Which trains will the TTC ride on next?

Transit service is a major focus of the city’s transit plan. But that’s not all.“It’s about getting people from point A to point B in a sustainable manner,” Mayor John Tory said Wednesday at a press conference.The TTC is also looking at whether the rapid transit network can be scaled up and upgraded to accommodate more…

Why are you asking about Mongolia’s railways?

Why are you asking about Mongolia’s railways?

Railway transportation cost is a huge topic for railway travelers, who spend thousands of dollars each time they hop on a train.A railway is not cheap.It is an expensive undertaking, to transport a load of people.The cost of getting a train is also a big cost.But what about the railway itself?The rails that run on…

What is a train car transporter?

What is a train car transporter?

Train car transporter, commonly referred to as a TDC, is a type of freight transporter that uses a train to transport goods between different locations.Train car transporters can be built in many different configurations and can be made of steel, concrete, or wood.The transport capacity of a train can be limited by the amount of…

Why are trains so packed with luggage?

Why are trains so packed with luggage?

The number of trains loaded with luggage in Japan has more than doubled in the past decade, and Japan’s transport minister says it’s due to the country’s booming economy.“The railways have more than tripled in size since 2007, and there’s no end to the luggage that is being transported,” Shigeru Miyamoto said Tuesday at a…

When trains hit the rails: Train collisions on the move

When trains hit the rails: Train collisions on the move

Transport Canada has announced new rules for trains, saying they are to be more closely monitored, especially after a deadly derailment in the province’s northeast in October.The agency said the rule changes will “provide increased safety and security to train operations.”The new rules, announced on Wednesday, will require all trains to have collision warning lights,…

The Great Australian Rail Disaster

The Great Australian Rail Disaster

article Transport safety expert Professor David Aylward of the University of New South Wales has described the Great Australian Railway Disaster (GARD) as “one of the worst disasters in human history”.Professor Aylwards paper is titled The Great Australians Railway Disaster: the Australian rail disaster that changed the world.He has compiled a timeline of events in…

Rail and rail transport: New Zealand’s New Zealand Railways will run a $2 billion project by 2020

Rail and rail transport: New Zealand’s New Zealand Railways will run a $2 billion project by 2020

The Government has announced the New Zealand Railway will invest $2.2 billion over the next five years to upgrade its fleet of passenger trains, a move that will see the nation’s railway be among the busiest in the world.Key points:The Government says it wants the New England-based railways to be among its top international competitors…

The railway transportation technology scam

The railway transportation technology scam

The railway transport technology scam has been affecting Indian railways for quite some time.The scam involves rail travel companies, often using fake documents, to claim that they are offering a safe, hassle free, and cheap rail travel option.The scams can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.In recent years, there have been a number of cases…