Friday 3rd Apr, 2020

3D printing expertise called in for fight against COVID-19

The skills and expertise of the rail industry have not only been demonstrated in ensuring that the movement of people…
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Transporting cars by train cuts emissions by 75 per cent

Automaker Volvo Cars has found significant emissions reduction by shifting the movement of cars from road to rail. The company…
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Deutsche Bahn sees investment pay dividends

Deutsche Bahn (DB) has released its results for 2019, passing a major passenger milestone. In 2019 the Germany rail operator…
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The effect of extreme weather on rail and track infrastructure

As severe weather events become more intense and frequent, rail infrastructure owners and mangers are responding to this new reality….
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Transport agency looks to improve public transport at night for women

Transport for NSW (TfNSW) has joined with the Greater Sydney Commission and Committee for Sydney to address women’s safety concerns…
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Tests of hydrogen-powered train underway in Netherlands

The Netherlands has become the second country in Europe to run a hydrogen fuel cell train from rollingstock manufacturer Alstom….
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EC proposes 2021 to be European Year of Rail

The European Commission (EC) has proposed that 2021 be the European Year of Rail. The EC is the executive branch…
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Bumper year for ARA

Danny Broad shared some parting thoughts to the rail industry about the importance of smart rail technology and the need…
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