Employees of NS paint a different picture to the Volkskrant regarding the discontinuation of the ICE to Basel (Basel) this coming summer than a spokesperson from the Swiss rail company SBB did earlier. SBB cited track maintenance as the reason, but according to NS employees, it is mainly due to reluctance from Deutsche Bahn.Read more
|Comment|author: Emma Dailey

Network Rail signals huge train control revamp

Britain’s railway signalling and control system is set to undergo the biggest shake-up in the history of the network. The infrastructure agency, Network Rail, has announced a decade-long plan to overhaul and modernise the train...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
Woman rail worker in front of a locomotive

Almost a quarter of Deutsche Bahn employees now women

Women in RailThe railway industry, historically male-dominated, is witnessing an increasing presence of female colleagues across various roles, from train drivers to maintenance personnel. The number of women working at Deutsche Bahn (DB) continues to rise, reaching...Read more
|Comment|author: Emma Dailey
Cadore Express dinning experience

Last Cadore Express train of the season reaches Cortina

InterviewThe Cadore Express, a train service operating between Rome and Cortina d’Ampezzo under FS Treni Turistici Italiani, concluded its final winter journey with success. Treni Turistici Italiani CEO Luigi Francesco Cantamessa shares the company’s plans...Read more
|Comment|author: Emma Dailey
MCD Ivolga Train

Moscow Transport Development Program 2030

Moscow Mayor Sergey Sobyanin has unveiled the Moscow Transport Development Program. It outlines plans to enhance the city’s transportation infrastructure until 2030. The program aims to reduce commute times for over 3.3 million Muscovites, potentially...Read more
|Comment|author: Emma Dailey
Coastal tram in Belgium

De Lijn collaborates with OTIV and CAF for safer trams

De Lijn, operated by the Flemish government in Belgium, provides public transportation with approximately 99 trams. The company has announced a collaboration with Spanish rolling-stock manufacturer Construcciones y Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles (CAF) and the Belgian...Read more
|Comment|author: Emma Dailey