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China-built 10th of Ramadan Railway Opens to Traffic in Egypt

The China-supported 10th of Ramadan Light Rail Transit (LRT) officially opened to traffic on July 3. Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and Chinese Ambassador to Egypt Liao Liqiang attended the opening ceremony.

Rail Cargo Group News


Big step in the direction of state-of-the-art railway logistics: In cooperation with A1 and A1 Digital, ÖBB Rail Cargo Group (RCG) has reached the 11,000 mark for equipping its freight wagons with SmartCargo.

Siemens News


Reichmuth & Co Investment Management AG has ordered 35 Vectron AC locomotives from Siemens Mobility through its investment vehicle LokRoll 3 AG. LokRoll 3 will lease the locomotives to SBB Cargo for eight years through its asset manager Northrail GmbH, which it commissioned for the deal. The entire transaction was arranged and structured by Paribus Rail Investment Management GmbH.

Rutronik Info

Plug&Play for railway vehicles: RECOM's 500 W DC/DC converter RMD500 at Rutronik

With the RMD500 series, RECOM offers 500 W DC/DC converters designed for the specific requirements of transportation and especially rail vehicles. Their 4:1 input voltage range can cover input voltages from 43 VDC to 137,5 VDC (nominal 72 V resp. 110 V) in a range with isolated and regulated 24 V output.

CER News

Need for high-speed: setting the scene for a European High-Speed Rail Network

The Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies (CER) partnered with Czech rail operator České dráhy and infrastructure manager Správa železnic to host an event on 11 July looking at the state of high-speed rail in Europe.

Nexcom News

vROK 3030 Open Frame Panel PC for Railway Passenger Information Systems

The proliferation of passenger information systems (PIS) is challenging railway operators to find more efficient ways of utilizing space within the train. The vROK 3030 railway open frame panel PC allows railway operators to replace the traditional setup of box PC, screens, and cables with a sleek vROK 3030 open frame panel PC and screens.

InnoTrans News

New exhibition segment Mobility+: Platform for connected mobility

The new age of mobility is flexible, connected and intermodal. With its new Mobility+ segment, InnoTrans is creating a platform for providers of supplementary mobility services. Visitors to the trade fair can try out some of the solutions on their way to the exhibition grounds or in Berlin’s city centre.

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