Currently the longest high-speed rail network in Europe, the 3,240km Alta Velocidad Española...
As systems become ever more sophisticated and passenger comfort and entertainment become key drivers in increasing the attractiveness of rail travel, the worlds of communication and railway need to be brought closer together.
US-based passenger railroad service Amtrak has revealed the interiors of its new Acela Express fleet.
The overall performance of a rail rapid transit system depends largely on the performance of the automatic train control (ATC) system employed. A communication-based train control (CBTC) system is devised by adding modern communication technologies to the ATC concept.
In this free white paper from CRITICAL Software, you can learn about the role of human factors in RAMS analysis, according to the specifications outlined in the CENELEC standards.
Currently the longest high-speed rail network in Europe, the 3,240km Alta Velocidad Española (AVE) rail network is setting an example for other countries to follow. This article takes a closer look at one section of the AVE line to find out how this prestigious railway is run and maintained, and how the expertise gained has helped inform other high-speed rail projects.
Bombardier Transportation has received an order valued at $303m to supply 36 Francilien train sets comprising 270 cars to Greater Paris public transport authority, Île-de-France Mobilités, and Indian Railways has inducted five new track maintenance machines. Railway-technology.com wraps up the key headlines from July 2018.
A group of cross-party MPs and members of the Northern Powerhouse Partnership (NPP) has urged the UK Government to invest £100bn into northern England’s rail and road infrastructure over the next three decades.
Rolling stock manufacturer Alstom has secured a €330m contract with Italian high-speed train operator Italo Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori to supply five additional Pendolino EVO trains.
The board of directors of SNCF Mobilités has approved a contract worth €2.7bn for 100 next-generation Avelia Horizon trains from Alstom.
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