Topic: ERA

European Vehicle Register: upgrade or bust?

analysisThe rail industry in Europe is asking to make the European Union Agency for Railways (ERA) the registration entity in the context of the European Vehicle Register (EVR), a European database where wagon keepers can...Read more
|Comment|author: Marco Raimondi
Image: Deutsche Bahn AG / Oliver Lang DB beschleunigt Lärmschutz im Güterverkehr

EU consultation on freight noise rule changes

The European Union Agency for Railway (ERA) is running a consultation on draft changes to technical rules governing noise from rail freight wagons. It is proposing a revision of the technical specifications for interoperability (TSIs) so...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy
SAR freight train in Saudi Arabia - SAR

UIC leads cooperation on rail in Gulf states

The International Union of Railways has signed an agreement with the European Union’s rail agency and industry stakeholders to ‘deepen the cooperation’ on rail development across the Persian Gulf. A Memorandum of Understanding signed at...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

EU technical workshop on rail freight telematics

The European Union Agency for Railways’ (ERA) 6th Regional TAF TSI workshop in September will provide important new information on the Technical Specification for Interoperability relating to the Telematics Applications for Freight subsystem. It is being...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy