All Railway Gazette International articles in January 2021 – Page 13

All articles published this month.

  • au-artc-inland-rail-Narrabri-200318
    News

    Australian freight link to be upgraded

    2020-12-23T05:00:00Z

    AUSTRALIA: The Commonwealth government is to provide A$44·7m for Australian Rail Track Corp to renew 35 km of the Narrabri to Turrawan line between the Hunter Valley Coal Network and the Inland Rail route. Announcing the funding on December 17, Minister for Infrastructure, Transport & Regional Development ...

  • cn-Chengdu-line9-car-CRRC
    Metro Report International

    Chengdu metro tops 500 km as first driverless line inaugurated

    2020-12-22T14:43:00Z

    CHINA: Chengdu now has the country’s fourth largest urban rail network , following the inauguration of five routes totalling more than 160 km. The start of revenue service on four new metro lines and one express metro extension on December 18 has taken the total length ...

  • tw-tra-southlink-first-train-pingtung-201219
    News

    South Link goes electric

    2020-12-22T11:22:00Z

    TAIWAN: Electrification of Taiwan Railways Administration’s 1 067 mm gauge main line network was completed on December 20, when electric trains began running over the South Link between Fangliao and Taitung. Opened in 1992, the 98·2 km line completed the rail loop ...

  • Cash refunds will be provided for people who had booked tickets for rail or coach journeys in England during the December 23-27 ‘Christmas travel window’
    Rail Business UK

    Cash refunds to be offered for Christmas rail tickets

    2020-12-21T09:17:00Z

    UK: Cash refunds will be provided for people who had booked tickets for rail or coach journeys in England during the December 23-27 ‘Christmas travel window’ but who are now unable to travel as a result of the latest changes to the government’s coronavirus restrictions. ...