Monthly Archives: October 2023

Huawei provides reliable networks for safe, efficient Jakarta–Bandung high-speed railway

Indonesia’s Jakarta–Bandung high-speed railway, known as the WHOOSH, has officially entered service. The railway reduces travel time between Jakarta and Bandung from 3.5 hours to just 40 minutes, which will boost economic development along the route. Huawei has partnered with China Railway Signal & Communication (CRSC) and China Telecom to build a dedicated railway network […]

HS1 Ltd announces 9-point plan to ensure the UK’s rail system is fit for the future

HS1 Ltd, the operator of the UK’s only international rail link, has today launched a manifesto for growth in the UK’s rail sector and on the HS1 line, ahead of next year’s General Election. The manifesto details specific policy interventions a future government can take to ensure the sector can recover, to lead the UK’s […]

Saudi Arabia Railways (SAR) partners with Alstom to showcase the world’s first passenger hydrogen train in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia Railways (SAR), in partnership with Alstom, a global leader in smart and sustainable mobility, will operate and demonstrate the world’s first passenger hydrogen-powered train, the Coradia iLint in Riyadh in the month of October. This ground-breaking demonstration marks the first-ever introduction of a hydrogen-powered train in the Middle East and Africa. The collaboration […]