Croatian Minister of Infrastructure visiting Belgrade – renovating Belgrade-Zagreb railway

Croatian Minister of Infrastructure visiting Belgrade – renovating Belgrade-Zagreb railway   Croatian Minister of Maritime Affairs, Transport and Infrastructure, Mr. Oleg Butković, is visiting Belgrade today with delegation consisting of more than 20 civil servants from the Ministry. They met with the representatives of Serbian Ministry of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure, led by Minister Zorana…

PERES Project Started

PERES Project Started   Last week, the kick-off meeting of the PERES project took place in Brussels at the Tuscany Region Liaison Office with EU. PERES (Promoting European Rail Excellence outSide EU) is the project cofinanced by EU-EASME for supporting the internationalization of European Rail Supply SMEs in markets Beyond EU. PERES is a “European…

SEE Rail Perspective, Issue Eight

SEE Rail Perspective, Issue Eight The eight issue of SEE Rail Perspective, quarterly newsletter of Rail Cluster for Southeast Europe is published. The newsletter covers the news on the activities of the Cluster, important events in this sector from the region, as well as of the activities of Cluster members. All Cluster members interested in…

Deutsche Bahn working positively despite numerous challenges

Deutsche Bahn working positively despite numerous challenges   First man of Deutsche Bahn (DB), Richard Lutz considers his company’s performance in 2017 as very positive. Despite numerous challenges and problems (technical malfunctions, weather conditions, delays) profit and loss balance is much better than 2016. That is, train as a mean of transportation in Germany has…

EU Support to RCSEE and its Members

EU Support to RCSEE and its Members   Railway Cluster for South-East Europe, together with several other partner organisations from EU Member States, has received support from the European Commission for realization of “Promoting European Rail Excellence Outside EU” (PERES) project. PERES project aims to network companies from partner Clusters and promote their partnership and…

Montenegro: Sozina Tunnel Reconstructed

Montenegro: Tunnel Sozina Reconstructed   Works on the reconstruction of railway in tunnel Sozina, on Belgrade-Bar railway, 6,712 meters of length, are finished. The works included replacement of existing wooden sleepers with concrete, replacement of rails, overhead lines and signalization and cleaning of existing drainage channels. Works were performed by Strabag AG Austria company, under…

SEE Rail Perspective, Issue Seven

SEE Rail Perspective, Issue Seven The seventh issue of SEE Rail Perspective, quarterly newsletter of Rail Cluster for Southeast Europe is published. The newsletter covers the news on the activities of the Cluster, important events in this sector from the region, as well as of the activities of Cluster members. All Cluster members interested in…

Works Begin on Belgrade-Budapest Railway

Works Begin on Belgrade-Budapest Railway   Works on modernization of Belgrade-Budapest railway, on Belgrade Center – Stara Pazova section, were ceremoniously opened on Tuesday, November 28 in Zemun railway station. Ceremony was attended by the Prime Minister of Government of Serbia, Ana Brnabić, Minister of construction, transport and infrastructure Zorana Mihajlović and acting Director General…

Overhaul of Five Electric Multiple Units in Šinvoz

Overhaul of five Electric Multiple Units in Šinvoz   “Srbija voz”, National passenger railway transport company, and consortium consisting of “Šinvoz” and Chinese company Zhuzhou Locomotive Co. LTD signed an agreement on Overhaul and modernization five EMUs of series 412/416. “Srbija Voz” announced the signing of the agreement earlier today. Overhaul and modernization of these…