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Global Railway Review Issue 4 2020

Posted: 26 August 2020 | | No comments yet

This issue takes a look at South Africa’s complex signalling modernisation programme, the next steps in standardisation of data exchanges between TMS and trains, GTR’s passenger-centric response to the challenges of COVID-19, plus our ‘Decarbonising Rail’, ‘High-Speed Rail Development’ and ‘Rail: Thinking Long-Term’ In-Depth Focuses.

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Included in this issue:

  • MINISTER STATEMENT:

Strengthening Germany’s railway, by Andreas Scheuer, Federal Minister of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, Germany

  • THE PASSENGER:

A passenger-centric response to the challenges of COVID-19, by Steve White, COO and Deputy CEO, Govia Thameslink Railway

  • SAFETY:

Transforming level crossings into smart level crossings, by Virginie Taillandier (SNCF) and Gérard Hernja (ECF)

  • SIGNALLING:

South Africa’s complex signalling modernisation programme, by Sorin Baltac, General Manager, PRASA

  • IN-DEPTH FOCUS: DECARBONISING RAIL:

With articles from Axel Schuppe, General Manager, VDB; Tommaso Spanevello, Public Affairs Manager, UNIFE; and Zoe McLernon, Policy Manager Multimodal, Logistics UK

  • IN-DEPTH FOCUS: RAIL: THINKING LONG-TERM:

With articles from Martha Lawrence and Helena Goetsch, World Bank; Kaspars Briškens, Head of Strategy and Development, Rail Baltica; Richard Jones, Senior Technical & Innovation Manager, RIA; Philippe Citroën, Director General, UNIFE; Ian Jefferies, President and CEO, AAR

  • IN-DEPTH FOCUS: HIGH-SPEED RAIL DEVELOPMENT:

With articles from Marc Guigon, Passenger Director, UIC; Rick Harnish, Executive Director, High Speed Rail Alliance; and Kamuran Yazıcı, Director General and Chairman of the Board, TCDD Taşımacılık A.Ş.

  • AND MUCH MORE…

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