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[NL] First 3-car multisystem FLIRT for Arriva arrives in the Netherlands

Above you see the first 3-car and the first multisystem FLIRT for Arriva in Limburg. It arrived, coming from Poland, in the Netherlands on 19.09.2017 via Venlo. The designated ‘550’ […]

[BE] Bombardier’s appeal rejected, twice; De Lijn selects CAF for mega order

In November 2016, the Belgian ‘Raad van State’ suspended the awarding of the latest order of De Lijn. The public transport company from Belgium wanted to place an order for […]

193 640, RBH 151, EGP 151 uvm. im Frankenwald

Frankenwaldbahn: Am 05.03.2017 (Sonntag) und 07.03.2017 (Dienstag) war mein Vater wieder im Frankenwald unterwegs. Es war richtig viel Verkehr und selbst an einem Sonntag rollte es in regelmäßigen und kurzen […]

[US] Visiting Siemens in the USA part 1: The Charger diesel locomotive

In a time of car-congested cities, air pollution and climate change, the United States is slowly re-discovering rail transport as a modern, comfortable and efficient way of travelling. With the […]