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Jochen Eickholt - Articles and news items

ÖBB cityjet Desiro presented

Rail industry news / 11 November 2014 /

The Austrian Federal Minister for Transport, Alois Stöger, and the CEO of Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB), Christian Kern, were joined by Jochen Eickholt, CEO of the Siemens Mobility Division, in presenting the new Desiro type regional multiple-unit train for Austria at the Siemens plant in Krefeld (Germany)…

World premiere: British Secretary of State launches state-of-the-art train to be used on Thameslink route

InnoTrans 2014, Rail industry news / 23 September 2014 /

The British Secretary of State for Transport, Patrick McLoughlin, and Jochen Eickholt, CEO Siemens Rail Systems, alongside Cross London Trains and Govia Thameslink Railway Limited, presented for the first time three completely assembled cars for the new Class 700 train, to be used as part of the Thameslink project, at Innotrans 2014…

Siemens wins an additional locomotive contract in the USA

Rail industry news / 18 March 2014 /

The Departments of Transportation for the U.S. states of Illinois, California, Michigan, Missouri and Washington have awarded Siemens a contract for the delivery of 32 diesel-electric passenger locomotives…

Siemens starts production of regional train sets in Russia

Rail industry news / 25 May 2013 /

Today saw the ceremonial production startup of the Russian Desiro RUS type regional train sets at the Yekaterinburg works…

ÖBB Austrian State Railways set to order the first 100 regional trains for 550 million euros

Rail industry news / 30 January 2013 /

“We have once again won out in a tendering procedure with our Desiro platform…”

Desiro RUS obtains certification in Russia

Rail industry news / 18 December 2012 /

The Russian certification authority, the “Register of Certification on the Federal Railway Transport”, issued its approval for the Desiro RUS regional multiple-unit train…

Siemens and Kapsch equip the first German line with ETCS Level 2 train control system

Rail industry news / 6 September 2012 /

Siemens and Kapsch are equipping the 230 kilometers of newly constructed line…

Siemens supplies signaling for new long-distance line in Algeria

Rail industry news / 8 August 2012 /

ESTEL RA and Siemens, will equip the line from Mecheria to El Bayadh with signaling and telecommunication systems…

Siemens to equip ÖBB Nordbahn route with ETCS

Rail industry news / 17 October 2011 /

Siemens Mobility and Logistics to equip the Nordbahn route between Vienna & Břeclav with ETCS…

Copenhagen’s S-Bane network to get signaling from Siemens worth 252 million euros

Rail industry news / 5 August 2011 /

Modern infrastructure makes commuter rail more attractive and lowers the CO2 impact…