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Trains For Ukrainian Refugees
Trains For Ukrainian Refugees

The Russian aggression against Ukraine, launched in the early hours of 24 February 2022, has also resulted in a humanitarian crisis in the invaded country.

Talent 3 BEMU In Passenger Service
Talent 3 BEMU In Passenger Service

In January 2022, Talent 8442 100 started test passenger service in Baden-Württemberg and Bayern.

Budapest Railway Node Strategy Adopted By The Hungarian Government
Budapest Railway Node Strategy Adopted By The Hungarian Government

Historical step for the railway development in the Budapest metropolitan region.

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Complicated Operation Of ČD's Ex-WLC Tauruses
Complicated Operation Of ČD's Ex-WLC Tauruses

During December, ČD began using the first of four Class 1216 locomotives that were purchased from Wiener Lokalbahnen Cargo in 2021.

Tram-Train Between Szeged And Hódmezővásárhely
Tram-Train Between Szeged And Hódmezővásárhely

On 29 November 2021, MÁV-START started a test passenger service on a new train-tram system in southern Hungary, connecting the cities of Szeged and Hódmezővásárhely by using the Szeged - Békéscsaba railway line as a train between them and in Szeged and Hódmezővásárhely working as a tramway, using the local tram lines.

New Routes For RoadrailLink
New Routes For RoadrailLink

Since the middle of this summer, the roadrailLink (r2L) transport system has occasionally been used in transit transport of road vehicles between Italy and Poland, routed via Austria and the Czech Republic.

ČD Cargo
Eurostar-Thalys Merger
Eurostar-Thalys Merger

Eurostar had already in 2019 announced a plan to merge with Thalys, but just before the planned finalisation date, this was thwarted by the onset of the coronavirus pandemic; the parties are now revisiting this plan.

TMH Germany Celebrates Topping-Out Ceremony Of A New Depot In Bayern
TMH Germany Celebrates Topping-Out Ceremony Of A New Depot In Bayern

On 17 September 2021, TMH Germany celebrated the completion of a key construction milestone of the company's future maintenance center in Langweid am Lech.

Class TEM10's Batch Production
Class TEM10's Batch Production

On 29 June 2021, STM signed a contract to supply five Class TEM10 diesel shunters to the Magnitogorsky metallurgichesky kombinat (MMK, Magnitogorsk iron and steel works).

Škoda
Baikalskaya Skazka
Baikalskaya Skazka

On 8 July 2021, TVZ received type approval for new Model 61-4524 and 61-4523 double-deck cars.

CargoBeamer Opens Terminal In Calais And Begins Expansion Phase
CargoBeamer Opens Terminal In Calais And Begins Expansion Phase

Until recently, CargoBeamer system has not seen wider use even after many years of existence, the Kaldenkirchen - Domodossola line being the only, on which long-term regular traffic was established. This is now changing and the first step towards expanding services has just been taken with the launch of a new route connecting the new Calais terminal with Perpignan on 10 July.

Paribus Purchases Type DM 20-EBB Locomotives
Paribus Purchases Type DM 20-EBB Locomotives

On 23 June 2021, Paribus Rail Investment Management GmbH has signed a framework agreement on behalf of its long-standing investment partner, RIVE Private Investment, to purchase up to 50 Type DM 20-EBB (Dual-Mode) emission-free shunting and mainline locomotives.

First Flytoget Oaris In Regular Service
First Flytoget Oaris In Regular Service

On 3 June 2021, Oaris 78 004 entered passenger service as the first of eight four-car EMUs ordered from CAF in March 2015.

TCDD Velaro Fleet Complete
TCDD Velaro Fleet Complete

In February 2021 Siemens completed delivery of a batch of 12 Velaros, designated HT 80107 - 80118, ordered by TCDD Taşımacılık.

Austrian-Chinese Surprise
Austrian-Chinese Surprise

At the end of May, a big celebration was held at the CRRC Zhuzhou works - a rollo-out of the new EMU for WESTbahn.