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Stadler production facility in Fanipol, Belarus, source: Stadler

Stadler develops its Belarusian facility

Stadler is developing its production facility in Belarus. Several workshops have been constructed last year while the others are building now. The Swiss company also intends to expand its product range by launching the manufacture...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
Bulgarian passenger car, source: Bulgarian State Railways (BDŽ)

Bulgarian Railways refurbishes passenger coaches

BDŽ Putnicheski Prevozi, a passenger branch of the Bulgarian State Railways (BDŽ), is upgrading its fleet. The rail operator has already refurbished 25 passenger coaches. By the year’s end, the company will be modernising 15...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
PKP Intercity dining car type 407A, source: H. Cegielski–Poznań

PKP Intercity invests in dining cars

Polish rolling stock manufacturer H. Cegielski–Poznań will convert 10 passenger coaches owned by the rail operator PKP Intercity into the dining cars. The deal costs more than 14.15 million Euros. The project is a part...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
CAF Civity regional train, source: CAF

CAF wins new order in Australia

The Momentum Trains consortium led by Spanish company Construcciones y Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles (CAF) will design, manufacture and provide maintenance of the new regional fleet for passenger service in New South Wales (NSW). The total...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
ZSSK Class 861 at Humenne railway station, source: Wikipedia

ZSSK upgrades its fleet with home-produced trains

Slovak national passenger operator Železničná spoločnosť Slovensko (ZSSK) invests in upgrading its fleet. The company has already ordered 25 electric multiple units for 160 million Euros and 21 diesel trainsets for 71 million Euros. The...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
VR Class Sm4 train, source: Wikipedia

Finland will take part in Rail Baltica

The Finnish government has decided to participate in the Rail Baltica project. Finland will establish a special enterprise to become a shareholder of RB Rail company, a joint venture that was incorporated by the three...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
Siemens Inspiro train in Warsaw metro, source: Wikipedia

Warsaw to develop new metro line

Metro Warszawskie, the operator of the subway system in the Polish capital, will start developing a third underground route this year. The city authorities have budgeted 12.5 million Zlotys (more than 2.9 million Euros) to...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
Alstom Citadis tram in Casablanca, source: Wikipedia

Morocco launches Casablanca tram extension

The Casablanca tram network was extended with a second route – Line T2. The new line was inaugurated by the Moroccan King Mohammed on 23 January. The project worth 340 million Euros was completed in...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
Coradia Polyvalent train in Senegal, source: SYSTRA

Senegal launches first express train

Senegal has launched a railway connection between the capital of Dakar and Diamniadio. It is the country’s first train express service. By the year’s end, the route will be extended to the Blaise Diagne International...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
Belarusian Flirt train, source: Stadler

Belarus acquires 10 home-produced Flirt trains

Belarusian Railway has concluded an agreement with Stadler’s local subsidiary for supplying 10 Flirt electric trains. The first five-car units will be delivered in late 2020. They will serve interregional lines connecting the capital of...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko