2008 Media Kit PDF

January 29, 2008 |

2014 Planning Guide


Ad closing date: December 11 2013

Main Themes:

  • Benelux
  • Metros/light rail
  • Track technology & maintenance



Ad closing date: January 15 2014

Main Themes:

  • Asia
  • High-speed
  • Signalling, telecoms & IT

Exhibitions/Conferences Extra Distribution:

  • Smart Rail signalling & telecommunications congress, Amsterdam, February 24-26
  • Asia Pacific, Hong Kong, March 18-19

    Ad closing date: February 12 2014

    Main Themes:

    • The Baltic States
    • Metros/light rail
    • Measuring & testing

    Exhibitions/Conferences Extra Distribution:

    • MetroRail Conference & Exhibition, London, April 1-2


    Ad closing date: March 12 2014

    Main Themes:

    • Italy
    • ERTMS
    • Rolling stock

    Exhibitions/Conferences Extra Distribution:

    • Expo Ferroviaria, Turin, April 1-3
    • ERTMS World Conference, Istanbul, Turkey, April 1-3


    Ad closing date: April 16 2014

    Main Themes:

    • Britain
    • Heavy-haul freight
    • Track technology & maintenance

    Exhibitions/Conferences Extra Distribution:

    • Infrarail, London, May 20-22


    Ad closing date: May 14 2014

    Main Themes:

    • Middle East
    • Metros/light rail
    • Train maintenance & workshops


    Ad closing date: June 11 2014

    Main Themes:

    • North America
    • InnoTrans 1 - Train components & interiors
    • InnoTrans 1 - Passenger info & fare technlogy

    Exhibitions/Conferences Extra Distribution:

    • InnoTrans, Berlin, September 23-26


    Ad closing date: July 9 2014

    Main Themes:

    • Eastern Europe
    • InnoTrans 2 - Track technology & maintenance
    • InnoTrans 2 - Signalling & telecoms

    Exhibitions/Conferences Extra Distribution:

    • InnoTrans, Berlin, September 23-26


    Ad closing date: August 13 2014

    Main Themes:

    • Germany
    • InnoTrans 3 - Innovative trains
    • InnoTrans 3 - InnoTrans show preview

    Exhibitions/Conferences Extra Distribution:

    • InnoTrans, Berlin, September 23-26


    Ad closing date: September 12 2014

    Main Themes:

    • Austria & Switzerland
    • High-speed
    • Stations


    Ad closing date: October 15 2014

    Main Themes:

    • Asia
    • Metros/CBTC
    • InnoTrans 4 - IRJ's comprehensive review of the show

    Exhibitions/Conferences Extra Distribution:

    • CBTC congress, London, November 4-6
    • Smart Rail Asia, Bangkok, November 12-14


    Ad closing date: November 12 2014

    Main Themes:

    • South and Central America
    • Track technology & maintenance
    • Capacity enhancement

    • IRJ will be distributed at other conferences and exhibitions as they are scheduled

    January 29, 2008 |

    General Information

    Frequency discount rates

    Each full page or fractional page counts towards frequency discount rates, within a 12 month period. These may also be earned by combining insertions in other Simmons-Boardman publications (Railway Age, Railway Track & Structures, Marine Log).

    Advertising services

    We will be pleased to offer any production assistance required, including typesetting. Exhibition/Conference flashes or minor text changes to existing advertisements will be done free of charge.

    Please note advertising material left on the publisher's files for longer than one year is at the advertiser's risk.

    Shipping instructions

    Send all advertising material to: Production Department International Railway Journal, 46 Killigrew Street Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 3PP, UK Tel: +44 1326 313945Fax: +44 1326 211576 

    E-mail: Sue Morant  If shipping via courier or airmail, please mark: NCV (No Commercial Value). 

    General and contract regulations

    • Publisher's Protective Clause:

      All advertising must be germane to the railway field. Publisher reserves the right to edit or reject copy. The advertiser agrees to indemnify the publisher and hold harmless from any and all demands, claims or suits arising out of the publication of any advertising accepted and from any and all loss, cost, damage or expenses, including attorney's fees, sustained by the publisher in connection with any such demand, claim or suit. 

      No conditions, printed or otherwise, appearing on a space order or copy instruction which conflict with the publisher's policies will be binding on the publisher. 

      Two or more idependent advertisers are not permitted to use space under the same contract. Individual members of an association cannot bulk their company space with that of an association to earn a bulk rate for themselves. 

      Publisher reserves the right to hold advertiser and/or its advertising agency jointly and severally liable for such monies as are due and payable to the publisher. 

    • Surcharges and Rebates:

      The publisher reserves the right to surcharge advertisers who terminate an advertising series booking prior to its completion. Advertisers will be rebated if they contract to additional insertions after their initial contract rate agreement. 

    • Publishing and Closing Dates:

      International Railway Journal is published in the first week of each month. Advertising space booking closing date is the first week of the preceeding month, with new material due with the Production Department in Falmouth, UK, one week later. 

    • Cancellation Period:

      4 weeks prior to closing date.

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