Topic: Trans-European Transport Networks (TEN-T)

The four high-speed lines that France considers

The extension of the French high-speed network is a recurring topic. For several years now, four projects have been the subject of debate, some of which require substantial funding. The French government is considering the...Read more
|Comment|author: Frédéric de Kemmeter

TEN-T 2013-2020 has passed the test

The TEN-T planning and decision-making process has been effective in helping the EU move towards efficient infrastructure. However, the objectives of greater sustainability and increased benefits for users still require a lot of attention. This...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

EU Council adopts two rail conclusions

The European Transport Ministers, gathered virtually at their EU Council meeting, adopted two important sets of Council Conclusions on EU rail and on the EU Strategy on Sustainable and Smart Mobility this Thursday. The mobility...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts

Connecting Europe Express route revealed

The route for the Connecting Europe Express was announced on Europe Day (9 May), as Europe celebrates peace and unity. The train begins its journey on 2 September in Lisbon and stops in more than...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts
Virgin Hyperloop One

‘Hyperloop should not cannibalise traditional rail’

Hyperloop technology, which enables travel speeds of 1,200 kilometres per hour, holds massive potential, but also possible conflict for the railway sector. The Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies (CER) warns for “another cannibalisation...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen