubling-tracking the 150 km route from Budapest Soroksár to the border at Kelebia, installing ETCS Level 2 and work to permit 160 km/h operation. The

TCDD TAŞIMACILIK A.Ş. GENEL MÜDÜRLÜĞÜ PERSONELİ GÖREVDE YÜKSELME VE UNVAN DEĞİŞİKLİĞİ YÖNETMELİĞİNDE DEĞİŞİKLİK YAPILMASINA DAİR YÖNETMELİK RESMİ GAZETEDE YAYINLANDI

TÜRKİYE CUMHURİYETİ DEVLET DEMİRYOLLARI TAŞIMACILIK ANONİM ŞİRKETİ GENEL MÜDÜRLÜĞÜ PERSONELİ GÖREVDE YÜKSELME VE UNVAN DEĞİŞİKLİĞİ YÖNETMELİĞİNDE DEĞİŞİKLİK YAPILMASINA DAİR YÖNETMELİK MADDE 1 – 23/11/2018 tarihli ve 30604 sayılı Resmî Gazete’de yayımlanan Türkiye Cumhuriyeti Devlet Demiryolları Taşımacılık Anonim Şirketi Genel Müdürlüğü Personeli Görevde Yükselme ve Unvan Değişikliği Yönetmeliğinin 4 üncü maddesinin birinci

London: CAF to Supply 43 Metro Trains for DLR

CAF has signed a contract with Transport for London (TfL) for the design and manufacture of 43 new driverless metro trains for the Docklands Light Railway (DLR). CAF to supply new metro trains for London – DLR Stratford International extension © Transport for London The Spanish rolling stock manufacturer will deliver 43

SJ wins north Norway operating contract

NORWAY: The SJ Norge subsidiary of Sweden’s national passenger operator has been selected for the Lot 2 Nord operating contract, national railway agency Jernbanedirektoratet announced on June 17. The contract covers long-distance passenger services on the Dovrebanen and Nordlandsbanen routes from Oslo to Trinbdheim and Bodø, as well as the Rørosbanen,

The Network in Transit(ion)

Global Demand for Transportation is on the Rise Co-authored by: Kyle Connor, IoT and Transportation Industry Principal, at Cisco &Dani Schrakamp, Global Government Market Manager, at Cisco The past year turned out to be a success for the rail industry – outperforming the original projected growth rate, rail traffic grew at 2.9

Unipart Rail: Value through Innovation

Innovation for innovation’s sake is not a good position to take. It’s critical that innovation delivers value, helping the railways to improve and deliver a better service to operators and passengers. Our value in innovation is added though: Increasing safetyOptimising costReducing riskImproving performanceIncorporating digital solutionsIncreasing corporate responsibility At Unipart Rail we carefully assess both

South Western strikes set to go ahead

FIVE days of strikes are set to go ahead on South Western Railway from tomorrow, after new talks failed to reach agreement over on-train staffing and the role of guards. The walkouts will close the Shepperton branch, and trains on the Hampton Court branch will run only when passengers will be

Industry Insider Week 24 – 7 Must-Read Rail Stories

All the important rail news of the week, summed up for you in one place: our Railway-News Industry Insider Week 24 for 10–14 June 2019: Bombardier MITRAC solution © Bombardier Transportation Policy ICE 4 train in Germany © Deutsche Bahn AG / Georg Wagner ERA Set to Become the THE Railway Authority in Europe Following the

Transforming the Rail Industry with AI and IoT Technologies

Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies are being adopted globally by all industries to drive efficiency, improve productivity and reduce costs. The rail industry is no exception. Fuelled by intelligence from AI-driven systems and applications, railway operations are becoming safer, smarter and more reliable, significantly enhancing the passenger travel experience and freight logistics

Stäubli: Strong Connectors for Swissloop

Swissloop once again calls upon Stäubli’s performance and know-how. A new round of Elon Musk’s Hyperloop Competition for high-speed transport systems in evacuated tubes will soon take place, following the pre-qualifications that were held in fall last year. The technical concept of the newly formed young Swissloop team from the Zurich

Napier to Wairoa line reinstated

NEW ZEALAND: KiwiRail has completed rehabilitation of the 115 km Napier – Wairoa line, which was mothballed in December 2012 following severe storm damage. The project was supported with NZ$6·2m from the Provincial Growth Fund. ’Our next focus is to establish a log-hub in Wairoa so we are ready to begin

São Paulo airport EMU unveiled

BRAZIL: CRRC Qingdao Sifang has unveiled the first of eight eight-car Class 2500 electric multiple-units that it is supplying for São Paulo suburban operator CPTM’s Line 13 to Guarulhos Airport under a contract awarded in September 2017. The 12·2 km Line 13 was inaugurated in June 2018, and is currently operated using

GB Railfreight to reopen March sidings

UK: GB Railfreight has secured a lease for the disused March Up Yard rail sidings in Cambridgeshire in eastern England. The operator plans to use the site for the stabling and maintenance of rolling stock which is used on freight trains between Middleton Towers and Yorkshire, to carry aggregates between the

Unipart Agrees Five-Year Sicut Deal in Australia and NZ

Sicut Composite Railway Sleepers deliver superior performance, longer life and better value for rail track asset owners. They also offer a truly sustainable option where the use of recycled and recyclable materials and carbon reduction are important factors. The unique technologies used in Sicut’s sleepers have been developed by the globally-renowned polymers research

UK: New Greater Anglia BMUs Receive ORR Approval

UK: The Office of Rail and Road, the regulatory authority for rail in Britain, has given its approval for the 24 four-car bi-mode FLIRT trains Stadler has been manufacturing for Greater Anglia. Stadler says these are the first FLIRT trains in the country to get this ‘authorisation for placing into

Next generation Acela trainsets take shape

USA: Alstom invited guests to its Hornell factory in New York state on June 12 to showcase the progress it is making in producing the next generation of Acela high speed trainsets for Amtrak. Amtrak says that ‘significant progress’ is being made in production of the fleet, which is expected to

14 June: news in brief

FLIRT accepted NEW trains being built for Greater Anglia by Stadler have received their first approval from the Office of Rail and Road. The ORR has authorised the use of four-car bi-mode FLIRT units, although they can only start to carry passengers after a testing and commissioning programme has been completed.

Prof. Dr. Adem Sözüer: Protestolara sert polis müdahalesinin sebebi ‘Bacaklarını kırın, …

Çorlu tren kazasında hayatını kaybedenlerin yakınları Ankara’da Anayasa Mahkemesi önünde ‘Adalet Nöbeti’ tutarak basın açıklaması yapmak istedi. Polis ailelerin ve milletvekillerinin AYM önünde açıklama yapmasına izin vermeyince arbede yaşandı. RS FM'de yayınlanan Yavuz Oğhan'dan Bidebunudinle programına katılan hukukçu Prof. Dr. Adem Sözüer, polisin müdahalesini eleştirdi. Anayasaya göre herkesin,önceden izin almadan; silahsız

Southeastern franchise extension confirmed

UK: The Department for Transport and the Govia joint venture of Go-Ahead (65%) and Keolis (35%) have agreed a short-term extension to the current South Eastern passenger franchise until November 10, the operator confirmed on June 13, with an option for a further extension to April 1 2020. The franchise extension

Passenger figures are rising again

THE number of railway journeys made between April 2018 and March this year set a new record, according to the Office of Rail and Road. The ORR says the total for 2018-19 was 1.759 billion journeys. The figure was driven by a 3 per cent increase nationally, amounting to about 50

16 New Stadler FLIRT Trains for NordWestBahn

Stadler has won a contract with Transdev GmbH for 16 FLIRT trains. The electric multiple units will run on the Regio S-Bahn Bremen/Lower Saxony network. The contract is worth around 100 million euros (113 million USD). Transdev GmbH, a German subsidiary of the French Transdev Group, has commissioned Stadler to

PPP partners to develop Utah freight railway

USA: Proposals for the construction of a 160 km freight railway to serve the Uinta Basin region of Utah state are to be taken forward under a public-private partnership, with the aim of starting construction in 2022. The Uinta Basin Railway is being promoted by the Seven County Infrastructure Coalition, which was

13 June: news in brief

Southeastern rescue deal THE Southeastern franchise has been extended until 10 November at least, after two months of talks between Southeastern’s owner Govia and the Department for Transport. Time had been running out for the negotiations, and without an agreement the DfT would have been forced to take over as ‘operator

TAZARA seeks opportunities with the private sector

AFRICA: The Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority board is seeking to develop open access operations to increase traffic on its network, ‘in view of the good performance by the private operator so far’. Following its meeting in Dar es Salaam on June 1, the board directed the railway’s management to appoint a contracts

1960s Railtours with a difference

For this month’s Practice & Performance , Keith Farr takes a nostalgic look at some notable steam rail tours from the 1960s One fine June evening in 1967, a friend and I were enjoying dinner in the restaurant car of the 17.05 Euston-Carlisle. During the soup course we were discussing our

Çorlu tren kazasında yakınlarını kaybeden ailelere polis müdahalesi: Biz evlatlarımız …

Çorlu’da 8 Temmuz 2018 tarihinde, 25 kişinin yaşamını yitirdiği ve yüzlerce kişinin yaralandığı tren faciasının ilk davası 3 Temmuz’da Çorlu 1’inci Ağır Ceza Mahkemesi’nde görülecek. Dört TCDD personelinin ‘taksirle ölüme ve yaralanmaya neden olma’ suçlamasıyla hakim karşısına çıkacağı tarihten önce kazada hayatını kaybedenlerin yakınları Anayasa Mahkemesi (AYM) önünde bir araya gelmek

CAF wins order for new DLR trains

CAF has won a Transport for London contract to supply 43 trains for Docklands Light Railway. The contract will include a Fleet Support Agreement, which will guarantee technical support and spares. The new five-car trains are due to enter service in 2023, replacing the 33 oldest examples in the present fleet. Although

12 June: news in brief

Floods disrupt train services FLOODS have been disrupting train services in many parts of the country after torrential rain during the past 24 hours. Some London lines were badly affected last night, and for a while passengers were advised to avoid the south London area. The situation is improving now, but

nVent ERICO – Railway Electrical Protection

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Fleet Focus: Britain’s new trains

Exciting times are ahead as the first trains of two new fleets entered service during April and May. A total of 22 new or fully refurbished fleets are due for introduction by 12 train operators over the next three years, and The RM will be taking a closer look at

Brazilian line reopens after safety shutdown

BRAZIL: Mining giant Vale resumed regular operation of freight services on the Belo Horizonte branch of Estrado de Ferro Vitória a Minas on June 6, after confirmation that the railway would not be affected by the possible collapse of tailings at a nearby abandoned iron ore mine in Minas Gerais

Turhan: ‘Son 16 Yılda Ulaştırma Altyapıları İçin 600 Milyar TL Yatırım …

Halkalı-Kapıkule Demiryolu Hattı Projesinin Çerkezköy- Kapıkule Kesimi Yapım Sözleşmesi İmza Töreni, Ulaştırma ve Altyapı Bakanı M.Cahit Turhan’ın katılımıyla, YHT Ankara Garı bünyesinde bulunan The Ankara Hotel’de gerçekleştirildi. İmza törenine: Ulaştırma ve Altyapı Bakanı M. Cahit [devamı…]

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Bombardier Launches Updated MITRAC Solutions

Bombardier launched its latest version of its MITRAC solution at UITP in Stockholm.  Bombardier’s TALENT 3 Battery Electric Train © Bombardier The mobility provider has updated its MITRAC solution to reduce life-cycle costs. This reduces both investment and running costs for operators. Further, the new solution will have a smaller negative impact

Sign language app for deaf passengers

UK: ScotRail and InterpreterNow have introduced an app designed to make it easier for railway staff to communicate with deaf people using British Sign Language. The app can be installed on staff or customer smartphones, and provides immediate access to online British Sign Language interpreting via a video call. Customers sign to

Bombardier presents fastest interlocking

INTERLOCKING: Bombardier Transportation presented what it says is the fastest computer-based interlocking at UITP Global Public Transport Summit 2019. Speaking exclusively to Railway Gazette at the company’s Liljeholmen office in Stockholm on June 11, Bombardier said that EBILock950 will be officially presented at the Nordic Rail trade show in Jönköping in

Thales presents big data software at UITP

THALES: Thales has presented two tools for big data analytics at the UITP Global Public Transport Summit 2019. Thales’ NAIA software captures data on passenger flow, platform crowding, train occupancy and intervals between trains. It then analyses this to help operators to understand how passengers behave and respond appropriately. Using the number

Dodoma commuter rail study commissioned

TANZANIA: Tanzania Railways Corp has awarded an international consortium a €2·5m nine-month contract to undertake feasibility and preliminary design studies for a commuter rail network in the capital Dodoma. The consortium is led by Spanish consultancy Ardanuy Ingenieria and includes Intercontinental Consultants & Technocrats from India and South Korea’s Soosung Engineering. The

Halkalı Kapıkule Demiryolu Hattı Sözleşmesi İmzalandı

Ulaştırma ve Altyapı Bakanı M. Cahit Turhan, Halkalı-Kapıkule Demiryolu Hattı`nın yük taşıma kapasitesinin, Çerkezköy-Kapıkule kesiminin yapımıyla önemli oranda artacağını belirterek, yapımı için Avrupa Birliği`nden (AB) 275 milyon avro hibe kullanılacak olan projenin tamamlanmasıyla Avrupa ülkeleriyle [devamı…]

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Avrupa İle Yüksek Standartlı Demiryolu Bağlantısı İçin İmzalar Atıldı

Avrupa İle Yüksek Standartlı Demiryolu Bağlantısı İçin İmzalar Atıldı : Ulaştırma ve Altyapı Bakanı M. Cahit Turhan, Halkalı-Kapıkule Demiryolu Hattı`nın yük taşıma kapasitesinin, Çerkezköy-Kapıkule kesiminin yapımıyla önemli oranda artacağını belirterek, yapımı için Avrupa Birliği`nden (AB) [devamı…]

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Kemal Demirel Dünyada Demiryolu İçin Yürüyen Tek Milletvekili

Şunu biliyoruz… Büyük bütçeli yatırımlar kentler çok istediğinde ve bu isteği belli ettiğinde gündeme gelip gerçekleşiyor. Gerçi… Kent olarak sahip çıkma noktasında ne kadar başarılı olduğumuz tartışılır, ama Bursa çok uzun yıllardır demiryolu istiyor, hızlı tren bekliyor. İşte… Bu konuyu kent gündemine taşıyıp kamuoyu oluşturma anlamında önemli bir misyon [devamı…]

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Operail concerned about infrastructure charges

ESTONIA: State owned logistics company Operail has reported a net profit of €2·6m for the first three months of 2019, double the figure for the same period last year. Chairman Raul Toomsalu said the main source of profit was the lease fleet of 2 100 wagons, with revenue up 65% as

Virgin TrainS to make open access bid

FOLLOWING the shock announcement Virgin Trains (VT) and its partner Stagecoach had been disqualified from bidding from the West Coast Partnership franchise and were likely to exit railways, VT has surprised everyone by announcing it will make a bid to become an open access operator. Virgin has lodged an application with

Industry Insider Week 23 – 13 Must-Read Rail Stories

All the important rail news of the week, summed up for you in one place: our Railway-News Industry Insider Week 23 for 3–7 June 2019: Eurodual six-axle locomotive © Stadler Rolling Stock FLIRT train for Dallas, Texas © Stadler Stadler to Deliver 8 FLIRT Trains to Texas Swiss train manufacturer Stadler has entered into a

Bombardier Presents Light Rail Vehicle Safety System

Sweden – Bombardier Transportation unveiled its COMPAS light rail vehicle safety system at UITP 2019 today.  Bombardier’s COMPAS system © Bombardier Transportation COMPAS: Collision and Overspeed Monitoring and Prevention Assistance System Bombardier Transportation chose the UITP Global Public Transport Summit taking place in Stockholm 9–12 June to unveil its new safety system for

Halkalı-Kapıkule Demiryolu Hattı İçin İstanbul’da 956 Parsele Kamulaştırma

TCDD, Halkalı-Kapıkule arası 229 kilometrelik demiryolu hattının yenilenmesi projesi kapsamında, İstanbul sınırları içinde 956 parseli kamulaştıracak. Yeni hat için açılan kamulaştırma ihalesi ile, söz konusu parsellerin kıymet takdiri yapılacak Habertürk‘ten Mehmet Demirkaya’nın haberine göre, Türkiye [devamı…]

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Russian rolling stock innovation centre planned

RUSSIA: An agreement to establish a rolling stock engineering innovation centre was signed by Russian Railways, Sinara Group and technology partner Siemens Mobility at the St Petersburg International Economic Forum. The partners said the centre would consolidate existing experience and acquire new expertise to provide engineering consultancy, design, and documentation services

Stadler sees success on six axles

EUROPE: Stadler says that its family of six-axle diesel, electric and bi-mode Eurodual locomotives are ‘30 to 40% better in terms of track forces’ than ‘most of the four-axle locos in use around Europe today’. Pascal Cantin, Stadler’s Head of Product Sales Locomotive and Sales Director Western Europe, told the Transport

Tambo Springs terminal ‘will change the face of Gauteng’

SOUTH AFRICA: The Southern Palace Joint Venture Consortium has won a 20-year concession to design, finance, build and operate a major intermodal terminal serving Gauteng province. Announcing the ‘historic public and private sector partnership’ on June 5, Transnet said the R2∙5bn terminal forming part of the Gauteng Integrated Transport Master Plan

Marmaray’ın Yatan Vagonlarının Altında Kimin İmzası Var?

Vagon fabrikamızı emekliliği bekleme yerine çeviren, Güney Kore firması ile AKP’li müteahhitlerin vagon pazarına çöreklenmesini sağlayan, kurdukları düzen ile yerli üretimi kendi ceplerine aktaranlar aynıdır. Asıl ilginci TÜVASAŞ’ın arazisini veren, Hyundai Eurotem fabrikasının temelini atan, [devamı…]

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Marmaray’da 478 Milyon Euroluk İsraf İddialarına Bakanlıktan Yalanlama

Ulaştırma ve Altyapı Bakanlığı, bazı basın yayın kuruluşlarında yer alan “Marmaray’da kullanılmak üzere alınan tren setlerinin, kullanılmayarak kendi hâline bırakıldığı” şeklindeki iddiaların gerçeği yansıtmadığı belirtildi. Bakanlık’tan yapılan açıklamada, Marmaray’a, işletilmek üzere gelecekteki hedef yolcu sayıları [devamı…]

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Made of Stone: Tunstead Quarry, Derbyshire

Construction traffic is the biggest growth area for UK railfreight, with millions of tonnes of material being moved every year – much of it to London and the south-east of England. Ben Jones visits one of the country’s most important locations – Tarmac’s Tunstead Quarry in Derbyshire. Less than three miles

£25million support for for Scottish rail freight industry

The Scottish Government has allocated £25million to support the country’s rail freight industry over the next five years. Scottish Transport Secretary Michael Matheson announced the ring-fenced funding during a visit to Freightliner’s Coatbridge Terminal on May 9. Rail freight operators, Network Rail and Transport Scotland can now put forward proposals

İzmir – Ödemiş Tren Saatleri 2019

TCDD Taşımacılık A.Ş. tarafından İzmir-Ödemiş arasında hergün karşılıklı olarak 7 sefer gerçekleştirilmektedir. İzmir – Ödemiş arası yol yenileme çalışmalarının ardından artırılan seferlere Ödemiş’li vatandaşların ilgisi yüksek düzeyde. Ödemişlilerin seyahatlerinde tren tercih etmeleri TCDD Taşımacılık A.Ş.’yi [devamı…]

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Adapazarı – İstanbul (Pendik) Ada Ekspresi Tren Saatleri 2019

TCDD hatlarında TCDD Taşımacılık A.Ş. tarafından işletilen Ada Ekspresi Adapazarı ile İstanbul arasında hergün sefer yapmaktadır. Ada Ekspresinin güzergahında buluna Gar ve İstasyonlar Adapazarı Gar, Mithatpaşa, Arifiye, Sapanca, Büyükderbent, Köseköy, İzmit YHT, Derince YHT, Yarımca [devamı…]

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ZSSK RegioPanter EMU rolled out

SLOVAKIA: Škoda Transportation has rolled out the first of the Class 660 electric multiple-units ordered by national passenger operator ZSSK for use on regional services around Žilina. The €160m contract for 25 dual-voltage 3 kV DC/25 kV AC EMUs with a maximum speed of 160 km/h was signed in March 2018,

Russian Railways orders high speed trains

RUSSIA: Russian Railways has signed a €1·1bn order for a further 13 Velaro RUS high speed trains for use on the 650 km Moscow – St Petersburg route, Siemens Mobility announced on June 7. The 10-car trainsets will be supplied by Siemens Mobility and the Ural Locomotives joint venture of Siemens

Southeastern deal unresolved as deadline approaches

THE Department for Transport remains locked in talks with Govia over another extension to the Southeastern franchise, barely two weeks before the present contract is due to end. It was in June 2017 that the DfT announced that four bidders had been shortlisted for South Eastern. They were Govia, Stagecoach, Trenitalia

Israel Railways Buys 74 TWINDEXX Vario Coaches

Bombardier Transportation and Israel Railways (ISR) have signed a contract for 74 additional TWINDEXX Vario double-decker coaches. This order is part of a framework agreement that the two parties signed in October 2010. It is worth around 147 million euros (166 million USD). Bombardier says it will deliver all 74 coaches

Changes signalled for HS2 route in North

THE government is reconsidering the route of HS2 between Crewe and Manchester and also between Birmingham and Leeds, which are jointly known as Phase 2b. A consultation has been launched on proposals to use HS2 as a regional route, by providing two new junctions so that Northern Powerhouse Rail services could

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