Mauro Moretti - Articles and news items
Rail industry news / 18 June 2013 /
On 17 June, the CER celebrated its 25 years anniversary…
Rail industry news / 12 April 2013 /
Support for the European Commission’s proposal on the 4th Railway Package…
Rail industry news / 19 September 2012 /
NETINERA Deutschland and Alstom have signed a contract worth around €300 million…
Rail industry news / 9 February 2012 /
Mauro Moretti, was unanimously re-elected as Chairman of the CER…
Rail industry news / 12 September 2011 /
Libor Lochman elected as new Executive Director of the Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies (CER)…
Issue 4 2010 / 3 August 2010 /
The FS Group (Italian State Railways) is the largest company in Italy, which has helped boost the Country’s growth, thanks also to the recent launch of the high-speed service. The Group has successfully completed a process of internal reorganisation that has turned it into a modern and efficient reality, up-to-date and ready for the challenge of rail transport liberalisation. A radical transformation was completed in less than three years through a financial turnaround combined with the start up of the high-speed service and fleet renewal. Let’s analyse the facts point-by-point.
In an interview for European Railway Review, Mr. Moretti gives his outlook on the European railways situation and also provides details of the important Florence to Bologna high-speed line, due to open in December 2009.
The Euro is not sufficient to unite Europe: an international railways system is needed to sweep away the borders between the different States by overcoming technological barriers and to compete with air, inland-water and road transport.