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BUILDING BETTER BATTERY TRAINS

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NICK HUGHES, SALES DIRECTOR AT HITACHI RAIL EUROPE, OUTLINES...

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NEW LINE REPLACES ONE CLOSED BY MUSSOLINI

The new regional railway connection between Mendrisio in Switzerland...

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NEW BI-MODE TRAINS FOR DART

Iarnród Éireann (IÉ) hopes to place an initial tender for...

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2018: A HAPPY NEW YEAR?

Railtalk 2018 is set to be a momentous year for Britain’s...

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WILL ETCS WOES HOLD UP STAGE 2?

Crossrail Update Work continues to prepare for the scheduled...

FREIGHT STUDY BY NIC

THE GOVERNMENT has commissioned the National Infrastructure Commission...

Inter-city East Coast re-booted

Early termination gets everyone off the hook, and not just Stagecoach...

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£50 million funding gap for MetroWest

THE COST of Phase 1 of Bristol’s MetroWest scheme is now estimated...

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PLATFORM EDGE LIGHTS AT EAST CROYDON

AS PART of the recent project to modernise platforms 1 and 2...

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Maintaining AC motors

AC traction motors are not a ‘fit and forget’ solution and...

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