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United States: Amtrak Northeast Corridor customers to experience faster, more reliable free (...) Amtrak travelers on the Northeast Corridor (NEC) will soon enjoy improved Wi-Fi, with a more reliable and easier connection to high-speed broadband. Amtrak Acela Express customers are already (...) Russia: Preliminary preparation stage for concession on Northern Latitudinal Railway (...) A working meeting has been held on the implementation of the Northern Latitudinal Railway project. Taking part in the meeting were Russia’s acting Minister of Transport Maxim Sokolov, the CEO and (...) Italy: NTV Italo marks six years of high-speed rail operations On 28 April 2012, the privately owned Italian company NTV Italo started operating its first high-speed rail services on the Naples-Milan railway line. Thanks to continuous investments, the (...) Kazakhstan: “Digital Railway” will improve the logistics climate in Kazakhstan On 2 May this year, the meeting of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan on export policy, export support measures, consumer protection, digitalisation of transport and logistics took (...) Latvia: Discussion on cooperation opportunities between different Eurasian railway (...) At the beginning of April, during the OECD International Transport Forum, VAS (State Joint Stock Company) “Latvijas dzelzceļš” (LDz), its subsidiaries SIA (Limited Liability Company) “LDz Loģistika”, (...) Finland: Opening ceremony of the Rauma channel and the extended container terminal The deepening of the Rauma channel, which has been deepened to 12 metres, the extended container terminal and the improved container berth have been serving maritime transports since the end of (...) United Kingdom: What our New Measurement Train (NMT) does and how it saves us millions of (...) Our NMT monitors and records track condition information at speeds up to 125mph. It helps identify faults before they become a safety issue or affect our performance. Affectionately known as the (...) Germany: Bernd Koch appointed new Chairman of DB Station&Service AG Mr Bernd Koch, aged 56, who has held various leading roles at Deutsche Bahn AG since 1997, has been appointed Chairman of the Board (Vorstand) of DB Station&Service AG from 1 May. In this new (...) Sweden: Green Cargo invests in more Co-Co locomotives In July 2017, Green Cargo decided to strengthen its fleet of assets and purchase two new Transmontana locomotives. These will enter service in autumn 2018. As part of its fleet strategy and to (...)
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