VIRGIN Trains East Coast has launched a new smartphone app which enables passengers to bid for last-minute upgrades for first-class seats.
RAIL freight operators in Germany will be charged less for using infrastructure under a new rail freight master plan announced by Mr Alexander Dobrint, Germany’s federal minister for transport and digital infrastructure.
BRITAIN’s infrastructure manager Network Rail has appointed Arcadis as a programme partner to support the implementation of its Digital Railway programme.
SWISS Federal Railways (SBB) has launched a new strategy which aims to combine its existing strengths with new technology to enable it to increase capacity, offer door-to-door journeys, and develop digital stations and smart freight wagons.
TRANSNET, South Africa, has awarded a contract to GE to install its Predix operating system for the industrial internet to connect shippers and transport operators by providing real-time information on the status of shipments.