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Indian Prima Project Recent Development
Indian Prima Project Recent Development

In February 2018 Alstom completed the first Class WAG12 electric locomotive for Indian Railways. Based on the test results, it has been redesigned including the bogies. In late 2019, the „new“ locomotive was sent to the new round of tests.

First Test Runs Of A GTW 2/6 DMU Acquired By ČD
First Test Runs Of A GTW 2/6 DMU Acquired By ČD

On 16 January 2020, the first test runs of one of the GTW 2/6s acquired by ČD took place. 

First Merseyrail’s Class 777 EMU In UK
First Merseyrail’s Class 777 EMU In UK

The third of the batch of new trains for the Merseyrail network arrived to the Liverpool City Region.

Czech Raildays 2020
PKP CARGO Has Taken Over Another Vectrons
PKP CARGO Has Taken Over Another Vectrons

On 14 January 2020, PKP CARGO took over the last two of the so far ordered Vectron MS locomotives from Siemens Mobility.

A Slovenian FLIRT DMU Again At Źmigród
A Slovenian FLIRT DMU Again At Źmigród

Following a first stage of tests with the FLIRT DMU 610/615-001 at Źmigród in November and December 2019, the train returned there in early January 2020.

Class 3ES5S Prototype Finished Supervised Test Runs
Class 3ES5S Prototype Finished Supervised Test Runs

3ES5S-001 successfully finished the supervised operation on the North-Caucasus railway.

A 200 km/h Run On The Czech Network
A 200 km/h Run On The Czech Network

Today, a special train was traveling on the Czech network at a speed of 200 km/h.

Class 2TE25KM Locomotive For Kazahkstan
Class 2TE25KM Locomotive For Kazahkstan

On 24 December 2019 the locomotive 2TE25KM-0472 built by BMZ was sent to Kazakhstan.

A CZ LOKO 2025 Family
A CZ LOKO 2025 Family

CZ LOKO presented the first visualisation of its new locomotive family.

A Milestone Class 3ES5K Yermak Soon
A Milestone Class 3ES5K Yermak Soon

The family of Class 3ES5K Yermak locomotives built by NEVZ will soon achieve a significant milestone.

More Estonian Class C30-7Ai Locomotives Rebuilt
More Estonian Class C30-7Ai Locomotives Rebuilt

CZ LOKO signed an agreement with the Estonian operator Operail for kits to be supplied for the comprehensive rebuilding of six more Class C30-7Ai diesel locomotives.

Railpool Takes Over LocoItalia
Railpool Takes Over LocoItalia

On 9 January 2020 Railpool announced a takeover of the Italian rental company LocoItalia, a subsidiary of the Italian FNM Group and Tenor.