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  • Europe’s Rail Joint Undertaking proposed by the European Commission to the …
    Europe’s Rail partnership, the successor to the current Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking, has been officially announced today by the European Commission as part of a proposal for the set-up of 10 new European Partnerships under the Horizon Europe programme. All the partnerships share the objective of achieving a climate neutral and digital Europe. Europe’s Rail Joint Undertaking will build on the successful results of Shift2Rail’s work with its […]
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Europe’s Rail in 2023

2023 was a busy and successful year for the Europe's Rail Joint Undertaking (EU-Rail), effectively accomplising its operational and administratitve goals . From its R&I activities to building relationships with many stakeholders, this year we moved one step forward to making rail the everyday mobility. Thank you to our Founding Members, partners, and the EU-Rail staff for the collaboration and support during 2023. Have a read through some of the highlights of this past year…

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European Year of Skills: Meet ProRail and NS

Throughout the European Year of Skills 2023, we publish a video series on our YouTube channel. Watch as we share personal experiences of our Founding Members, partners, and staff through video messages, encouraging young people to build their careers in rail. Learn directly from people in the industry what are the skills you can develop while working in rail, what skills are necessary to have and what skills are used daily. This way we are…

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Europe’s Rail FP5-TRANS4M-R brings you the next generation rail freight

To benefit the rail sector and its final users, our new Flagship Project 5 (FP5) TRANS4M-R, worth EUR 95.1 million with 71 partners, is ready to establish rail freight as a backbone of the lowest emission and most resilient logistics chain in Europe, fulfilling the end customer requirements to their full satisfaction. In this article FP5-TRANS4M-R Flagship Project Manager, Molley Williams from our Founding Member Deutsche Bahn explains what to expect from the project. Tell…

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Eight Projects Aim to Ensure that European Rail is Fit for the Future

The projects funded under the Europe’s Rail 2022-2 Call for Proposals cover everything from railway stations and bridges to increasing rail freight, supporting SMEs and building a railway-based intermodal pod system. Europe’s Rail has selected eight projects under its 2022-2 Call for Proposals. Worth EUR 35.8 million, the projects involve nearly 100 entities from 22 countries and include some of Europe’s best and brightest researchers and innovators. Together with the six large flagship projects that…

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Europe’s Rail Project Results Published in November 2023

Federated Data Space 'Sandbox Environment' Description DOWNLOAD HERE Description: The FP1-MOTIONAL project is tasked with delivering a viable, usable Rail Data Space (RDS), serving as a common enabler for data sharing and communication for all EU-Rail Flagship Projects and relevant elements of the System Pillar. The RDS will provide the exchange and sharing of digital resources across rail operators, infrastructure managers, and suppliers as a contribution towards building the European Mobility Data Space, matching also…

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Results published in November 2023

Strategical Asset Management Tool for the North Line in Portugal DOWNLOAD HERE Description: This deliverable provides the Graphical User Interface for the demonstrator implemented at the work package level. The demonstrator attempts to bridge the gap between a company's top management and maintenance planning by producing a clear assessment of what needs to be done at the tactical level. The tool developed within this deliverable is meant to enable infrastructure managers to assess the consequences…

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