Topic: International Union of Railways

Book now for RailFreight Summit 2018

Influential rail freight industry leaders head the bill for the Silk Road Gateway Poland event, the first RailFreight summit taking place in Poland in March. Registration is also now open for those wanting to attend this...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy
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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

UIC’s safer level crossing website now online

A new website dedicated to promoting the International Union of Railways’ (UIC) safer level crossings campaign is now online. The SAFER-LC EU project is a three-year programme, and aims to improve safety and minimise risk...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

UIC heads Europe-wide Safer Level Crossings campaign

The International Union of Railways (UIC) is spearheading the Safer Level Crossings (LC) campaign, a major awareness drive which aims to improve safety, minimise risks and develop new solutions for the design of level-crossing infrastructures...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

ERTMS high on agenda at RailTech Europe 2017

A dedicated ‘Rail Freight Square’ will be a new feature of the forthcoming RailTech Europe 2017, for which registration is now open. The leading railway technology conference and exhibition at Jaarbeurs Utrecht, in The Netherlands...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

UIC leads operation to seize fake freight pallets

Thousands of counterfeit freight pallets were seized in an operation carried out by the International Union of Railways (UIC) with partners in Belgium, Austria, Germany and the Ukraine. Four trucks originating from the Ukraine were...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

UN report says rail freight can boost global GDP

Increased investment in greener transport methods such as rail freight are essential for driving worldwide economic and social development. That is one of the key findings of a far-reaching United Nations transport report, which says...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy