Archives by Tag 'AVE'

Laying down rails for AVE [video]

By Railway 2.0 - Last updated: Tuesday, February 22, 2011

The video shows how rails are laid down on ballast by special purpose train for the new high speed line (AVE) near Albacete (Spain). [via Lavagoneta]

The other map of Spain

By Railway 2.0 - Last updated: Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Not really the first attempt I have seen, nonetheless the new map of Spain published by La Informacion clearly illustrates the advantages of having the longest high speed railway net in Europe. A redesigned shape of the country, in terms of travel time from the capital, Madrid, to the other main cities using either high […]

How to drive a high speed train

By Railway 2.0 - Last updated: Thursday, December 9, 2010

Ever wondered what the engineer has to do in the driver cab while traveling on a high speed train? Vía Libre provides the answer, at least for a journey on the Talgo AVE S-112 train using the brand new Madrid-Valencia high speed line . The description is in Spanish, unfortunately I have not so much […]

Especial Alta Velocidad [es]

By Railway 2.0 - Last updated: Monday, May 10, 2010

Many thanks to Ingeniería en la Red, the Spanish blog that published this dossier appeared on El Mundo last 18th of April. All about Spanish High Speed (in Spanish), of course re-published on Railway 2.0 Scribd repository. El Mundo Mercados 18 Abr 2010 Especial Alta Velocidad