Wagons delivered for wood chip import service

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EUROPE: The Finnlog subsidiary of Finland’s VR Group has taken delivery of 35 wagons manufactured by ZMK which will be used for transporting wood chips from Metsä Group’s Svir sawmill in Russia to its pulp mill at Joutseno in Finland.

RZD places order for 200 diesel locomotives

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RUSSIA: Russian Railways and Sinara Transport Machines have agreed a firm order for the supply and life-cycle maintenance of 200 2TE35A twin-section main line freight diesel locomotives able to haul trains of up to 7 100 tonnes.

FlixTrain enters the overnight market

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GERMANY: Open access operator FlixTrain is to launch an overnight service between Hamburg, Berlin and München on June 17. The company says many FlixBus passengers like to travel overnight, and that it has always believed there is ‘great potential’ for a night train service. ‘We would now like to gain ...

Left bank of the Rhein operating contract awarded

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GERMANY: The Rheinland-Pfalz Nord, Süd and Rheinland transport authorities have jointly awarded incumbent Transdev company Trans Regio Deutsche Regionalbahn the next contract to operate RB26 MittelrheinBahn regional passenger services linking Köln, Koblenz and Mainz via the scenic route along the left bank of the River Rhein.

US Steel sells railway business

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USA: Fortress Transportation & Infrastructure Investors has agreed to buy US Steel’s Transtar business, which operates six freight railways serving the steelmaker’s major production facilities.

Northern’s CAF multiple-units return to service

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UK: All but two of Northern’s CAF Class 195 diesel and Class 331 electric multiple-units are now back in service, after analysis of the causes of the cracks discovered in April and the development of a modification that is being rolled out across the Class 195 fleet.

MAN F 8 26 320 Sattelzugmaschine im Einsatz


Hallo, jetzt kommt mein vorerst letzter Epoche 3 Eigenbau LKW, eine MAN F8 Sattelzugmaschine mit einem Krupp Kranunterbau auf einem Sattelzugfahrgestell zum Einsatz. Alle Teile des LKW sind aus Resin, von einem eigenen Abgußmodell gefertigt. Der Au...

Rohrverlegung in Fertrop


Meine Anlage (1,20m x 2,20m) spielt in der Epoche IV im Umfeld der Kohle- und Stahlindustrie. Den dargestellten Haltepunkt mit städtischer Bebauung und Industrie habe ich Fertrop genannt. Baubeginn war vor über 25 Jahren. Es gibt aber immer noch Be...

Alstom starts assembling Perth EMUs

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AUSTRALIA: Alstom officially began train manufacturing at the Metronet Bellevue assembly plant in Western Australia on June 7, describing the occasion as ‘a watershed moment’ for the local rail sector.


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