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SBB Class Tm 234-4: The Next Chapter In The WINDHOFF Success Story
SBB Class Tm 234-4: The Next Chapter In The WINDHOFF Success Story

WINDHOFF is currently executing a major SBB order for a total of 35 Class Tm 234-4 multi-purpose vehicles. The details of this contract, as well as the innovative approach of the manufacturer, are described in the following article.

New FLIRTs For Switzerland
New FLIRTs For Switzerland

On 5 October 2021, Stadler announced that it wins the tender for up to 510 FLIRT EMUs for Switzerland.

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SBB Orders More KISS EMUs
SBB Orders More KISS EMUs

On 21 April 2021, Stadler announced that SBB will order a further 60 KISS trains for approx. 1.3 billion CHF.

More Voith CargoFlex Couplings For SBB Cargo
More Voith CargoFlex Couplings For SBB Cargo

Since May 2019, the Voith CargoFlex couplings have been successfully deployed in regular service at SBB Cargo on 100 wagons and 25 locomotives,

TILO FLIRT At Velim
TILO FLIRT At Velim

In late June 2020, a six-car RABe 524 303 EMU for TILO arrived at the VUZ Velim test centre.

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SOB Traversos In Regular Service
SOB Traversos In Regular Service

Since the 15 December 2019 timetable change all old SOB vehicles on the Voralpen-Express (VAE) services have been replaced by six new eight-car Class RABe 526.1 FLIRT EMUs. 

New BLS EMUs
New BLS EMUs

BLS is currently acquiring two fleets of EMUs from Stadler. Let's take a closer look at their purpose and deliveries.

Last Green Class Re 4/4 Locomotives
Last Green Class Re 4/4 Locomotives

At SBB there remain the last three green-painted Class Re 4/4 electric locomotives, which are used in regular service all over Switzerland, two of them by SBB Cargo. 

Giruno Authorised In Italy For Multiple Traction Up To 200 km/h
Giruno Authorised In Italy For Multiple Traction Up To 200 km/h

On 4 March 2020 Stadler announced that ERA awarded the SBB's Class RABe 501 type approval to run in Italy.

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...

Class RABe 501 Authorised For Passenger Operation
Class RABe 501 Authorised For Passenger Operation

The BAV (Bundesamt für Verkehr) has today issued a certification for Stadler’s new SMILE high-speed train, named Giruno by SBB, to run at 200 km...

FV Dosto Granted An Operating Licence On SBB Network
FV Dosto Granted An Operating Licence On SBB Network

On 14 November 2018 BAV (the Swiss Federal Office of Transport) issued the operating licence for SBB’s new TWINDEXX Swiss Express EMUs designed...

Giruno Makes First Test Runs
  • 18th May 2017 13:39
Giruno Makes First Test Runs
The first of SBB’s future Giruno EMUs recently started test runs on the SBB network, as shown in these photos, taken on 16 May 2017 between Sulgen...
RegioJet’s Ex-SBB Carriages Moved To Krnov
  • 29th Sep 2016 17:13
RegioJet’s Ex-SBB Carriages Moved To Krnov
On 28 September 2016 RJ moved 11 of its Class B carriages, acquired earlier in the year from SBB, from Hranice na Moravě to the KOS (Krnovské...