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Autonomous vehicles: the opportunity and threat for public transport.

Posted on Jan 23, 2017
It’s hard to escape news stories about autonomous vehicles (AVs) and their possible role in the futu...

Britain's HS2 project is seeking “the world’s most advanced rolling stock.”

Posted on Jan 22, 2017
Earlier this week, UK Transport Secretary Chris Grayling initiated the procurement of rolling stock ...

Now accepting entries: SmartRail Europe Innovation Awards 2017.

Posted on Jan 20, 2017
Innovation is at the heart of our SmartRail community with our editorial focus on new technologies, ...

Video of the Week: US Dept. for Transport launches new safety campaign.

Posted on Jan 20, 2017
The force of a 30 car freight train hitting your car is equal to the force of your car crushing a ti...

Rail app delivers India's next generation e-ticketing system.

Posted on Jan 19, 2017
Last week, Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) Connect announced that they had u...

Obama confirms investment of $1.1 billion to improve Chicago’s Red Line.

Posted on Jan 18, 2017
Chicago’s Red Line was built in 1969, but 48 years on and after years of patching things up, Barack ...

Bombardier deliver the first Innovia Automated People Mover to China.

Posted on Jan 17, 2017
Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation is celebrating the delivery of the first Bombardier...

CBTC in New York development continues as $223.3 million contract awarded.

Posted on Jan 16, 2017
Further progress on the development of the Communications Based Train Control (CBTC) system on the Q...

12 of the most amazing rail journeys from across the world!

Posted on Jan 15, 2017
Wherever you are in the world, it’s probably likely that the dreaded January feeling has returned. I...

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