21st November 2014
Cape Town transport conference addresses
the enormous infrastructure deficit in Africa
The Connecting Africa: Transport Infrastructure
conference took place in Cape Town South Africa between 20th-22nd
17th November 2014
RAND MERCHANT BANK FUNDS PAN-AFRICAN PULLING
Rand Merchant Bank provides US$ 50-million of traction
to the African rail leasing industry.
17th November 2014
CER publishes study on the economic footprint
of railways in the EU.
The Community of European Railways (CER) has just
published a study on the ‘economic footprint’ of railway transport
in the European Union.
11th November 2014
JURI Committee of the European Parliament votes
in favour of the adoption of the Luxembourg Protocol
On 11th November 2014 the JURI Committee of the
European Parliament voted 18:2 to recommend to the European Parliament
that it adopts the Luxembourg Protocol on Railway Rolling Stock.
28th October 2014
“Railway Days - The Wider Black Sea Area Railway Investment Summit”
RWG chairman Howard Rosen spoke at the 9th edition of "Railway Days - The Wider Black Sea Area Railway Investment Summit" 7th - 8th October in Bucharest, Romania.
20th October 2014
World rail supply market predicted to continue
growing despite economic slowdown
Despite low economic growth and public deficit problems
in several important countries, the world rail supply industry steadily
grew at approximately 1.5% per annum in the period from 2011 to 2013,
according to the 2014 UNIFE World Rail Market Study released today
19th October 2014
ERA selects new Executive Director
The European Railway Agency (ERA) elected Mr Josef
Doppelbauer as its new executive director on September 30.
1st October 2014
VTG acquires the AAE Group
CH-Baar, September 29, 2014. With effect from early
2015 VTG will acquire the AAE Group. In addition to AAE’s European
rail leasing activities, Andreas Goer will also sell his investments
in the Russian and East European markets to VTG.
9th September 2014
The Connecting Africa Transport Infrastructure Conference
The Connecting Africa Transport Infrastructure conference
will take place in Cape Town, South Africa between 20th and 22nd October
7th August 2014
The Wider Black Sea Area Railway Investment Summit
The Summit will be taking place on 7th and 8th October
30th July 2014
The 4th Annual Modern Railway Conference
The 4th Annual Modern Railway conference will take
place in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia between 20-22 August 2014.
12th May 2014
China to build new East-Africa railway line
Agreements have been signed between China and East
African States to build a new East-African standard gauge railway
3rd April 2014
Railmind GmbH joins the RWG
Railmind GmbH provides a wide range of services dedicated
to the optimization of rail freight business and performance.
30th January 2014
Official Commentary on the Convention on International
Interests in Mobile Equipment and Luxembourg Protocol
The second edition of the Official Commentary on the
Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment and Luxembourg
Protocol thereto on Matters specific to Railway Rolling Stock.