Alvia Santiago

Train-track integration problems caused ERTMS to be inactive on Ourense-Santiago High Speed Line

Soon after the news had emerged that ERTMS was installed, but not operational on the High Speed Line from Ourense to Santiago de Compostela, ADIF confirmed that ERTMS had not…

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SBB head-on collision at Granges-Marnand not in ERTMS section

The head-on collission that occured yesterday at Granges-Marnard (Switzerland) between two local SBB passenger trains, occured on a conventional track, sources confirm. The accident happened at about 19:00 local time…

Adif

ERTMS installed, but not used on Ourense-Santiago high speed line, says ADIF

Days after the tragic accident with the Alvia Class 130 train in Galicia, Spain, ADIF now recognizes that the six passenger trains that run on the High Speed Line between…

Santiago crash site

Santiago de Compostela accident: no ERTMS installed at site

Reports from ADIF suggest that on the location where accident with the RENFE Class 130¬†occured on Wednesday, was not equipped with ERTMS L1 (as is the case on the rest…

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The Netherlands commences ERTMS Pilot Program on Amsterdam-Utrecht

In The Netherlands, the ERTMS Pilot Program has started on May 24th of this year in an joint effort of NS, ProRail, Freight Operators and maintenance companies to gain experience…