The world premiere of freight train ride under surveillance of Czech system ATO and under ETCS supervision

On 19 October 2020, the world’s first freight train successfully controlled by Czech ATO (Automatic Train Operation) system of AŽD company under the supervision of ETCS (European Train Control System) ran on the Swiss Sierre-Sion line. The uniqueness of this milestone is in the connection of ATO onboard and the dispatcher’s control system, which provides…

Škoda Transtech has delivered the latest Forcity Smart Artic tram to the German City of Schöneiche

Škoda Transtech, a part of the Škoda Transportation Group, has received homologation for the third ForCity Smart Artic tram. The vehicle is serving passengers in the German city of Schöneiche.Škoda Transtech, a part of the Škoda Transportation Group, has received homologation for the third ForCity Smart Artic tram. The vehicle is serving passengers in the…