|Sweden’s SJ to deploy Trimble solutions to improve rail operations
Swedish train operator SJ has announced plans to deploy two of Trimble’s rail solutions, the R2M real-time remote diagnostics system and the C2M component condition monitoring system, in order to improve railway operations.
UK RSSB calls for ‘scientific approach’ for train seat design
UK’s Rail Safety and Standards Board (RSSB) has called for more research into the design of train seats in order to improve comfort and safety for passengers.
UK universities and rail industry partner to form UKRRIN
A partnership between the railway supply industry and eight universities has launched the UK Rail Research and Innovation Network (UKRRIN), which aims to provide the rail industry with access to purpose-built facilities and skills in a variety of areas.
Bolivian rail operator FCA orders new SALi locomotives
Bolivian rail operator FCA has signed a contract with rolling stock manufacturer Stadler Rail for the first three South American Light Loco (SALi) locomotives, which have been specifically designed to operate in the Latin American market.