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Technical visits announced for 7th International Railway Summit

Technical visits announced for 7th International Railway Summit

Press Releases   •   Jan 21, 2019 10:15 GMT

Delegates attending the 7th International Railway Summit will visit key rail facilities in the host city of Frankfurt on the afternoon of Wednesday 20 February 2019, learning about the city’s transport infrastructure, the maintenance of high-speed trains, and engaging with the prototypes and ideas that could transform the sector.

Making the most of the data flood at the 7th International Railway Summit

Making the most of the data flood at the 7th International Railway Summit

Press Releases   •   Jan 10, 2019 08:00 GMT

Leading rail sector organisations Shift2Rail and UNIFE will co-host an in-depth discussion on how to make best use of the wealth of data being gathered by new digital systems, at the 7th International Railway Summit in Frankfurt on 22 February 2019.

UIC special partner for 7th International Railway Summit

UIC special partner for 7th International Railway Summit

Press Releases   •   Jan 08, 2019 08:00 GMT

​The 7th International Railway Summit will be hosted in association with the International Union of Railways (UIC), it has been announced. The summit, a comprehensive networking event for the railway sector, is organised by IRITS Events and will take place in Frankfurt, Germany on 20-22 February 2019.

Smart Transport Simulators Gold Sponsors at 7th International Railway Summit

Smart Transport Simulators Gold Sponsors at 7th International Railway Summit

Press Releases   •   Dec 10, 2018 08:00 GMT

Smart Transport Simulators, international providers of comprehensive simulation training systems for the rail industry, will participate as Gold Sponsors at the 7th International Railway Summit in Frankfurt on 20-22 February 2019.

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National Express unveil new trains for German regional services

National Express unveil new trains for German regional services

News   •   Dec 04, 2014 08:00 GMT

​National Express have unveiled the first of their new fleet of Bombardier Talent 2 trains which will operate its new German rail services from next year. National Express will take over operation of two new routes in the North Rhine-Westphalia region on the 13 December 2015, the express service between Rheine-Munster-Cologne-Krefeld and a Bonn-Cologne-Wuppertal stopping service.

SNCF's Ouigo reaches 1 million ticket sales

SNCF's Ouigo reaches 1 million ticket sales

News   •   Sep 17, 2013 09:45 BST

Low-fare high-speed train service Ouigo, an independent subsidiary of French national rail operator SNCF, has announced that 1 million tickets have been sold since it launched in April 2013.

Poland's PKP Intercity present "Express Intercity Premium" trainset

Poland's PKP Intercity present "Express Intercity Premium" trainset

News   •   Jun 28, 2013 13:49 BST

Polish passenger operator PKP Intercity have unveiled the design and title of their high speed pendolino trains. The state-of-the-art "Express Intercity Premium" trains are the fruits of a deal with Alstom and were built at the French company's Savigliano site in Italy.

Saudi Arabia to invest $45bn in new rail network

Saudi Arabia to invest $45bn in new rail network

News   •   Jun 11, 2013 18:27 BST

Saudi Arabia is expected to invest $45 bn to upgrade and expand railway networks across the kingdom, experts forecast.

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International Railway Summit 2015

Events   •   Mar 19, 2014 12:08 GMT

The International Railway Summit 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. International Railway Summit 2015 will take pl...

Feb 18 - Feb 20

Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I, Barcelona

International Rail Infrastructure and Technology Summit (IRITS), 6-8 Nov 2013, Berlin

International Rail Infrastructure and Technology Summit (IRITS), 6-8 Nov 2013, Berlin

Events   •   Jun 03, 2013 14:50 BST

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 ...

Nov 06 - Nov 08

Berlin, Germany