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NYSW selects ARINC RailwayNet technology

Railway Gazette International - 13 hours 1 min ago
USA: New York, Susquehanna & Western Railway has selected Rockwell Collins’ ARINC Railway Net service to support the roll-out of Positive Train Control. NYSW operates a network of more than...
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Knorr-Bremse acquires rights to Federal-Mogul technology

Railway Gazette International - 17 hours 9 min ago
INDUSTRY: Knorr-Bremse Rail Vehicle Systems announced on August 20 that it had acquired Federal-Mogul’s ‘know-how and intellectual property rights’ for the development and production of friction...
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World rail freight news round-up

Railway Gazette International - Sun, 2018/08/19 - 23:00
CSX Corp has announced a new eastern and western management structure intended to decentralise operational and support functions. ‘This is a proven model that pushes decision making closer to the...
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Rail approved cable glands at InnoTrans 2018

Railway Gazette International - Sun, 2018/08/19 - 22:00
CMP: Cable gland, cleat and accessory specialist CMP will be showcasing its range of rail-specific products, which have been supplied for high-profile projects including London’s Crossrail and metro...
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Optic fibre cable troughing launched

Railway Gazette International - Sat, 2018/08/18 - 23:00
TROUGHING: Groundworks and civil engineering product supplier Scott Parnell has expanded its Arcosystem range with the launch of Arcosizesero glass-reinforced plastic elevated troughing which is...
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Accessibility advisers help improve Flirt UK trains

Railway Gazette International - Fri, 2018/08/17 - 23:00
UK: Greater Anglia recently took a wheelchair-using passenger, a blind person and a visually impaired person plus his guide dog to Stadler’s factory at Bussnang in Switzerland to test prototype ramps...
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Double-deck EMU order approved

Railway Gazette International - Fri, 2018/08/17 - 05:41
HUNGARY: The government has given the go-ahead for MÁV-Start to exercise an option for Stadler to supply a further eight Kiss double-deck electric multiple-units. The HF39bn order approved on August...
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ÖBB signs 700-coach framework agreement

Railway Gazette International - Fri, 2018/08/17 - 05:31
AUSTRIA: Austrian Federal Railways and Siemens Mobility have signed a five-year framework agreement for the supply of up to 700 coaches with a potential total value of €1·5bn, with an option to...
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Gautrain Strike Ends

Railways Africa - Fri, 2018/08/17 - 05:14
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TAZARA Adjusts Passenger Fares

Railways Africa - Fri, 2018/08/17 - 01:20
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The SABS Under Co-Administration

Railways Africa - Fri, 2018/08/17 - 01:18
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Railway supply industry news round-up

Railway Gazette International - Thu, 2018/08/16 - 23:00
Central Japan Railway subsidiary Nippon Sharyo is to close its US rolling stock plant in Rochelle, Illinois, at the end of August. The plant opened in July 2012 to serve the North American market,...
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Get connected with Era-Contact

Railway Gazette International - Thu, 2018/08/16 - 22:00
ERA-CONTACT: The latest features of Era-Contact’s Ethernet coupler will be presented at InnoTrans 2018. Era-Contact has worked with Frankfurt transport operator VGF to test the provision of a...
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Italian local railways awarded funding

Railway Gazette International - Thu, 2018/08/16 - 07:22
ITALY: The Ministry of Infrastructure & Transport has announced the allocation of government funding with a total value of €338m towards signalling and safety system upgrading projects on local...
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Expert team to review MTR Corp project management

Railway Gazette International - Thu, 2018/08/16 - 04:59
CHINA: Following the discovery of problems with construction methods and documentation on the Shatin – Central Link project, Hong Kong’s Transport & Housing Bureau has appointed three retired...
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UK railway news round-up

Railway Gazette International - Wed, 2018/08/15 - 23:00
On August 3 the Secretary of State for Transport approved a Transport & Works Act Order granting legal powers for the construction of a dive-under at Werrington Junction north of Peterborough....
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3D printing demonstration at InnoTrans 2018

Railway Gazette International - Wed, 2018/08/15 - 22:00
STRATASYS: A Fortus 450mc Production 3D printer will be running live on the Stratasys stand, demonstrating how the use of additive manufacturing to produce high-performance replacement parts on...
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