Topic: ÖBB-Infrastruktur

ÖBB: massive investments throughout Austria

ÖBB is planning large investments in several regions of Austria to improve the rail infrastructure. Many electrification projects, as well as some double track expansions and station renewals will happen in 2022.Read more
|Comment|author: Frédéric de Kemmeter

From data to predictive maintenance at ÖBB

“To get a complete and clear picture of the rail infrastructure, it is important to organise data so it speaks the same language”, says Erik Pinter, track analysis expert at Austrian Railways ӦBB. There might...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts

Magazine ‘Intelligent Rail’ out now

Our editorial team has published a special RailTech Magazine themed ‘Intelligent Rail’. With many interesting interviews, it dives into intelligent rail infrastructure, data platforms, and condition monitoring.Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts

ÖBB orders 50 new maintenance vehicles

ÖBB Infrastructure is renewing its fleet with low-emission maintenance vehicles from Plasser & Theurer. 50 modern 4-axle electric tower cars and track wagons are being procured. The first vehicles will be deployed in 2023 on...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts

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
ÖBB / Siemens Mobility/Robert Deopito

ÖBB puts first cloud-enabled interlocking in operation

Austrian rail infrastructure manager ÖBB-Infrastruktur AG has put a new digitalisation system into operation at the train station of Achau, Austria. The ‘Distributed Smart Safe System’ (DS3), developed by Siemens Mobility, is a universally deployable...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts