THE Italian Transport Authority (ART), headed by Mr Andrea Camanzi, issued infrastructure manager Italian Railway Network (RFI) with a €620,000 fine on August 2 for discriminatory behaviour in the sanctioning of operation at speeds exceeding 300km/h on the country’s high-speed network.
ITALIAN State Railways (FS) will participate in the construction of the Teheran - Hamedan and Qom - Arak high-speed lines under a framework agreement with an estimated value of around €3bn, which was signed in Tehran on April 12 by FS CEO Mr Renato Mazzoncini and Dr Mohsen Pour Seyed Aghaei, Iran's deputy transport minister and president of Iranian Islamic Republic Railways (RAI).
ITALIAN State Railways (FS) CEO Mr Renato Mazzoncini and Iranian Islamic Republic Railways (RAI) president Dr Mohsen Pour Seyed Aghaei signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Tehran on February 9 pledging to co-operate in the development of Iran's high-speed rail network and the modernisation of RAI's rolling stock fleet.
IRAN's minister of transport Mr Abbas Akhoundi and Italy's minister of infrastructure and transport Mr Graziano Delrio have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for Italian State Railways (FS) to become a development partner for Iranian Islamic Republic Railways (RAI).
IRANIAN Islamic Republic Railways (RAI) has appointed Italcertifer, Italy, to provide technical assistance for a project to develop a rolling stock testing laboratory, which will support the introduction of new train fleets on the country's expanding railway network.