The first engineering transport university in Russia – St. Petersburg State University of Railways of Emperor Alexander I – this year marks the 210th anniversary of its founding. The rector of the educational institution, Aleksandr Panychev, told Gudk why applicants choose technical specialties and what current graduates of sectoral universities expect from future employers.
The SBB Chairman of the Board,Monika Ribar admits that problems are currently accumulating in the Group. But she defends herself against the accusation of having set the priorities wrong in this interveiw with NZZ’s Helmut Stalder and Christof Forster
Lane Construction, a subsidiary of Italian contractor Salini Impregilo, has been chosen to design and build a high-speed rail link between Houston and Dallas,Global Construction Review has reported. The total value of the project is put at $20bn, with $14bn of that attributed to civil engineering. Lane was named on […]
As part of measures to reduce rail accidents in the county, some passengers are calling on Management of the Ghana Railway Authority to clamp down on its trains noted for overloading,Modern Ghana has reported. According to them, this when checked will help the Authority identify the number of casualties whenever […]
The world economy – and emerging market and developing economies in particular – display a gap between infrastructure needs and its finance (Canuto, 2014). On the one hand, infrastructure investment has fallen far short of what would be necessary to support potential growth. On the other hand, abundant financial resources […]