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DB Cargo Polska Orders Vectrons Using Intermodal Transport Support Program
DB Cargo Polska Orders Vectrons Using Intermodal Transport Support Program

DB Cargo Polska has signed a contract with Siemens Mobility for purchasing four Vectron MS locomotives, as the operator announced on 1 March 2021.

Gazoturbovoz At The End Of The Road
Gazoturbovoz At The End Of The Road

In June 2012, RZD awarded Sinara - Transportnye mashiny the contract to build the gas turbine locomotive, intended for use on non-electrified lines especially in Siberia and the Far North, hauling heavy freights.

New Locomotives From STM And UL For RZD
New Locomotives From STM And UL For RZD

On 18 November 2020, Sinara - Transportnye mashiny (STM) and RZD signed an agreement on cooperation in the development, production, supply, testing and maintenance of the new Class 2ES6A electric locomotives and Class 2TE35A diesel locomotives.

Škoda
Another Deliveries Of Wagons Subsidised Through Polish Intermodal Support Program
Another Deliveries Of Wagons Subsidised Through Polish Intermodal Support Program

In recent weeks, deliveries of another batch of intermodal wagons for one Polish customer have been completed from Tatravagónka, and other deliveries have begun.

First EffiShunter 1000 For Scandinavia
  • updated 25th Feb 2021 15:05
  • Freight
First EffiShunter 1000 For Scandinavia

On 24 February 2021, CZ LOKO announced that in February it had signed a contract with Trainpoint Norway for the delivery of one EffiShunter 1000.

KONČAR To Maintain RAILPOOL's TRAXXes
KONČAR To Maintain RAILPOOL's TRAXXes

On 22 February, RAILPOOL and KONČAR Električna vozila have signed a maintenance agreement effective 2 February 2021 for the maintenance of TRAXX locomotives.

CZ LOKO
Wiener Lokalbahnen Cargo Enters Czech Network
Wiener Lokalbahnen Cargo Enters Czech Network

In February 2021, Wiener Lokalbahnen Cargo (WLC) expanded to the Czech network, this being the third country in which it operates under its own license, following Austria and Germany.

Vega Expands Its "Trailer Use" System In Cooperation With VTG
Vega Expands Its "Trailer Use" System In Cooperation With VTG

Since 2016 Siezenheim-based Vega International Car Transport & Logistic - Trading develops transports of road vehicles using its roadrailLink (r2L) system, which features loading structure, which can be positioned in an ordinary pocket wagon.

Deliveries of NTS Yermaks Are Nearing The End
Deliveries of NTS Yermaks Are Nearing The End

On 17 February 2021, NEVZ handed over to NefteTransService three Class 3ES5K electric locomotives.

Enhanced Yermak Started Testing
Enhanced Yermak Started Testing

In early February 2021, NEVZ sent for testing to the Bataysk depot the three-section locomotive 3ES5K-1147, which is fitted with the new wheel surface treating systems.

Conditions Of TRAXX MS3 Test Operation In The Czech Republic Fulfilled
Conditions Of TRAXX MS3 Test Operation In The Czech Republic Fulfilled

Conditions given by Drážní úřad for test operation of the very first TRAXX MS3 locomotives in revenue service, 388.001 and 002, were fulfilled recently.

RAILPOOL Takes Over Ajax Loktechnik
RAILPOOL Takes Over Ajax Loktechnik

On 15 February 2021, RAILPOOL announced that it will take over Hamburg-based locomotive maintenance company ajax Loktechnik GmbH effective 1 March 2021.

TMH PRO Leased Two Class TEM28 Locomotives
TMH PRO Leased Two Class TEM28 Locomotives

On 11 February 2020, TMH PRO announced that it leased two Class TEM28 diesel shunters, together with drivers and full service, to Elga-Trans.

DE12 And DE18 Locomotives With DB Cargo
  • updated 12th Feb 2021 13:27
  • Freight
DE12 And DE18 Locomotives With DB Cargo

Since December 2020, DB Cargo has rented six Type DE 12 and seven type Type DE 18 diesel-electric locomotives.

Two More Class TEM18DM Shunters For Mongolia
Two More Class TEM18DM Shunters For Mongolia

On 3 February 2021, BMZ sent TEM18DM-3289 and 3290 locomotives to UBTZ.