IFSTTAR Villeneuve d'Ascq - Lille (France) invites applications for a position as post-doc in operations research and rail transportation. The position will run for a period of 24 months.
All students and young researchers investigating transport-related issues in Europe are invited to take part in the TRA VISIONS 2018 Young Researchers Competition. Registrations will remain open till the end of June 2017. Don't miss your chance to join the competition and register today.
Iran: The 267 km railway linking Tehran with the city of Hamadan was offiically opened on May 8 by President Hassan Rouhani and Minister of Roads & Urban Development Abbas Akhoundi.
France: A joint venture of Millet SA and RegioRail has been selected by the port authorities of La Rochelle and Nantes Saint-Nazaire to become the new traction partner in their rail operating company OFP Atlantique.
Next Generation Rail is a conference series aimed at bringing together UK-based early-career researchers and young professionals already working in the rail industry or planning to join the rail community in order to share ideas, promote collaboration and support innovation.
Design and Development of Stations and Terminals Summit 2017 As population rapidly grows, cities all over the globe are currently investing billions of dollars on the Mass Transportation infrastructure that will cater for tomorrow’s needs.
Conference topics include the following areas: - road transport, rail transport, air transport, sea transport and inland, - municipal and bicycle transport, - industrial transport, - load preparation, organization and coordination of cargo handling,
The First International Conference on Rail Transportation will be held from July 10-12 2017, in Chengdu, China, and will be hosted by Southwest Jiaotong University (SWJTU) and co-sponsored by the following institutions:
Looking to widen your horizons in rail research? Wondering what scientists and researchers can still contribute to the field? Have a look at our (random) selection of 5 recently published original papers on rail research.
The rail industry has gathered today to set out a blueprint on how technology can address challenges facing Britain’s railway.
Today's article features a blog post from Graham Ellis, who has recently realised just how far-reaching railway digitalisation will become.
An innovative new system to stow seats within passenger train carriages to create space for cargo is now available for train operating companies to trial.