In Switzerland, the technique of ballast compacting has been used for many years following the tamping process in order for the lateral resistance to meet the predefined values; ensuring trains can immediately run at line speed again. In 2014, joint testing between Sersa Maschineller Gleisbau AG (SMG) and MATISA SA…
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12 March 2019 | By Linsinger Maschinenbau GmbH
With rising pressure in rail traffic, Linsinger’s modern, flexible and reliable rail milling technology can be deployed to prolong rail life and reduce service-disrupting interventions.
7 March 2019 | By Rail Vision
Shunting yard operations can be improved by deploying automated solutions. Here, Rail Vision provides details on its tailored shunting yard solution for SBB Cargo's automation needs.
7 February 2019 | By ORM
The transport sector is undergoing a digital transformation. Transport companies are adapting their business strategies and adopting digital technology to update legacy systems and join up disparate data with the aim of driving performance, improving efficiency, and enhancing the customer experience.
29 January 2019 | By Getzner Werkstoffe GmbH
Long-lasting quality of under ballast mats — even under extreme conditions.
20 December 2018 | By Hitachi
In recent years, passengers have benefited from record levels of rail investment, but still face an age-old problem – ticket confusion.
20 December 2018 | By EGIS
It is a fact that technology has definitively changed the world we live in, and there is no exception for the railway engineering industry. Adapting and changing our mindset to a continuously evolving environment is definitely a challenge; nevertheless, it is a challenge we have to accept, because there is…
Product Showcase: Rail milling as a sustainable strategy for modern rail asset management – LINMAG GmbH
20 December 2018 | By LINMAG
The target profile is defined by the shape of the milling tool and is fixed for each set of tools. To change to a different rail profile, a different milling wheel with the new target profile needs to be installed on the train, which is a very fast process.
19 December 2018 | By Bombardier
Creating reliable, safe, and sustainable transport that is available to everyone in a world of urban growth and digital change is one of the main challenges of our time. Working with our customers, we at Bombardier create holistic, high-quality mobility solutions that anticipate the needs of tomorrow and maximise value…
13 December 2018 | By Zonegreen
There is no doubt that the rail industry is a potentially dangerous place to work...
5 December 2018 | By OSIsoft
The French National Railway Corporation — the Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer Français, or SNCF RÉSEAU — is a state-owned company that operates France’s world class railway system...
Whitepaper: A real-time asset monitoring system for rolling stock, track and electrification infrastructure
30 November 2018 | By OSIsoft
European rail networks have historically led the way in providing reliable, fast and carbon-efficient passenger transport. By connecting people to businesses as well as providing direct employment and clean commuting options, railroads are key to developing long-term sustainable economic growth...