Topic: European Year of Rail 2021

Here is the European Year of Rail Magazine

The RailTech editorial team has created a special RailTech Europe Magazine that is centered around the topic ‘European Year of Rail’. It features interviews and background stories that are relevant to this year, which aims...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts
Simon Fletcher, director Europe at UIC

‘Delay in roll-out ERTMS is no disaster’

The fact that the roll-out of the European train control system ERTMS is behind schedule is no disaster according to Simon Fletcher, director Europe at the international rail organisation UIC. He said this in a...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts
ÖBB EU Year of Rail locomotive. source: ÖBB / scheiblecker

ÖBB presents EU Year of Rail locomotive

Austrian operator ÖBB has given one of their locomotives a special European Year of Rail design. The locomotive was presented at a ceremony at Vienna central station last week, and will be on the tracks...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts

Infographic for the European Year of Rail

The European Commission has declared 2021 the European Year of Rail. Despite the many advantages of the train, only about 7 percent of passengers and 11 percent of goods are transported by rail. The European...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts