A coal transportation line in Mongolia deploys a TETRA digital radio communication network
The Spanish company Teltronic commissioned a radio communication network of the TETRA standard on the 250-km Tavan Tolgoi – Gashuun Sukhait coal transportation line connecting a large metallurgical and thermal coal mine in the Gobi desert with China.
Meeting of Group II of OSJD railways for the development and coordination of passenger train timetables, formation of train coach sequence indicators and provision of coaches in them in international traffic for the period 2022-2023 (press-release)
This meeting was held from 19 through 23 September 2022 at the OSJD Committee in accordance with the Work Plan of the OSJD Commission on Passenger Traffic using the videoconferencing mode.
High-speed electric multiple units designed for HSR Jakarta – Bandung (according to the information of RENMIN TIEDAO / People’s Railway Newspaper)
On 5 August 2022, the Chinese city of Qingdao witnessed a demonstration ceremony of high-speed electric multiple units intended for the Indonesian HSR Jakarta – Bandung. In total, 11 high-speed electric trains and 1 diagnostic train will be sent from China to Indonesia. This event marks an important milestone in the Jakarta-Bandung high-speed railway project.
Ad hoc meeting of the OSJD Committee members on 24 October (press-release)
At the ad hoc meeting of the OSJD Committee members, held on 24 October 2022 in the OSJD Committee in a hybrid format, a large number of documents were considered, which are subject matters of the OSJD Ministerial Conference level which adopts the decisions on them.
Expert meeting on the sub-topic “Wagons and Coaches”
From 27 till 28 September 2022, an expert meeting of the OSJD Commission on Infrastructure and Rolling Stock on sub-topic 5.2 “Wagons” of subject No. 5 “Rolling stock for railways.
Ad hoc meeting of the OSJD Committee members on 15 September
The ad hoc meeting of the OSJD Committee members was held on 15 September 2022 in a hybrid format due to the still ongoing restrictions in some countries to prevent the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
Korea’s national train operator Korea Railroad Corporation (KORAIL) runs a successful trial of a 50 wagon freight train
The public train operator Korea Railroad Corporation (KORAIL) has laid the foundation for the sustainable development of Korea’s railway logistics as it conducted a successful trial operation of the Republic of Korea’s first 777-meter long freight train on the Seoul – Busan line.
Azerbaijan continues reconstruction of the North-South corridor (according to information of the “Zheleznye dorogi mira” Journal)
Azerbaijan Railways (ADY) is upgrading the Sumgayit-Yalama double-track railway line.
The 1000-ton “Kunlun” bridgelayer for the construction of the Fuzhou-Xiamen trans-sea high-speed line (according to the Xinhua News Agency)
The construction of the Fuzhou-Xiamen high-speed trans-sea railway line (HSR) is in full swing in China. With an estimated speed of 350 km/h and a total length of more than 277 km, this high-speed railway line is the China’s first trans-sea HSR and the fastest trans-sea HSR in the world. The construction of high-speed railway lines at sea is associated with the use of a number of the most advanced technologies, especially in the construction of bridges and viaducts.
Joint seminar on the application of the CIM/SMGS consignment note on the TRACECA railway routes
The joint OSJD-CIT-TRACECA-UIC seminar on the use of the CIM/SMGS consignment note on the TRACECA railway routes passing through Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey (Türkiye) and Kazakhstan was held on 16 June 2022 using the video conferencing mode.