RailTech.com: Where technology meets the market!

RailTech opening

RailTech.com is a platform for rail professionals all over the world to share their knowledge, learn about new technologies and rail projects. Initiator of RailTech.com is Europoint, an organisation that organises rail events all over the world. On this website you can learn more about upcoming events where rail professionals share their ideas and work together on future railways.

Learn more about our upcoming events.

Morocco: emerging market for railway and station professionals

Gare du Marrakesh
Moroccan investments in railways are expected to soar to more than 3 billion euros in the coming years. Hundreds of kilometers of railroad tracks are getting refurbished or built from scratch. The same goes for... Read more
30.07.15 | Post a comment | by: Rob Vos
TGV, hogesnelheidstrein, SNCF

SNCF includes local residents’ experiences in railway noise research

Actual noise levels, often described in decibels, are still currently being measured in order to map out noise levels to trackside residents. By adding measurement parameters and combining these with local residents’ experiences, a clearer... Read more
30.07.15 | Post a comment | by: Marieke van Gompel
SNCF, werkzaamheden, spoor

Enhancing capacity by removing bottlenecks in rail, Rail Technology Conferences Paris

The railway sector is constantly looking to improve the performance of railway and rolling stock to create more capacity. For example, how can we deal with bottlenecks such as wheel/rail interface and switches? At the... Read more
03.07.15 | Post a comment | by: Marieke van Gompel
Young Innovation Award

Video of Young Innovation Award Ceremony

At RailTech 2015 there was Young Innovation Award for the young railway professionals with the best solutions for issues of the railway sector. Watch the video here: Read more
30.03.15 | Post a comment | by: Marieke van Gompel
Innovation Award

Video of the Innovation Award ceremony

GeoNext has won the Innovation Award at RailTech 2015 with a video measuring system. Watch the video here: Read more
30.03.15 | Post a comment | by: Marieke van Gompel
Movares, Innovation Award

Nominees for the Rail-Tech award announced

The organisation of Rail-Tech 2015 has announced the ten nominations for the Innovation Award. The Innovation Award goes to a company with innovative ideas or solutions for the railway sector. The nominees will present their... Read more
05.03.15 | Post a comment | by: Marieke van Gompel
Network Rail, werkzaamheden spoor

Network Rail wants zero fatal accidents during track works

There are still too many accidents involving trackside workers in the United Kingdom. Between 2009 and 2014, three trackside workers lost their lives while working on the tracks. In order to reduce the number of... Read more
03.03.15 | Post a comment | by: Marieke van Gompel
Baanwerker, werkzaamheden, spoor, rails

Encourage discussion about unsafe situations in railway industry

Although everyone understands the value and necessity of rules for rail safety, in practice they can still be broken by rail companies. This can have disastrous consequences for the security of both passengers and rail workers... Read more
11.02.15 | Post a comment | by: Marieke van Gompel
Thalys, hogesnelheidstrein

“Looking over the borders for the ERTMS implementation”

In implementing ERTMS, the safety system, it’s not only problems in the Netherlands that need to be resolved – a look over the borders is also needed.  ‘’Each country in Europe has opted for a... Read more
26.01.15 | Post a comment | by: Marieke van Gompel