The International Rail Infrastructure and Technology Summit (IRITS) brings together senior executives from the world's key rail operators and infrastructure management companies as well as senior government officials. The summit will feature a conference programme given by industry leaders, one-to-one business meetings with select solution providers and evening networking functions. IRITS 2013 will take place in Berlin, Germany from 6-8 November and is organised by FIGevents.
Further information can be found on www.irits.org.
National Express Group's German subsidiary, National Express Rail GmbH, has awarded Bombardier Transportation a €170m contract to supply 35 Talent 2 electric multiple-units for commuter services to be operated from December 2015 in regions comprising the cities of Cologne, Bonn and Munster, it was announced on 4 June 2013.