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  • Wabtec and Tülomsaş have delivered five PowerHaul diesel-electric locomotives to Körfez Ulaştırma, the rail transport subsidiary of oil refining company Tüpraş.
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    PowerHaul locos delivered to Turkish private operator

    2019-07-26T13:10:23Z

    TURKEY: Wabtec and Tülomsaş have delivered five PowerHaul diesel-electric locomotives to Körfez Ulaştırma, the rail transport subsidiary of oil refining company Tüpraş which was the first operator to order new locos after the government began issuing operating licenses to private companies in 2017. Körfez Ulaştırma signed the order with ...

  • Mobility+ will be a new addition to the Public Transport section of the InnoTrans 2020 trade fair.
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    Mobility+ brings the last mile to InnoTrans 2020

    2019-07-09T13:03:43Z

    INNOTRANS: A new addition to the Public Transport section of the InnoTrans 2020 trade fair in Berlin will be Mobility+, an area of the exhibition focusing on the increasingly important ‘last mile’ of passengers’ journeys. Mobility+ will provide exhibitors with the opportunity to highlight shared mobility including electric scooters, ...

  • More than 3 800 students from all over the world are expected to attend InnoTrans in Berlin during September 2020.
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    Find your career at the InnoTrans Campus

    2019-04-02T05:00:00Z

    INNOTRANS: More than 3 800 students from all over the world are expected to attend InnoTrans in Berlin during September 2020, and young professionals looking for a career in the rail sector will be able to head to the InnoTrans Campus area where employers will be using the RecruitingLAB networking ...

  • One of the previous build has been fitted with batteries for trials, and was exhibited at InnoTrans last September.
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    EMUs to increase capacity in eastern Austria

    2019-03-20T05:00:00Z

    AUSTRIA: National railway ÖBB’s passenger business has awarded Siemens Mobility a firm contract to supply a further 24 Cityjet three-car Desiro ML electric multiple-units for use in Wien, Niederösterreich and Burgenland from mid-2020. These will replace older vehicles, increase capacity to accommodate rising ridership, and support upgrading of the Marchegger ...

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    Siemens unveils Dual-Mode Vectron

    2019-03-12T09:23:43Z

    GERMANY: The first of two prototype Vectron Dual-Mode locomotives was formally unveiled at the Siemens Mobility plant in München-Allach on March 11. Announced at InnoTrans 2018 last September, the 160 km/h Bo-Bo electro-diesel locomotive is intended to fill a gap in the Vectron range, and is intended primarily for freight ...

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    InnoTrans 2020 already 80% booked

    2019-02-06T06:00:00Z

    INNOTRANS: Approximately 80% of the floor space at InnoTrans 2020 has already been booked, more than 18 months before the event takes place on September 22 to 25 2020. ‘In 2020 InnoTrans will once again be the hub for every aspect of mobility, in the form of buses, railways and ...

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    Distribution deal signed after InnoTrans demonstration

    2019-01-28T05:00:00Z

    USA: Having seeing the product in action at InnoTrans 2018, PowerRail has negotiated to be the sole US distributor of German company SORB’s PowerSORB, an organic material which can absorb up to four times its own weight of spilled lubricants, oils, paints, dyes, coolants and other fluids on surfaces ...

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    Shift2Rail publishes 2019 call for proposals

    2019-01-16T13:42:10Z

    EUROPE: The Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking issued its 2019 call for proposals on January 16, with €77m of co-funding available to support railway research & innovation projects expected to have a total value of €150m. S2R is funded as part of the European Union’s Horizon 2020 programme. There are 18 topics, ...

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    Baden-Württemberg backs ETCS in Stuttgart

    2018-11-29T10:48:32Z

    GERMANY: The Land of Baden-Württemberg agreed in principle on November 27 to support proposals for the roll-out of the European Train Control System and digital interlockings in the Stuttgart region by 2030. The Baden-Württemberg cabinet has authorised the Land transport ministry to enter into financing negotiations with the ...

  • United Wagon Co exhibited a 1 435 mm gauge Sggrs twin-section articulated flat wagon at InnoTrans 2018.
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    DB orders wagons from Russian supplier UWC

    2018-11-27T12:34:48Z

    GERMANY: Russian manufacturer United Wagon Co has won what it says is a ‘major breakthrough’ order to supply wagons to Deustche Bahn, beating rival bids submitted by ‘leading companies from Europe and the USA’. The order announced on November 27 covers 130 Sggrs80 articulated container flat wagons which will be ...