In accordance with the order of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, the powers of Mr Volodymyr Zhmak as chairman of the management board of joint-stock company Ukrainian Railways have been terminated. Mr Ivan Yuryk, a member of the management board of JSC Ukrainian Railways, was appointed as acting chairman by the […]
Today the Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies (CER) launches its Future is Rail campaign, showing rail as a smarter, cleaner and more connected means of transport in the EU. The kick-off of the campaign comes after the official launch of the European Year of Rail and shares the […]
The minister recalled that the 2015 resolution of the African Union designating South Africa as rolling stock hub is in tandem with the country’s capacity for manufacturing and innovations.
Meanwhile, President Deby has come calling (again?), asking big brother to extend the line to Ndjamena (for free of course!) Problem is the gauge. This line (Port Harcourt -Maiduguri) is narrow gauge (1067mm)(NGR). Chad has no existing network but is allegedly constructing standard gauge (1435mm)(SGR) lines to Sudan and Cameroon. […]
In early March 2021, in addition to the existing framework agreement, Stadler received an order from the Italian company EAV (Ente Autonomo Volturno) for the manufacture and delivery of 40 electric trains. The contract also provides for their maintenance within 5 years from the start of operation. The total lead […]