Topic: Austria

ÖBB to electrify the Rosentalbahn

The 12 kilometre long section between Klagenfurt and Weizelsdorf in Austria will be modernised by 2023. The project was launched last Sunday. In addition to the electrification of the route, also named ‘Rosentalbahn’, stops and...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts
New generation Nightjet ÖBB presented - Photo: ÖBB, Marek Knopp

New generation Nightjets revealed by ÖBB

ÖBB and Siemens Mobility have presented the exterior design of the new generation of the Nightjet on Tuesday. The first new Nightjets will go in operation from 2022, a total of 33 new trains will...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts
The rail grinding vehicle ATMO (Automatic Track Machine Oscillator) by Plasser & Theuer

New rail grinding machine for light rail unveiled

Austrian manufacturer Plasser & Theurer has presented a new rail grinding machine that has been completely redeveloped for light rail and trams. The ATMO (Automatic Track Machine Oscillator), developed as part of the Shift2Rail joint...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts