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[EU] Railcolor Weekly: Modern Locomotive News (35/17)

Welcome. Every Monday we bring you the latest news on new electric locomotives being built in Europe. New liveries and remarkable operator changes are also mentioned. Enjoy! Do you have […]

[FR] l’Océane: the newest batch of TGV EuroDuplex high speed trains of SNCF

As of 11.12.2016, the French railways (SNCF) operate the new TGV Euroduplex 2N2 “l’Océane” from Paris-Montparnasse to Bordeaux and Toulouse. Let’s take a tour inside: Two TGVs with a special […]

[US] It is the blue one: Siemens completes Brightline’s first trainset

GoBrightline informs: The first Siemens-built Brightline trainset, comprised of two locomotives and four coaches adorned in Brightline Blue, is complete and has left the company’s manufacturing hub in Sacramento, California. […]

[IT] Video: Alstom showcases its Coradia configurator for Trenitalias future regional trains

#Innotrans2016 Tecnologici, comodi, 95% riciclabili e personalizzabili i nuovi 150 treni Coradia Meridian #Trenitalia @fsnews_it pic.twitter.com/wW26wdstYH — Alstom Italia (@AlstomItalia) September 22, 2016 Many colours, many different interior concepts. Alstom […]

[US] Watch it go: Siemens Charger no. 4601 at Pueblo Colorado test center

Siemens new diesel-electric Charger locomotives are advancing through a rigorous testing program at the Transportation Technology Center in Pueblo, Colorado. A variety of tests and validation exercises including maximum speed […]

[CZ] Skoda presents ‘Baureihe 102’ for DB Regio

On 27.06.2015, Skoda Transportation presented the new DB class 102 locomotive at the VUZ Velim test centre. The psychedelic stickers, that until recently covered the cabs of the red locomotives, were gone. […]

[US] Amtrak and Siemens celebrate 70th electric locomotive with Sacramento send-off

On 02.06.2016, Amtrak and Siemens celebrated completion of the 70th and final Amtrak Cities Sprinter (ACS-64) electric locomotive at the company’s rail manufacturing hub in Sacramento, CA. The milestone marks […]

[PL/DE] An historic relief: Pesa Link trains homologated for Germany

More historic than one would think: Pesa’s 2-car Link trains are now fully homologated for revenue services in Germany. It is the first time a modern Polish manufacturer manages to […]

[FR] Rubber tyred metro: Alstom presents the MP14 for Paris

30.05.2016, Saint-Ouen: Representatives of Alstom, Ile-de-France, STIF, RATP and SGP commonly unveiled the new design of Paris’ rubber-tyred metro trains for (initially) line 14. Alstom showed the design and internal layout of the future MP14 […]