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Operail C-30M locomotive, source: CZ Loko

Operail leases shunting locomotives to Ukraine

Estonian rail freight operator Operail (former EVR Cargo) will lease two C30-M shunting locomotives to Ukrainian freight forwarding company Lemtrans, part of the industrial holding SCM. The locomotives were upgraded at the operator’s workshop in...Read more
|Comment|author: Mykola Zasiadko
Aerial Shot Gidea Park Track Renewal

Next decade of UK railway systems awarded

Network Rail has revealed who is to deliver the next decade of rail systems in Scotland and the south of England. The contracts include “anything needed to make the rail system work including track, points,...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Milling activity, illustrative

Vossloh completes acquisition Strabag Rail

Vossloh has successfully completed the acquisition of the rail milling business of Strabag Rail, which was announced on 5 November 2018. The acquired unit, comprising four milling machines and 30 employees, will be integrated in...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
Image: SBB

SBB Cargo to open for public partnership

The Swiss government has announced to look for investors for SBB Cargo. It is planning to sell a minority stake in the freight arm of the state-owned railway company, the government confirmed in a statement...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Spain to invest 3 billion Euros in new trains

Spanish railway undertaking Renfe will start acquiring new trains in 2019 with a budget totalling 3 billion Euros. This is part of a larger project, aiming for an upgrade of Renfe’s passenger and cargo trains. A...Read more
|Comment|author: Jose Gutierrez