RAILWAYS

Swedish railways take further electric trains

Alstom will supply the Swedish railway operator with further high efficiency, recyclable Coradia Nordic Electric Multiple Units. French railway man... read more

New Class 800 trains benefit from high efficiency braking

Knorr-Bremse has worked with Hitachi on developing electronic braking systems for the new Class 800 operating on Great Western routes. Engineers ba... read more

Regenerative braking upgrade to South Western trains

South Western is upgrading its Class 442 trains to AC operation with improved environmental efficiency through regenerative braking. Kiepe Electric... read more

Energy efficient light rail transport order

Trams for use in Braunschweig will feature regenerative braking systems for supplying additional power in acceleration. Düsseldorf-based Knorr-Bre... read more

Analogue text data analysis for rail safety

The University of Huddersfield is working on software that can recognise free text patterns in railway worker hazard reports. Rail workers are trac... read more