New Article information at Railway Technology New and updated information from Article listed on www.railway-technology.com http://www.railway-technology.com/ en-us http://www.railway-technology.com/ New Article information at Railway Technology http://www.railway-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Link http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/mumbai-ahmedabad-high-speed-link/ http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/mumbai-ahmedabad-high-speed-link/ The 508km Mumbai-Ahmedabad high-speed link will be India's maiden high-speed rail project. It is part of the 650km Pune-Mumbai-Ahmedabad line, one of the six high-speed corridors identified for implementation in the country. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Rail’s most striking wildlife corridors http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featurerails-most-striking-wildlife-corridors-5920984/ http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featurerails-most-striking-wildlife-corridors-5920984/ In the last six months, two new rail projects in Sweden and Kenya have been notable for their incorporation of wildlife corridors. Ross Davies takes a closer look at their impact. Wed, 13 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT Flight Rail: a new type of train? http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featureflight-rail-a-new-type-of-train-5920383/ http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featureflight-rail-a-new-type-of-train-5920383/ For over 20 years, American engineer Max Schlienger has worked on a new type of high-speed rail system, propelled by air pressure. The train can be seen in action today in Schlienger’s backyard, where a 1:6 scale model demonstrates the system’s green… Sun, 10 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT High Capacity Metro Trains Project, Victoria http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/high-capacity-metro-trains-project-victoria/ http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/high-capacity-metro-trains-project-victoria/ The High Capacity Metro Trains project involves the manufacturing of 65 new high-capacity trains as part of Victoria Government's rolling stock strategy in Australia. Thu, 07 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Autumn is coming: How TfL is waging war against leaves on railway tracks http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featureautumn-is-coming-how-tfl-is-waging-the-war-against-leaves-on-railway-tracks-5920398/ http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featureautumn-is-coming-how-tfl-is-waging-the-war-against-leaves-on-railway-tracks-5920398/ After wet leaves caused chaos on London's Piccadilly Line in November 2016, TfL has introduced new measures to prevent delays this autumn. Joe Baker investigates. Wed, 06 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT New Generation Rollingstock Project, Queensland http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/new-generation-rollingstock-project-queensland/ http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/new-generation-rollingstock-project-queensland/ The New Generation Rollingstock (NGR) project is an A$4.4bn ($4.1bn) project aimed at adding 75 six-car trains to the rail network in South East Queensland, Australia, by 2018. Wed, 06 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Is the air on London Underground fit to breathe? http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featureis-the-air-on-london-underground-fit-to-breathe-5918758/ http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featureis-the-air-on-london-underground-fit-to-breathe-5918758/ Various studies in recent years have showed that London’s commuters could be exposed to dangerous levels of bacteria, particulate matter and nanodust particles on the underground system. In June, the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan launched a new plan to … Wed, 06 Sep 2017 11:09:00 GMT August's top stories: Fluor JV begins $5.6bn Purple Line project, HS2 seeks construction teams http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featureaugusts-top-stories-fluor-jv-begins-56bn-purple-line-project-hs2-seeks-construction-teams-5916984/ http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featureaugusts-top-stories-fluor-jv-begins-56bn-purple-line-project-hs2-seeks-construction-teams-5916984/ A Fluor-led JV team starts construction of the $5.6bn Purple Line Light Rail project. HS2 launches its bid for construction teams to assist in the delivery of new stations at Euston and Old Oak Common in London. Railway-technology.com wraps up the ke… Mon, 04 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Thailand to China high-speed: green lights and warning signs http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featurethailand-to-china-high-speed-green-lights-and-warning-signs-5915353/ http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featurethailand-to-china-high-speed-green-lights-and-warning-signs-5915353/ The Thai junta recently gave the go-ahead for a $5.2bn high-speed rail link to China. But in the wake of a series of legal and technical difficulties that have already delayed the project by two years, can we really expect ground to be broken anytime… Sun, 03 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Captive audience: could railway companies learn from the media industry? http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featurecaptive-audience-could-railway-companies-learn-from-the-media-industry-5909279/ http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featurecaptive-audience-could-railway-companies-learn-from-the-media-industry-5909279/ Rail companies have access to huge audiences every day, so should they be thinking more like the media and implementing similar strategies in order to grow and develop? Exterion Media Group development director Jason Cotterrell believes that key less… Thu, 24 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Moscow-Kazan High-Speed Rail Line http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/moscow-kazan-high-speed-rail-line/ http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/moscow-kazan-high-speed-rail-line/ The 770km-long Moscow-Kazan high-speed rail line will connect the two large Russian cities of Moscow and Kazan. Tue, 22 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Future Rail: Issue 53 http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featurefuture-rail-issue-53-5906577/ http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featurefuture-rail-issue-53-5906577/ In this issue: Problems with the New York subway, Chinese manufacturing, Europe’s night services, third-generation trains, the barriers against start-ups, level crossings dangers, and more Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:11:00 GMT Ottawa Light Rail Transit (LRT) Stage 2, Ontario http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/ottawa-light-rail-transit-lrt-stage-2-ontario/ http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/ottawa-light-rail-transit-lrt-stage-2-ontario/ Stage-2 Light Rail Transit (LRT) is a proposed light rail extension to the under-construction Confederation Line, which is the first stage of the new LRT system in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Thessaloniki Metro Extension http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/thessaloniki-metro-extension/ http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/thessaloniki-metro-extension/ The Thessaloniki metro rapid transit system is being extended by 4.78km to Kalamaria, which is located approximately 7km from Thessaloniki, Greece. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT All aboard the Mail Rail: London’s lost underground railway, reborn http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featureall-aboard-the-mail-rail-londons-lost-underground-railway-reborn-5896521/ http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featureall-aboard-the-mail-rail-londons-lost-underground-railway-reborn-5896521/ This summer, a new museum celebrating the UK Post Office opened its doors to the public. As part of this, an abandoned and forgotten underground railway that transported post under the streets of London from 1927 to 2003, has been reopened. Wed, 09 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT The rail market proves a tough nut to crack as start-ups struggle http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featurethe-rail-market-proves-a-tough-nut-to-crack-as-start-ups-struggle-5891359/ http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featurethe-rail-market-proves-a-tough-nut-to-crack-as-start-ups-struggle-5891359/ German open access operator Locomore recently filed for insolvency only six months after its debut as a low-cost and eco-friendly alternative to Deutsche Bahn, the country’s biggest rail operator. For many, Locomore’s struggle to stay afloat brought … Tue, 08 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT The Chinese firms hot on the heels of Europe’s rail infrastructure giants http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featurethe-chinese-firms-hot-on-the-heels-of-europes-rail-infrastructure-giants-5888409/ http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featurethe-chinese-firms-hot-on-the-heels-of-europes-rail-infrastructure-giants-5888409/ According to a study of railway infrastructure suppliers, Chinese manufacturers are catching up with their European counterparts. Siemens and Voestalpine remain the market leaders, but can they maintain such a position in the face of fierce competiti… Mon, 07 Aug 2017 08:00:00 GMT July's top stories: Hitachi trains pass DfT tests, Siemens to install IGBT for Indian Railways http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featurejuly-2017-top-news-stories-railway-5889878/ http://www.railway-technology.com/features/featurejuly-2017-top-news-stories-railway-5889878/ Hitachi's new intercity trains have passed the UK DfT tests for integration with its digital technology, and Siemens has received a contract to install Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistors (IGBT) for Indian Railways. Railway-technology.com wraps up the… Sun, 06 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT MRTA Pink Line, Bangkok http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/mrta-pink-line-bangkok/ http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/mrta-pink-line-bangkok/ The Pink Line monorail project is a 34.5km mass transit system being developed between Khae Rai and Min Buri in Bangkok, Thailand. Thu, 03 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Los Teques Metro http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/los-teques-metro/ http://www.railway-technology.com/projects/los-teques-metro/ The Los Teques Metro is a suburban mass-transit system under development in the city of Los Teques, Venezuela. Thu, 03 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT