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GB Freight News

Young HS2 fan names new carbon-friendly freight train

A teenage rail fan has today been given the honour of naming a Class 66 locomotive that will transport HS2 construction materials by rail to help reduce carbon emissions.

Rail Cargo Group News


RCG is presenting its extensive services in the fields of waste management and logistics at the " Österreichischer Gemeindetag 2021" (Austrian Municipal Day 2021). As the waste transports by rail are to be further expanded.

Siemens News

Siemens Mobility battery hybrid operated streetcars enter revenue service in Charlotte, North Carolina

Siemens Mobility’s S700 streetcars delivered to the Charlotte Area Transit system (CATS) in the United States are now in revenue service. Designed with advanced hybrid technology that features an innovative battery storage system, these new streetcars run wirelessly through the heart of the city, maintaining a catenary-free zone in the city’s central business district, while offering all the same sustainability benefits as when operating with overhead wires

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence News

Hexagon introduces Security & Surveillance portfolio for rail

Hexagon’s Safety, Infrastructure & Geospatial division, in partnership with Hexagon’s Geosystems division, today introduced Hexagon’s Security & Surveillance portfolio for rail. Comprised of an integrated set of solutions proven in rail operations around the globe, the portfolio unites 3D surveillance systems with best-in-class security, dispatching and collaboration software.


Getlink launches a new innovative unaccompanied rail freight cross-Channel service

From September 18, 2021, a new cross-Channel freight service will be open to all transporters, using an unaccompanied mode through the Channel Tunnel. The service will benefit of Getlink's unique customs expertise for the passage through the border

Rail Cargo Group News


As part of the "Connecting Europe Express" initiative, ÖBB Rail Cargo Group (RCG) was at the Brenner Pass stop. Alongside ÖBB CEO Andreas Matthä, well-known politicians were also present. The aim: to put rail in the spotlight.

Viper Innovations News

CASE STUDY: Viper’s IR Survey Service Helps Network Rail Deliver Safe & Efficient Maintenance

Viper Innovations’ Engineering and Service teams have again been on-hand to provide critical support to Network Rail as they push to modernise maintenance and deliver safe, efficient and effective interventions to locate signalling power cable faults quickly and accurately before they become service affecting.

ARC Infrastructure news

Switch to solar reduces bushfire risk

Overhead power lines have been replaced with solar alternatives in the Avon Valley to enhance the resilience and sustainability of this critical part of the network.

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