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Alstom's first Coradia Polyvalent cross-border regional train begins approval and certification tests

The first pre-production Coradia Polyvalent France-Germany cross-border train left the Alstom Reichshoffen site on 12 May for the DB Systemtechnik test centre in Minden (Germany), where it will undergo its first tests for certification and approval. Mechanical tests will be conducted to check how the train behaves in curves. It will then go to the Velim test centre (Czech Republic), where it will undergo traction, braking, electro-magnetic and acoustic stress tests.

Masats News

Masats to Supply the Doors for Stadler Trains in Catalonia

The Catalan railway company Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya (FGC) awarded a contract to the company Stadler Rail Valencia to build 15 UT 115 electrical trains for the Vallès underground line.

HS2 News

Historic moment as HS2 launches first giant tunnelling machine

HS2 launches ‘Florence’ – the first of 10 HS2 Tunnel Boring Machines (TBMs) that will dig 64 miles of tunnel on Phase One of the UK’s new high speed railway.

DB Engineering & Consulting News

Tapping into transport capacities in the entire network

Following the projects at Rostock-Seehafen station at the Baltic Sea, DB Engineering & Consulting was also able to win the tender for the “Line upgrade Lübeck-Schwerin with new construction of the Bad Kleinen connecting curve” in Northern Germany.

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