The European Commission has launched the 2018 Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Transport call for proposals that opens co-financing possibilities for projects supporting the policy orientations of the Third Clean Mobility Package – transport digitalisation, road safety and multimodality. The call opened on 17 May and has a deadline of 24 October 2018. The available budget for this specific sector is 450...Read more
|Comment|author: Marieke van Gompel
SNCF freight train. Source: WikiCommons

SNCF Geodis wants to take over Spanish COMSA

SNCF Geodis, a subsidiary of the French SNCF Logistics, has offered to purchase all stakes of the Spanish rail freight company COMSA Rail Transport, a subsidiary of the COMSA EMTE Group. SNCF Geodis currently holds...Read more
|Comment|author: Carlijn Kruidhof
Railway track

Siemens to equip Hungarian railway line with ETCS

Siemens has been commissioned by the National Infrastructure Developing Private Company Limited to equip the Hungarian line Százhalombatta – Pusztaszabolcs with European Train Control System (ETCS). The system is expected to be in service by...Read more
|Comment|author: Carlijn Kruidhof
Dennis Schut, center, UIC Innovation Awards

UIC Innovation Awards is looking for candidates

The International Union of Railways (UIC) Innovation Awards is seeking candidates for the 4th edition of the Innovation Awards, to be held on December 6th in Paris. RailTech talked to UIC Research Manager Dennis Schut....Read more
|Comment|author: Carlijn Kruidhof