The Latest on trains that can run on rails

The Latest on trains that can run on rails

A railway transportation technology company is touting a new rail locomotive with the potential to change the way we get around.The company says the new locomotive can move up to 70 miles per hour, and is designed to be lighter than existing train technology.The new design can travel at speeds up to 65 mph, making…

How to buy a train ticket in the Irish rail system

How to buy a train ticket in the Irish rail system

Railway transport companies in Ireland are scrambling to attract customers as the railways struggle to compete with global rail firms.Railway transport company MTN and its subsidiary NMT are looking to build a $15 billion, 40,000-kilometre railway in Co Wicklow that would connect the southern city of Londonderry to Cork.MTN has said the route could eventually…