The only train in this blue planet, ever, to have been awarded the title of World Leading Luxury Train no less than eight times… Quite an achievement. I will soon write about my journeys on The Lady, as The Blue Train is affectionately referred to by the South African railways’ fraternities. It […]

With construction under way on 119 miles of its route through the central and southern San Joaquin Valley, the California High-Speed Rail Authority continued Wednesday to try to make the case for completing development of an electrified bullet-train line between Merced and Bakersfield as an interim step toward connecting the […]

The first direct accelerated tank-container train on the network with products of Gazprom Neftekhim Salavat LLC left yesterday from the Salavat station (Kuibyshevskaya road) to the Kotka station (Finland).  Previously, such cargo was transported by carload shipments, that is, in separate batches of freight trains that went from Bashkortostan to […]

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