Archives by Tag 'high speed'

Necessities for future high speed rolling stock

By Railway 2.0 - Last updated: Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Following a news published on Via Libre site, I found really interesting this document including a list of the high speed/very high speed trains running all over the world and a good basic research regarding future necessities of high speed rolling stock. The report was pulished by UIC – International Union of Railways. The railway […]

Should US copy Chinese plan?

By Railway 2.0 - Last updated: Friday, July 31, 2009

According to The Transport Politic blog it should be smarter to focus on few high speed lines trying to use them as much as possible to serve not only routes connecting stations served by HSL but also those cities linked to old lines which can benefit of travel time reduction on the high speed segment. […]