The high-speed line will be build between Poland and Chech Republic (according to information of the “Zheleznye dorogi mira” Journal)
The CPK, a body responsible for the construction of Poland`s central transport hub concluded a contract on technical and economical feasibility study on Katowice-Ostrava high-speed line construction with consortium chaired by the Egis Poland company.
48 train stops and stations to be renovated in Latvia (according to information of the “Zheleznye dorogi mira” Journal)
As a result of a tendering process to do the design, upgrade, or construction of 48 train stops and stations, Latvian Railways (Latvijas dzelzceļš, LDz) has awarded contracts to two contactors, the Latvian company GMGS-FIMA and the Estonian subsidiary of the German LEONHARD WEISS.
Meeting XXXII of the representatives of the Parties to the MTT Agreement on the subject “Improving the MTT Agreement and updating the MTT Tariff”
In accordance with the Work Plan of the OSJD Commission on Freight Traffic for 2021, in the period from 29 June till 2 July 2021, the OSJD Committee (Warsaw) organised Meeting XXXII of the representatives of the Parties to the Agreement on International Railway Transit Tariff (МТТ) on the subject “Improving the MTT Agreement and updating the MTT Tariff”, which was held in a videoconferencing mode.
Meeting XXXVI of the Conference of General Directors (Authorised Representatives) of OSJD Railways (press-release)
From 19 till 23 April 2021, meeting XXXVI of the Conference of General Directors (Authorised Representatives) of OSJD Railways was held in the OSJD Committee premises using the videoconferencing online mode, which was attended by the general directors and authorised representatives from the following OSJD railways:
Working meeting of the OSJD Committee Chairman and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Cuba to the Republic of Poland (press-release)
The Republic of Cuba is a member of OSJD and has taken an active part in the work of the Organisation since October 1966. However, due to tougher sanctions, changes in the geopolitical situation and, as a consequence, disruption of economic ties, the country’s participation in OSJD activities has been significantly hampered in recent decades.
Session XLIX of the OSJD Ministerial Conference was held from 15 till 18 June 2021 at the OSJD Committee in Warsaw in a videoconferencing mode. The session was attended by the representatives of the delegations of the members of the Ministerial Conference from 22 OSJD member countries, as follows:
Within the framework of the subject “Updating the Agreement on the Use of Freight Wagons in International Traffic (PGW)” in accordance with the approved Work Plan of the OSJD Commission on Freight Traffic for 2021, the OSJD Committee (Warsaw) held two meetings using the videoconferencing mode.
An agreement signed between PKP LHS and CRIMT (according to the information of PKP LHS LLC dated 30 March 2021)
The Polish company “Polish Broad Gauge Metallurgical Line” (PKP LHS LLC) and the Chinese operator “China Railway International Multimodal Transport” (CRIMT) have signed an agreement on the organisation of international multimodal transportation on the route China – Europe – China. The first train, operated by the PKP LHS LLC, has already arrived in Slawkow.
The Beijing-Zhangjiakou high-speed railway line (HSR) is an intercity high-speed railway line connecting the capital of China, Beijing, with the city of Zhangjiakou in Hebei Province. This line, which is an important link in the transportation system for the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, originates from Beijing North Railway Station and has a length of 174 kilometers.
Azerbaijani Railways CJSC and its subsidiary – ADY Container LLC are working together to diversify and expand transit capabilities of the Republic of Azerbaijan.