High-Speed Rail News

California High Speed Train rendering

Despite Amtrak’s record passenger haul last year, the excitement for building fast tracks in the USA has diminished, mostly due to increasing costs.

We’re dedicating this issue of our high speed rail news series to high-speed train projects in the U.S., or at least what’s left of them. Maybe it’s time to start occupying your local bus stop.

Saint Pancras Station

Setting the Record Strait Alaska and Russia could soon be closer than even Sarah Palin thinks. Plus, train station as romantic hot spot and delays to expand high speed tracks in Europe in this edition of Fast Track.

TGV Duplex

In this edition of our high speed rail news series, we cover new developments of high speed rail lines in France and Spain, the latest generation of TGV trains going into service, and environmental breakthroughs including a solar power train tunnel and Eurostar’s ambitious plan to further lower its carbon footprint.

New Eurostar

Sixteen years and about 115 million passengers later – Eurostar has decided to rebrand. Along with a sleek new logo comes an all encompassing new name “Eurostar International”.

NTV Italo Train

Our President and CEO, Frédéric Langlois, contributes to our High Speed Rail News series this month with the latest news about Italian high speed rail. A new Italian private company enters the high speed train area, the Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatore (NTV) with service starting at the end of 2011.

Frederic Langlois

Our CEO, Frédéric Langlois, has written our latest edition to our blog post series “High Speed Rail News.” Learn about the latest achievements in High Speed Rail including on new routes and news from European railroads such as Eurostar, DB, Trenitalia and more..