All South Western Railway stations in London now have Assisted Boarding Points

Assisted Boarding Points are now available at all South Western Railway (SWR) stations across London.

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Medway orders more locos and wagons

Private freight operator Medway is to invest €93m in the acquisition of 16 new Stadler electric locomotives and 113 Tatravagónka wagons under a procurement supported by the European Investment Bank.

Sydney seeks answers to CAF LRV problems in Britain

Tram and Light Rail News
TRANSPORT for New South Wales (TfNSW) will send two staff members to Birmingham, Britain, to inspect work being carried out on the same model of CAF LRV as those that operate in Sydney which have experienced cracks over wheel arches.

CCTV footage shows girls doing handstands on a level crossing in Nottinghamshire

Two teenage girls have been captured on CCTV doing handstands on the track at a level crossing in Nottinghamshire.

Italy sees new rail services as road capacity continues to fall

Rail freight company Medway Italia, in partnership with intermodal player Medlog Italia, has just started operating a new regular link between the La Spezia container terminal and the inland logistics area in Cavatigozzi (Cremona), both in Italy.

Weirton, WV: National/Weirton Steel Mill

Railway History
The Weir Brothers bought the Peter Tarr Furnace and then expanded to form the Weirton Steel Mills.

Stadler acquires Bär Bahnsicherung to boost signalling offer

STADLER has acquired Bär Bahnsicherung as the Swiss manufacturer aims to develop its in-house expertise in signalling and digitalisation.

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