Deutsche Bahn (DB) and Siemens Mobility have developed the world’s first train that operates by itself in rail traffic. Dr. Richard Lutz, CEO of DB, and Dr. Roland Busch, CEO of Siemens AG, together with Dr. Peter Tschentscher, Mayor of Hamburg, presented the train today as it made its premiere run as part of the Digital S-Bahn Hamburg project
What will travel be like in the future? How will we transport goods? And how will mobility change in urban and rural areas? In the latest episode of the InnoTrans Podcast Henri Poupart-Lafarge, CEO and chairman of the board of directors of Alstom, outlines his vision of mobility in the future.
New development of electric work vehicles for underground railway operations. Robel Bahnbaumaschinen GmbH (Robel) is going to supply six four-axle work vehicles for maintenance work in tunnels to the Munich municipal utilities company Stadtwerke München GmbH (SWM). The vehicles will be delivered by mid 2024.
The new GEISMAR EMERALD track parameter measurement module is an ideal asset for track inspection and safety. Towed by a light rail vehicle or a road-rail vehicle, it allows to moderate investments by completing the existing inspection equipment fleet while bringing simplicity, performance and ergonomics to the measurement. Recently well welcomed in Canada, the EMERALD is starting to be talked about in other parts of the world.
Alstom has been selected by Société du Grand Paris, in agreement with Île-de-France Mobilités, to supply the rolling stock for Line 18 of the “Grand Paris Express” network (in France). The contract also includes solutions for driverless automated systems, data transmission, centralised supervision controls and the overall integration of the transport system
Mecalac, a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of compact equipment for urban construction sites, has positioned itself as a major player in the field of railway works with the launch of its brand new range, the MRail-Series
The European railway system is a fundamental pillar of the carbon emission goals of the 'European Green Deal', and European railways are committed to actively contribute to its successful implementation
Another breakthrough in the industrial use of 5G technology. A unique technology development project in rail logistics begins at the East-West Gate Intermodal Terminal (EWG) which is being built in Fényeslitke, Hungary.
An innovative and near maintenance-free footbridge has been installed in Bicester to make crossing the railway safer for pedestrians and cyclists in future. Made from super-strong fibre-reinforced plastic*, the new footbridge replaces Jarvis Lane footpath level crossing.
Passenger and freight train operator SNCF has signed a framework agreement with Eiffage Energie Systèmes Ferroviaires in connection with the Grand Paris (Greater Paris) project. This contract for the T12 Express and T13 Express Tram-Train projects, awarded last spring, involves the execution of works and the integration of low-voltage power and telecommunication systems.