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Kansas City Southern shareholders asked to reject CN-KCS merger
CP is currently pursuing an application process to take over KCS.
John Holland to carry out Echuca Line upgrade project in Victoria

The track upgrade project will be executed by construction firm John Holland.

DB Cargo introduces HVO-fuelled train to carry cars from UK to Europe

The hydrotreated vegetable oil-fuelled locomotive is said to reduce carbon emissions by up to 90%.

SoCalGas and Sierra to develop switcher locomotive engine

Switcher locomotives are a type of engine for trains that transport goods to nearby warehouses from ports.

Tracsis wins multi-year contract to deliver RailHub software

RailHub enables railway workers to arrange and promote safer work on the railways.


China’s tech future depends on children and surveillance
A bountiful tech industry means the children of China face a prosperous future. The same tech is watching them, and ever evolving, as Giacomo Lee discovers.

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Zonegreen Transports Historic Depot to Cutting Edge
Zonegreen has installed its very latest rail safety technology at a depot famed for servicing steam locomotives.

Construction Sector Displays Deep Resilience and Optimism Combined with Commitment to Digitisation Post-Covid-19
InEight has launched its first annual Global Capital Projects Outlook.

VDS Rail to Attend Railtex 2021
With less than two months left, we are excited to announce that we will be exhibiting at the forthcoming Railtex Exhibition on 7-9 September 2021 at the NEC in Birmingham, UK.

White Papers

New Hitachi Interior Designed With Pedal Powered Traveller Appeal
For its new class 800/801 series train, Hitachi Rail has risen to the challenge of accommodating the differing needs of rail passengers, including 'pedal powered' commuters and travellers.

Vibration Control and Structure Protection for Railway Tracks
The unique material characteristics and long-term functional performance of Rockdelta mats significantly aid the attenuation of ground-borne vibrations stemming from any type of railway track system.

Wheel Sets, Axles and Repairs for Railway Industry
Kolowag has been providing wheel sets and axles to the railway industry for 38 years.

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