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SNCF orders 12 hydrogen-electric trains

SNCF Voyageurs has placed an order with Alstom on behalf of four regions for twelve hybrid hydrogen-electric Régiolis trains from the Coradia Polyvalent line. In total, the order announced on April 8 is worth nearly...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts
DB long-distance traffic with ICE 4 class 412 in "That's green" design on the road at Rackwitz

Deutsche Bahn confirms ICE 4 wheel defects

Deutsche Bahn has ordered Siemens Mobility to do an extra review of a total of 800 wheelsets of new ICE 4 high-speed trains in use. DB technicians encountered abnormalities during maintenance checks, confirmed a DB...Read more
|1 comment|author: Esther Geerts

Siemens launches online catalog for train parts

This week, train builder Siemens Mobility will open MoComp, an online catalog for parts for rolling stock. In the catalog you can find mechanical, electronic and system components for rail vehicles. This includes pantographs, drive...Read more
|Comment|author: Paul van den Bogaard

Duisport aims to use hydrogen locomotives

As part of the broader pan-European effort to decarbonise rail freight transport, Duisport initiates a study to develop its first hydrogen shunting locomotive. Together with the German Aerospace Centre (DLR) and the Centre for Fuel...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts