Archive for category: InnoTrans 2018

The EMU that can ‘transform’ to meet demand

Photo: CRRC.A highly adaptable inter-city electrical-multiple unit has been presented to exhibitors at InnoTrans. 
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Stadler and Siemens present first new S-Bahn half train

Photo: Stadler.The four-car trains, with their familiar yellow and red livery, will enter service in 2021 on Berlin’s Ring/Southeast network.
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Prototype overhead line structure revealed

A prototype overhead line structure (OLS) designed to be quick to install, easy to maintain and more attractive to look at has been unveiled by its creators, Mott MacDonald and architects Moxon.
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GE PowerHaul locomotives for Korfez Ulastirma

GE Transportation CEO Rafael Santana during a press conference at InnoTrans. Photo: GE Transportation.Korfez Ulastirma is the first private operator in Turkey to make such a purchase since the government began issuing mainline licenses a year ago.
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CRRC says rail transit equipment is “on the cusp of a revolution” as it unveils next gen metro train

CETROVO on display at InnoTrans.CRRC Sifang deputy chief engineer Ding Sansan said the train, dubbed 'CETROVO', is not only lighter, but is more energy efficient and has more space for new features.
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New FLIRTs for Go-Ahead Germany

Photo: Stadler.Stefan Krispin, managing director of Go-Ahead Germany, said that one of the cornerstones of a high-quality service is its state-of-the-art vehicles.
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High-speed freight train concept among InnoTrans innovations

The German Aerospace Center (DLR), known for its innovative railway research projects, has come up with a concept design for a high-speed freight train.
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ROSCO and rail researchers aim to create the UK’s first hydrogen train

BCRRE and Porterbrook signed a memorandum of understanding formalising the partnership at InnoTrans. Photo: Porterbrook.Earlier this year rail minister Jo Johnson challenged the rail industry to develop decarbonisation plans, with the objective of removing diesel-only trains from the network by 2040.
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Alpha Trains commits to hybrid retrofit for diesel fleet

Alpha Trains has signed a letter of intent with Rolls-Royce to retrofit its existing diesel train fleet with hybrid drive systems.
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Alpha Trains commits to hybrid retrofit for diesel fleet

Alpha Trains has signed a letter of intent with Rolls-Royce to retrofit its existing diesel train fleet with hybrid drive systems.
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New data reveals popularity of metro systems throughout the world

The Stockholm Metro. Photo: Gella.Every single day 168 million passengers use metros across the world. But where are all of these systems situated and which ones have the highest ridership?
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