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.
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.
These are the Hamburg-Berlin and Emmerich-Oberhausen corridors and are scheduled for reconstruction in 2025.
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.
The new facility is expected to take the equivalent of 300,000 lorry movements off local roads.
The total budget under this agreement is €422.6 million, out of which €353.9 million will be from EU funding.
The factory will provide 1,300 jobs in the region and will be able to produce trains of all types for the North American rail market.
Unbeknown to Liverpool city center dwellers above or rail passengers below, for the last six months Network Rail has worked unnoticed on a key section of the Merseyrail network.
The main line of the UAE National Rail Network extends from Ghuweifat on the border of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and passes through the emirates of Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, and Ras Al Khaimah.
The construction of the bridge and the general infrastructure support is being carried out as part of the Ringsted Fehmarn rail link project, which is one of the largest construction projects in Danish history.
The deadline extension for the procurement of the Rail Baltica energy subsystem design and construction for the entire Rail Baltica line, which covers more than 870 km in Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, has been extended to 14 September 2022.
As part of the €228 million contract, a 44 km-long section of railway between the Croatian capital Zagreb and the port of Rijeka will be modernized.
The Danube bridge is linking Buda and Pest in the Hungarian capital and plays a significant role in international railway traffic. Thanks to the construction of the third lane, there will be a significant increase in the capacity of rail freight and passenger transport.
The Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) report for the Rail Baltica main route in Estonia found that the planned route fulfills the necessary requirements.
After five months of reconstruction, the extensive renovation work in the 4,766-metre-long Bosruck Tunnel was completed. The remaining work will be carried out during night works in August.
The bridge over the Neris River which is very important for the construction of the railway line from Lithuania to Latvia is planned to be built in 2.5 years.
Knorr-Bremse develops pioneering braking technology to enable trains to run more frequently and punctually
Upgrading trains with Reproducible Braking Distance (RBD) systems could help avoid expensive new track construction projects in the future.
The commissioning of this first phase marks a new milestone in the development of Spain's high-speed rail network, which will reach 4,000 km this year, thus establishing Spain as the leading rail network in Europe.
More than one million tonnes of construction materials were transported by rail to the high-speed rail’s work sites across Buckinghamshire, taking the equivalent of 100,096 HGV journeys off local roads.