Press Releases

Phase monitoring relays for high temperature areas

Jan 12, 2015 10:36 GMT Phoenix Contact UK The new EMD-SL-PH-690 monitoring relay from Phoenix Contact monitors the electrical parameters for phase sequence and failure as well as under-voltages in applications up to ambient temperatures of 70°C.

Casablanca Transport to participate in International Railway Summit 2015

Jan 12, 2015 08:00 GMT International Railway Summit 2015 International Railway Journal and IRITS Events Ltd are delighted to welcome Casa Transport, the company in charge of building a comprehensive and sustainable transport network in Casablanca, Morocco, to International Railway Summit 2015. The summit takes place from 18-20 February 2015 in Barcelona.

Hitachi Wins an Additional Order for 16 Tilting Rail Cars for Limited Express Service from the Taiwan Railway Administration of Taiwan

Jan 09, 2015 12:00 GMT Hitachi Rail Europe ​Tokyo, Japan, January 9, 2015 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, “Hitachi”) today announced that it has won an additional order for 16 TEMU1000 tilting rail cars (two train sets) for a limited express service from the Taiwan Railway Administration (“TRA”) of Taiwan. The rail cars are to be delivered within the 2015/16 financial year, and scheduled to enter service from June 2016 onwards.

Diversified UK reports record growth in 2014

Jan 08, 2015 09:35 GMT Diversified Communications UK Two successful new launches and the acquisition of Expo Management turned 2014 into a record breaking year for Diversified Communications UK. The award-winning trade event organiser and publisher has reported a 28% increase in attendance to its 2014 shows; with nine events attracting a combined 45,273 industry professionals (compared to 35,425 in 2013).

Digital Yacht  New Product Introduction & Press Launch at the London Boat Show

Jan 08, 2015 09:15 GMT Digital Yacht

Hitachi Begins Shipment of Trains from Kasado Works for the UK Intercity Express Programme

Jan 07, 2015 11:00 GMT Hitachi Rail Europe Hitachi, Ltd. announced today that it has begun shipment of the first completed pre-series Class 800 train unveiled in November 2014. The train has been produced for the UK Department for Transport’s Intercity Express Programme (IEP), and following its recent completion is now being shipped from Kasado Works in Kudamatsu City, Yamaguchi Prefecture.

Highly compact signal conditioners listed by UL

Jan 07, 2015 10:28 GMT Phoenix Contact UK Five signal conditioners from the Mini Analog product range from Phoenix Contact are now listed according to ANSI ISA 12.12.01 for the USA and Canada and can therefore be used worldwide in potentially explosive areas of Class I, Division 2.

Norwegian reports December traffic figures: Carried 24 million passengers in 2014 and 130 million passengers since its first flight

Jan 07, 2015 07:06 GMT Norwegian Norwegian reported its highest ever passenger figures in a single year with almost 24 million passengers in 2014, an increase of three million compared to 2013. Since the company’s first flight in 2002, 130 million passengers have traveled with Norwegian.

Northampton's new railway station to open in one week's time

Jan 05, 2015 16:16 GMT London Midland London Midland is reminding customers that there is just one week to go until the new Northampton railway station opens.

Digital Yacht's affordable AIT1500 Class B AIS transponder makes a splash at the London Boat Show

Jan 05, 2015 14:30 GMT Digital Yacht