Topic: ERTMS

Dutch railway

EU grant for ERTMS on Dutch freight locomotives

The Netherlands has received a EU grant of 32 million Euros to install ERTMS technology on Dutch locomotives using the Rotterdam-Genoa rail freight corridor.  Part of a wider 83 million Euros package for various transport projects,...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy
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Strukton lays ERTMS test track in Sweden

Rail engineering firm Strukton Rail is installing the European Rail Traffic Management System (ERTMS), potentially so crucial for European rail freight’s future, on a test track in Sweden. The track is being installed between Katrineholm and Ãby...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

Freight in the spotlight at RailTech 2017

Rail freight takes centre stage on today’s final day of RailTech Europe 2017 in The Netherlands. A dedicated Rail Freight Day sees a host of workshops open to stakeholders keen to learn new techniques and share...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

CEOs sign letter supporting ERTMS roll-out

A consortium of companies created to develop the technical elements of the European Railway Traffic Management System (ERTMS) have signed letters of intent committing the project to the next phase. The companies’ CEOs met with European...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy