The UK Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has welcomed the launch of an investigation by the European Commission on the proposed merger between signalling firms Alstom and Siemens.
Rail Delivery Group (RDG), which represents the UK’s rail, has appointed the first ombudsman to address complaints raised by train customers.
Deutsche Bahn and Siemens have partnered to digitally operate the Hamburg S-Bahn, a rapid mass transit railway network in the Hamburg metropolitan region.
The UK Department for Transport (DfT) has launched a review of Network Rail’s vegetation management to ensure the safety of its railway operations while protecting wildlife and trees.
US-based Jacobs Engineering Group has been awarded a contract by Etihad Rail to provide technical and programme consulting services for the UAE's freight and passenger railway network.
The Rail Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) has partnered with the Australasian Railway Association (ARA) and Deakin University (Victoria) to develop a ‘Smart Rail Route Map’, a project that aims to identify a plan for technology...
French state-owned railway operator Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer (SNCF) has unveiled plans for a major overhaul of Paris’s Gare du Nord station in preparation for the Olympic Games...
HGS Railway, an affiliate of OmniTRAX, has acquired the Alabama & Tennessee River Railway (ATN) and the Fulton County Railway (FCR) from CSX.
Stadler has secured a contract from Arriva Netherlands to maintain and service a total of the company's 69 trains, including 18 new WINK units and 51 refurbished GTW trains.
UK train operators have decided to scale back their next timetable overhaul, which was planned for December 2018, to avoid a repeat of the rail disruption that took place in...