Category Archives: 41 Switzerland

New Hydrogen Council launches in Davos

New Hydrogen Council launches in Davos :Thirteen leading energy, transport and industry companies have today launched a global initiative to voice a united vision and long-term ambition for hydrogen to foster the energy transition. In the first global... ...

Thales equips the world’s longest railway tunnel

Thales equips the world’s longest railway tunnel :The opening ceremony of the Gotthard Tunnel, the world’s longest railway tunnel, will take place today in Switzerland! As a member of the Transtec Gotthard Consortium, Thales has integrated its... ...

Gotthard tunnel, world’s longest, opens in Switzerland (Video)

The world’s longest and deepest train tunnel officially opened on June 1 in Switzerland, nearly seven decades after the initial design was conceived and 17 years after its construction started. The opening saw the attendance of many European leaders... ...

PROSE is a strategic partner for the upcoming refurbishment of X2000

PROSE is a strategic partner for the upcoming refurbishment of X2000 :PROSE has concluded a cooperation agreement with Swedtrac (a Knorr-Bremse subsidiary) concerning refurbishment of SJ’s X2000 fleet. The contract is a consecution of the... ...

Swiss Federal Railways Ordered 3 Rescue Trains

Swiss Federal Railways Ordered 3 Rescue Trains: Swiss Federal Railways has an agreement with a consortium of Windhoff Bahn & Anlagentechnik and Dräger Safety to supply three firefighting and rescue trains. The cotract costs £34,2 m. Trains... ...

BLS Shortlisted For New EMU Tender

BLS Shortlisted For New EMU Tender: Switzerland’s biggest private railway BLS approved a contract on February 2. BLS has shortlisted four producers to bid for a contract to supply 60 EMUs for S-Bahn and regional services. BLS invited... ...

World’s longest and deepest railway tunnel completed

World’s longest and deepest railway tunnel completed :The world’s longest and deepest railway tunnel – the Gotthard Base Tunnel, scheduled for completion in June 2016 – is at the heart of a massive multi-million pound project to construct the... ...

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