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The First ex-WESTbahn KISS In White
The First ex-WESTbahn KISS In White

The first of four-car Class 4110 KISS EMUs is wearing the DB's long distance livery.

DB Regio Ordered 18 Mireo EMUs For Lausitz
DB Regio Ordered 18 Mireo EMUs For Lausitz

On 14 January 2020 Siemens Mobility announced that DB Regio has ordered 18 three-car Mireo EMUs for service on the Lausitz regional network.

SBB, DB, SNCF And Trenitalia Are Expanding Their International Services
SBB, DB, SNCF And Trenitalia Are Expanding Their International Services

DB, SNCF, Trenitalia and SBB are further expanding their offer of international rail transport. The partner railways are thus taking into...

Škoda 2020
First OVK Platform Wagons For DB Cargo
First OVK Platform Wagons For DB Cargo

OVK (Obedinyonnaya vagonnaya kompaniya - United Wagon Company, UWC) is gradually penetrating the European wagon market. On 18 September 2018 DB...

WESTbahn KISSes To DB
WESTbahn KISSes To DB

Deutsche Bahn today announced that it has signed a contract with the Austrian operator WESTbahn to purchase its 17 KISS double deck EMUs. DB...

LINK DMUs On Dreieichbahn
LINK DMUs On Dreieichbahn

On 31 January 2019 a LINK DMU for Dreieichbahn was officially presented at Frankfurt (Main) Hbf. Beginning on 2 February this type will start...

Czech Raildays 2020
100 Vectron MS Locomotives For DB Cargo
100 Vectron MS Locomotives For DB Cargo

Siemens Mobility and DB Cargo AG signed a framework agreement for the delivery of 100 Vectron multisystem locomotives. At the signing of the...

An Advanced TrainLab Visited A Living Lab
An Advanced TrainLab Visited A Living Lab

On 20 December 2018 DB’s new mobile laboratory, created using a Class 605 ICE-TD DMU modified for testing purposes, visited the Annaberg...

Talent BEMU Wins Innovation Award
Talent BEMU Wins Innovation Award

The Bombardier-built Talent 3 battery electric multiple unit (see Railvolution 5/18, pp. 48 - 49) was awarded the renowned Berlin Brandenburg...

A Breakthrough Contract For OVK (UWC)
A Breakthrough Contract For OVK (UWC)

OVK (UWC, United Wagon Company) has won an international tender by Deutsche Bahn to supply 80-foot Class Sggrs articulated platform wagons....

ICE 4 Receives An ETCS Approval In Germany
ICE 4 Receives An ETCS Approval In Germany

The EBA has approved the ICE 4 EMUs for operation with the ETCS in Germany.

Class 102 Testing At „S“-Curves
  • 28th Jun 2018 08:31
Class 102 Testing At „S“-Curves
On 19 June 2018, as one of the last DB Regio Class 102's authorisation tests, 102 004 made a test run over the reverse curves in the Heřmanův...