CZ LOKO 2021

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UL's Recent Production
UL's Recent Production

On 24 January 2022, UL sent the first samples of rolling stock of this year to RZD.

New TRAXX Locomotives For RAILPOOL
New TRAXX Locomotives For RAILPOOL

On 27 January 2022, Alstom has received an order from RAILPOOL to supply 15 TRAXX 3 locomotives.

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First EUROLIGHT For Adif
First EUROLIGHT For Adif

In early January 2022, Stadler Rail completed the first of 22 EUROLIGHT locomotives ordered by Spanish infrastructure manager Adif in October 2019.

More CAF EMUs For Auckland
More CAF EMUs For Auckland

On 25 January 2022 CAF signed a contract with Auckland Transport (AT) for the delivery of 23 three-car EMUs.

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.

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CAPTRAIN's 1,668 mm Gauge EURO6000 Enters Service
CAPTRAIN's 1,668 mm Gauge EURO6000 Enters Service

In late January 2022 CAPTRAIN España has taken delivery of the first of the six 1,668 mm gauge Type EURO6000 machines.

HS2’s Journey North Accelerates
HS2’s Journey North Accelerates

The prospect of high-speed journeys adding extra capacity into the rail network, and helping to close the distances between towns and cities in the Midlands and North, took a giant leap forward on 24 January 2022 as the Bill for the Crewe - Manchester extension of the HS2 network was submitted to Parliament.

Italy Direct And Austria Direct Trains Take The Bridge Route Via Denmark
Italy Direct And Austria Direct Trains Take The Bridge Route Via Denmark

From the turn of the year, Green Cargo changed the production method for their international block train routes Italy Direct and Austria Direct.

Class TGM8A Locomotives To Guinea
Class TGM8A Locomotives To Guinea

Sinara Transportnye Mashiny (STM) started delivery of the Class TGM8A locomotives to Compagnie des Bauxites de Kindia.

Remaining Class EP2D EMUs For TsPPK In 2021
Remaining Class EP2D EMUs For TsPPK In 2021

Until December 2021, TMH sent seven 11-cars Class EP2D EMUs to Central suburban passenger company (TsPPK)

Ivolga EMUs For Argentina
Ivolga EMUs For Argentina

On 20 January 2022, the Minister of Transport of Argentina, M. Alexis Guerrera, has announced the award to TMH of an 864 million USD contract for the supply of 70 EMUs and related maintenance activities.

HS2 Awards Station Lifts And Escalators Framework Contract
HS2 Awards Station Lifts And Escalators Framework Contract

On 17 January 2022, HS2 Ltd confirmed that TK Elevator has been awarded the framework to deliver around 300 lifts and escalators for the four major new stations being built as part of the HS2 high speed rail project.

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.

DM 20 Locomotives For DB Cargo
DM 20 Locomotives For DB Cargo

On 18 January 2022 it was also announced that DB Cargo and Vossloh Locomotives signed at the end of 2021 an order for 50 Type DM 20-BDD hybrid locomotives.