Topic: DB

Frecciarossa 1000 train Paris-Lyon-Milan

Trenitalia business booming in Switzerland

interviewTrenitalia has recently finalised an agreement with the Swiss railways to acquire five additional new Giruno trains. These trains are scheduled to commence operation on Italian routes by the end of 2025. Domenico Scida, Director...Read more
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GDL and DB have reached an agreement, putting an end to a series of rail strikes in Germany

GDL and DB reach collective agreement

After five months of dialogue, the German Locomotive Drivers’ Union (GDL) and Deutsche Bahn reached a collective agreement in Berlin on March 26, 2024. The agreement will be retroactively implemented from 1 November 2023 and...Read more
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In the picture from left to right: Florian Wunderlich (Senior Logistics and Factory Planner, Logsol), Sebastian Bartsch (Project Engineer, Arcadis) Thorsten Praulinsch (Senior Foreman, Wayss & Freytag), Hermann Granig (Foreman, Rhomberg), Dr Hartmut Freystein (Head of the Berlin branch office of the Federal Railway Authority), Dr Daniela Gerd tom Markotten (Head of Digitalisation and Technology at Deutsche Bahn), Dr Dietmar Woidke (Minister President of the State of Brandenburg), Marietta Tzschoppe (Mayor of Cottbus), Tobias Schick (Mayor of Cottbus), Mathias Jessen (Business Unit Manager Building Technologies, ENGIE), Domenic Blancke (Planner, Baumert & Peschos).

DB breaks ground on new ICE maintenance facility

The construction of the second hall at the ICE maintenance facility of Deutsche Bahn (DB) in Cottbus has begun. Brandenburg’s Minister President, Dr. Dietmar Woidke, and Dr. Daniela Gerd Tom Markotten, DB’s Executive Board Member...Read more
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German track works

DB ready for Riedbahn renovation

Five months ahead of the Riedbahn’s major overhaul between Frankfurt/Main and Mannheim, Deutsche Bahn (DB) and its construction partners report being confident in their preparations. January’s preparatory work has affirmed the feasibility of the construction...Read more
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