Rüdiger Grube, CEO of Deutsche Bahn (DB), has told a German newspaper the rail company is planning to introduce driverless trains by as early as 2021.
Indian Railways has announced plans to invest in new technologies to boost passenger safety and reduce dependence on manual systems, following a recent spate of train accidents in Kanpur. As part of the plans, new equipment will be purchased to enable quick detection of fracture on rail tracks.
On December 11th, the first ETCS Level 1 signalling was installed over the 5 km between Aubange (Belgium) and Rodange (Luxembourg), making it the first conventional cross-border route in Europe to be equipped with ETCS according to Infrabel (Belgian infrastructure manager).
Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) has ordered new Talent 3 EMUs trains to rail manufacturer Bombardier, a contract amounting to €1.8 billion. ÖBB started with an order of 21 trains, which will be delivered in 2019 to operate regional and cross-border services.
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The 19th Rail Business Awards are open to any company of any size that conducts business within the UK rail industry, the RBA recognises and celebrates the best of those businesses. Companies may enter as many categories as they wish and submissions are welcome from
Many organisations looking to thrive in the 21st century are beginning to make delivery of the perfect customer experience a priority, and this include train operating companies which are figuring out the expectations of the modern, connected traveller.
Since their appearance on the consumer market, drones have proved to be incredibly versatile devices that save manpower, operational costs, and reduce many of the risks employees were previously exposed to.
Today's article features an interview conducted by Zakaryae Boudi, Railway Talents' Ambassador, of Sabine Blanc, an entrepreneur based in Africa and a former business development professional at SNCF International.
UIC together with its partners DB Training, Learning & Consulting, FS and SNCF have the pleasure to inform that registration to the 4th UIC WCRT 2017 “Unite, Inspire Connect” is now open!