According to the International Energy Agency and the International Union of Railways, Russia ranks first in terms of energy efficiency in freight rail transportation, and in passenger traffic it ranks fourth after India, China and Japan.
The manufacturer Alstom and the innovation and design consultancy Mormedi have obtained second place in the international Design Value Awards, DVA, for the design of the Large Capacity Commuter trains proposed to Renfe. The award recognizes a proposal focused on the real needs of all Cercanías passengers, in which Alstom Spain and […]
Today, 27 September 2021, OTIF’s Secretary General, Wolfgang Küpper is on board the “Connecting Europe Express” train, which arrives in Bern, the capital of Switzerland at 5.50 p.m. Bern was a pioneer city of international rail transport. Mr Küpper will then take part in the celebrations organised by the Federal […]
Federal officials sent a team of investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board to the site of an Amtrak derailment in north-central Montana that killed three people and left seven hospitalized Sunday
They will be looking at the track, signalling, locomotives, workshops, and any other ancillary areas. They will be looking at rehabilitating, specifically the main railway corridors in order to attract business”- Zim Transport Minister