An artist's impression of Stadler's Salt Lake City facility. Credit: Stadler.

Milestone for Stadler’s new $50m Salt Lake City facility

A groundbreaking ceremony has been held for Stadler’s new rolling stock assembly facility in Salt Lake City, Utah, the United States.
Credit: Hyperloop One.

Hyperloop One forms partnership with Richard Branson’s Virgin

Under the deal the company will be rebranded 'Virgin Hyperloop One' and Branson will join the board of directors.
Credit: Damian Ryszawy/Shutterstock.

15 striking pictures of railways in Africa

Between the gorgeous backdrops of the African plains and deserts and the continent's socio-economic challenges, Africa's railways make for some striking pictures.
Credit: Network Rail.

UK government pledges £47.9 billion funding to Network Rail

The total is made up of a Network Grant of £34.7 billion, plus Network Rail’s own income from other sources of £13.2 billion.
Credit: Network Rail.

UK’s Network Rail reveals its top 20 suppliers

Combined, the firms received around 50.1 per cent of all Network Rail expenditure in the UK - that's more than £3.6 billion.
Credit: Stadler.

Stadler to unveil first FLIRT for the USA

More than 1,400 units of the train are in service worldwide but this is the first FLIRT sold in the USA.
Susquehanna River Bridge. Credit: Amtrak.

Amtrak identifies 5 critical rail investments to keep the USA moving forward

High demand for passenger rail service continues to outpace investment, according to Amtrak, which has resulted in a backlog of $38 billion of deferred capital investments.
Credit: NTV.

Alstom and NTV present Pendolino Italo

Alstom and Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori - Europe's first private high-speed train operator - have revealed the first of 12 new Pendolinos for the operator's high-speed service, Italo.
Credit: Jérôme Galland / SNCF.

SNCF sells 50% of Orient Express

A new partnership has been struck to manage the famous Orient Express brand.

Why Europe’s busiest railway collapsed at Rastatt

Around lunchtime on Saturday 12 August, groundwater broke into one of two new high-speed rail tunnels under construction for German Railways (DB) just south of the German town of Rastatt, situated on the very busy Karlsruhe to Basel main line used by up to 200 freight and another 150+ passenger services daily – the busiest […]