After completion of the project, it will be possible to travel between Warsaw and the largest Polish cities in a maximum of 2.5 hours.
The trade union vida has announced a warning strike for next Monday, from 00:00 to 24:00. In the event of a strike, all train services throughout Austria will have to be suspended.
In parallel to the extra work on the section between Naklo Śląskie and Kalina, SYSTRA Poland will carry out additional work on the railway line, which runs from central to eastern Poland along a corridor that is part of the Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T) program.
Regarding the renewal of the sleepers originally identified as defective, DB has now remedied two-thirds of the resulting restrictions.
Together with the new Container Terminal Osnabrück (CTOS), TFG Transfracht is moving more goods from road to rail. The DB Cargo AG subsidiary is thus expanding its range of short-haul transports, so-called shortland feeders.
These are the Hamburg-Berlin and Emmerich-Oberhausen corridors and are scheduled for reconstruction in 2025.
TX Logistik AG, which is part of Mercitalia Logistics (FS Italiane Group), intends to further expand its intermodal rail freight transport services between Istanbul and Cologne.
The Czech Republic and European Investment Bank have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on financial and technical support for railway projects between 2023 and 2027.
To speed up transport, automatic half barriers, light, and acoustic signaling will be installed on the branch connecting the two facilities.
The China-Europe Railway Express line is 9.908 km long and trains have started to run on it according to a fixed timetable.
The test was successfully performed on 8-10 November 2022.
The new facility is expected to take the equivalent of 300,000 lorry movements off local roads.
The Egyptian government has awarded the contract to operate the country's first high-speed rail network to Deutsche Bahn and the Egyptian company Elsewedy Electric (EE). The three parties signed the agreement at the UN Climate Change Conference in Sharm el-Sheikh. The contract, which has an initial term of 15 years, is worth over a billion euros.
A new connecting railway at the Port of Freudenau now enables Bau Beton to transfer 60,000 to 80,000 tonnes of gravel and binder per year from road to rail.
The entire modernization project will cost EUR 53 million. It was launched in March this year and is scheduled for completion in 2026.
TX Logistik AG will integrate the deep-water port of Jade-Weser-Port Wilhelmshaven into its network.
The plan is to start in seaport hinterland traffic from mid-January 2023 with a new connection between Wilhelmshaven and southern Germany.
The key strategic hub will connect to the Barcelona-France high-speed line and will be an important part of the Mediterranean Corridor.
Alberta Midland Railway Terminal was acquired by Connor, Clark & Lunn Infrastructure and Alpenglow Rail
Alberta Midland Railway Terminal (AMRT), which is situated in Lamont country, Alberta, provides critical first and last-mile transportation and logistics solutions to an established local customer base. This is the latest investment through a partnership established by CC&L Infrastructure and Alpenglow in 2019 that has since grown to include six rail terminals across Canada and the United States.
Lumo, FirstRail, Beacon Rail, and Hitachi Rail celebrate the anniversary of their first service on this UK track.