Schwihag has been manufacturing fastenings at its purpose-built factory near Leipzig for 10 years and now produces 25 different types for a wide range of railway applications. Karl-H Schwiede, chairman…
THE mayor of Leipzig, Mr Burkhard Jung, says the city may have to build either a new tram tunnel or a second S-Bahn tunnel if it is to meet the…
LEIPZIG City Transport (LVB) has confirmed to IRJ that it has exercised a second option from its 2015 order for Solaris Tramino LRVs, adding a further nine vehicles to the…
LEIPZIG launched its new fleet of Solaris Tramino XL low-floor LRVs on July 13, when the first vehicle entered trial passenger service on Line 4 from Gohlis to Stötteritz.
THE first Solaris Tramino XL LRV for Leipzig City Transport (LVB) went on public display at the city’s exhibition centre on February 11.
THE government of the German state of Saxony has allocated Leipzig City Transport (LVB) €7.3m to fund 50% of an order for nine Solaris Tramino LRVs.
LEIPZIG tram operator LVB withdrew all services on the 4.5km line between Connewitz S-Bahn station and Markkleeberg West south of Leipzig city centre on November 27.
LEIPZIG City Transport (LVB) has awarded Solaris a framework contract for the supply of up to 41 Tramino LRVs for the city's 1458mm-gauge light rail network.
LEIPZIG has become the third German city to order Tramino low-floor LRVs from Polish manufacturer Solaris.
GERMAN Rail has signed a €146m contract with Bombardier for 29 class 442 Talent 2 suburban emus as part of a framework deal for up to 321 trains, which was…
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