How a train ride ended in a train crash

How a train ride ended in a train crash

The accident in Belgium’s central railway station has sparked a train theft crisis and forced Belgium’s rail operator, Trainset, to shut down its entire fleet of trains.The train station, located in Antwerp, Belgium, is a major rail hub that serves the Dutch, French, German and Belgian borders.Train theft is a growing problem in Belgium, and…

How to build a rail transportation solution

How to build a rail transportation solution

Transport for NSW has released the second phase of a rail transport solution that it hopes will help reduce congestion on regional rail networks.Key points:Transport for NSW’s second phase includes a new rail corridor between Werribee and ManlyTransport Minister Nick Smith says the new route will increase capacity and reduce travel timesFor more stories like…

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,…