Topic: Adif

Spain extends lower rail fees for 2022

In order to mitigate the effects of the crisis caused by Covid-19 on rail transport, Spain extends the reduced track access charges. This was detailed in one of the amendments to the General State Budgets...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts

Adif tests recycled plastic sleepers

Are synthetic sleepers a viable alternative to wooden ones? To find this out, Adif will place them on parts of the Spanish network as a test. In the coming months, the first hundred of them...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts

Ouigo Spain is a fact: operation started

Ouigo launched its service between Madrid and Barcelona this Monday, 10 May. A subsidiary of the French SNCF, it is the first new high-speed operator to enter the Spanish market. Ouigo offers 10 daily trips...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts

Adif awards contract for back-up batteries

Spanish infrastructure manager Adif has awarded the supply of batteries for Uninterruptible Power Systems (UPS) to Veolia. The contract includes the delivery of batteries as back-up power for both the conventional and high-speed ​​networks, and...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts