Freight lightens up with carbon fibre rail bogie

The Institution of Railway Research has broken new ground with the development of lightweight freight bogies using new materials. The world’s fir... read more

Smart Tunnels for Copenhagen Metro

Copenhagen's new circle line on the underground railway network puts technology and thematic design into its fabric. Technology, architectural desi... read more

Leasing company to take hybrid shunting locomotives

UK built emission free hybrid shunting locomotives will be available to the rail network on a leasing scheme. Long-standing UK manfacturer of railw... read more

Maintenance contract keeps Italian trains on the rails

Bombardier will provide maintenance and logistics service in support of the Trenitalia ETR500 Red Arrow trains. Italian train operator Trenitalia h... read more

New material sets future trends

Research work on carbon composites could provide answers to sticking points in the rail and solar energy sectors, according to Morgan Advanced Materia... read more