The future of rail: battery vs hydrogen

In the quest for sustainable rail travel, the debate rages on between two contenders, hydrogen vs. battery-powered trains. Siemens Mobility is exploring why both deserve a spotlight.
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AusRAIL PLUS hive of innovation for SCG

  Engineering consultancy group SCG has come back from the recent AusRAIL PLUS 2023 conference impressed at the dynamic platform which brought together thought leaders, industry experts, and visionaries to explore the challenges and opportunities that face the railway sector today.
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Ricardo Rail research on ETCS braking behaviour

A ground-breaking study conducted by researchers from Netherlands Railways (NS) and Ricardo Rail has focused on understanding driver braking behaviour with ETCS (European Train Control System) braking curves, shedding light on crucial aspects of modelling, feasibility, and capacity expectations.
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Perth community gets chance to ride trackless tram

Australia’s first trackless tram went through its paces over the weekend, in a trial that Perth’s City of Stirling hopes will see this mid-tier transit become a future public transport service connecting Glendalough Train Station to the iconic Scarborough Beach precinct.
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Remember the name: AusRRIN

  Five leading Australian universities have established the Australian Railway and Innovation Network (AusRRIN), working together to deliver critical railway research and innovation necessary for the future of Australia’s railways.
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