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HS2 News

HS2 trialling fibre optic tech to head off subsidence and ground movement

An HS2 construction site is the test bed for a potentially far-reaching fibre optic technology that can sense minute ground movements in embankments and cuttings, and could help prevent land slips and detect the formation of sink holes.

ALSTOM News

Alstom to provide an additional 64 commuter trains to Hamburg

Alstom and S-Bahn Hamburg GmbH have signed a contract for the delivery of an additional 64 Class 490 S-Bahn trains. The order is an option from a framework contract signed in 2013 and is valued at around 500 million euro

ZF News

DIGITAL PLUS ON THE TRACKS: ZF AND DB SYSTEMTECHNIK AGREE ON COOPERATION

In a new joint project, ZF and DB Systemtechnik combine existing competencies to increase efficiency in the monitoring of critical infrastructure. Their digital monitoring solution detects potential rail deficiencies at an early stage. This enables predictive and flexible planning of maintenance work, thus reducing unnecessary expenses, preventing delays and breakdowns, and offering a real added value in terms of safety and comfort. A test vehicle will try out the system during an extensive real use application in the fall.

Volker Rail News

VolkerRail installs new track layout at Bristol Temple Meads

As part of Network Rail’s Bristol Rail Regeneration project, VolkerRail has helped transform the way trains come in and out of Bristol Temple Meads.

ALSTOM News

Alstom's Coradia iLint hydrogen train runs for the first time in France

Alstom's Coradia iLint hydrogen train runs for the first time in FranceAlstom's Coradia iLint train, the first in the world to be powered by hydrogen, took its first turns in France on the tracks of the Centre d'Essais Ferroviaires[1] in Valenciennes (in the north of France) in the presence of Jean-Baptiste Djebarri, French Minister Delegate to the Minister of Ecological Transition, responsible for Transport, and Jean-Baptiste Eyméoud, President of Alstom France.

MEDIAWORLD

Railtex/Infrarail 2021 opens tomorrow

As the whole railway industry gathers at last, Mack-Brooks Exhibitions shares major announcement

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