Topic: ÖBB

Installation of bird protection cap photo from ÖBB by Renate Wunder

ÖBB makes railway along the Danube bird proof

Austrian rail infrastructure manager ÖBB-Infrastruktur AG has installed special insulation caps, glass shields and markings on parts of the S7 railway line to protect birds from electrocution and other hazards. ÖBB-Infra partnered up with the...Read more
|Comment|author: Sarah Chebaro
ÖBB train, source: Wikipedia

ÖBB invests 17.5 billion euros in railway masterplan

ÖBB, the Austrian railway company, will invest almost three billion euros annually in the railway network. The vision for the design is to prioritize four different points: combating climate change, strengthening Metropolitan regions and rural...Read more
|Comment|author: Sarah Chebaro

Digital coupling reduces human exposure to risks

The Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking has approved the European DAC (Digital Automatic Coupling) Delivery Programme proposed by its Executive Director on request of the railway undertakings. It will encompass all actors of the European rail sector....Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko

ÖBB on halfway in digging Semmering Tunnel

Austrian rail infrastructure manager ÖBB-Infrastruktur and its contractors have resumed the works at almost all the construction sites in the country. Among them is the Semmering Base Tunnel. The project is on the halfway to...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko