Topic: 4th Railway Package

Lithuanian Railways completes corporate reform

Lithuanian Railways has completed the corporate reform. The state-owned holding incorporated a separate infrastructure company instead of the specialised division. Earlier, there have been established two companies for operations. One is dedicated to freight service,...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
Freight wagons, source: On Rail GmbH

ERA issues first vehicle authorisation

The European Union Agency for Railways (ERA) has issued the first vehicle authorisation for operations across Europe. The historic document was delivered in three weeks after ERA becoming European authorising entity for rail traffic in...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
Headquarter of EU Agency for Railways (ERA), source: ERA

Europe makes major step to single rail market

European Union has made a major step towards the single rail market. On 16 June, the EU Agency for Railways (ERA) has taken responsibility for vehicle authorisation, safety certification, and ERTMS trackside approval. This rule...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko