Technology

Container train of Rail Cargo Group, source: Rail Cargo Group

Green electricity for all RCG trains in Germany

After its Austrian network, Rail Cargo Group is now operating its German network entirely by green electricity. Trains on all TransFER services in Germany are running on traction current that comes 100 per cent from...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

REPAIR programme for UK infrastructure

The Rail Safety and Standards Board (RSSB) is almost ready to publish the results of its Rapid Evaluation and Planning Analysis Infrastructure for Railways (REPAIR). The programme is part of a drive to improve rail...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
Bombardier Traxx DC3 locomotive

New innovative locomotives on European rail tracks

CFL Cargo, a Luxemburg based railway undertaking, announced the addition of ten new multi-system electric locomotives in its fleet. The locomotives belong to the Bombardier TRAXX family and constitute a state-of-the-art solution for rail transportation.Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

How the modular freight wagon became the standard

Ten years ago, manufacterer Wascosa presented its first modular freight wagon. Recently, the 500th wagon was delivered.  Today, the trend is firmly towards modular freight wagons, the company says, adding that this was much different...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen