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Škoda Started Production Of Elron EMUs
Škoda Started Production Of Elron EMUs

In December 2022, Škoda started the production of bodyshells for the first three-car EMUs for Eesti Liinirongid (Elron) at the Ostrava works.

HS2 Completes Foundation Work For UK’s Longest Railway Bridge
HS2 Completes Foundation Work For UK’s Longest Railway Bridge

The last of 292 concrete piles that will form the foundations for the UK’s longest railway bridge were installed this week at the site of HS2’s Colne Valley Viaduct.

GATX Rail Europe Receives New Cereal Hoppers
GATX Rail Europe Receives New Cereal Hoppers

From January 2023, GATX Rail Europe receives new cereal hopper wagons.

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100th Booster For Sinara Locomotives
100th Booster For Sinara Locomotives

On 24 January 2023, the hundredth booster section for Sinara locomotives was built at UL.

Nightjet On Test In Velim
Nightjet On Test In Velim

At the VUZ Velim test centre many interesting vehicles have recently appeared.

Eurostar Group’s New Branding
Eurostar Group’s New Branding

On 24 January 2023 Eurostar Group, incorporating Thalys and Eurostar, revealed the new brand to take the business forward.

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HVLE Orders Three More EURODUALs
HVLE Orders Three More EURODUALs

On 17 January 2023 Stadler and Havelländische Eisenbahn (HVLE) signed a contract for the delivery of three additional EURODUAL locomotives.

LE TRAIN Orders Avrils
LE TRAIN Orders Avrils

On 23 January 2023 in Bordeaux the new French open access operator LE TRAIN signed an agreement with Talgo for a batch of high speed trains, based on the Avril design, for use in France.

HS2’s First Birmingham Viaduct Pier Completed
HS2’s First Birmingham Viaduct Pier Completed

HS2 has revealed images of a big construction milestone in Birmingham city centre, with the completion of the first giant V-shaped pier for the 300 m long viaduct that will bring high speed trains into the new Curzon Street Station.

First EffiShunter 1000M For ZSSK CARGO
First EffiShunter 1000M For ZSSK CARGO

The first modernised Class 742.6 locomotive for the Slovak state rail freight operator has started its test runs recently.

Third CRRC-Built EMU For WESTbahn
Third CRRC-Built EMU For WESTbahn

In December 2019, WESTbahn ordered four six-car double-deck EMUs from CRRC ZELC.

First Class 530 Moravia EMU In Service
First Class 530 Moravia EMU In Service

On 19 January 2023, the first four-car Moravia EMU was put into service.

Alpha Trains Leases FLIRT3 XL EMUs To VIAS
Alpha Trains Leases FLIRT3 XL EMUs To VIAS

On 19 January 2023, Alpha Trains announced that its regional trains will also be “on track” in the Rheingau area.

Škoda Will Deliver Night Cars For VR
Škoda Will Deliver Night Cars For VR

On 18 January 2023, VR ordered nine double-deck sleepers and eight car-carrier wagons worth around 50 million EUR from Škoda Transtech.