Russian Railways (RZD) - Articles and news items

The construction of the Pan-European Corridor X in Serbia has been completed

Rail industry news / 21 April 2017 /

JSC RZD International has completed work on the Vinarci-Djordjevo (Serbian) section of the Pan-European Corridor X.

Russian Railways and Gazprom to construct the Northern Latitudinal Railway

Rail industry news / 5 April 2017 /

Russian Railways and Gazprom will jointly implement the investment project for the construction of the Northern Latitudinal Railway (NLR).

RZD Holding and Iranian Railways agree to develop the electrification of railways

Rail industry news / 3 April 2017 /

RZD Holding and Iranian Railways have agreed to cooperate to develop the electrification of railway infrastructure.

Improvements to the Kaliningrad–Yuzhny station to be completed by the end of 2017

Rail industry news / 15 March 2017 /

The reconstruction and modernisation of the Kaliningrad–Yuzhny railway station will be completed by the end of 2017, according to participants of an interdepartmental meeting for the preparation of the station.

Russian Railways GTh1-002 main gas turbine locomotive enters service

Rail industry news / 10 February 2017 /

Russian Railways has delivered a GT1h-002 main gas turbine locomotive for operation on the Sverdlovsk railways route.

Russian Railways begins work on Belgrade-Bar railway reconstruction

Rail industry news / 19 July 2016 /

Russian Railways Holding has begun work on the Belgrade-Bar railway reconstruction as part of the Trans-European Transport Corridor XI.

Russian Railways and Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane sign cooperation agreement

Rail industry news / 7 July 2016 /

A memorandum of cooperation has been signed between Russian Railways and Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane for the development of joint projects and modernisation of existing infrastructure.

Three sections of the Pan-European Transport Corridor X completed

Rail industry news / 7 June 2016 /

Russian Railways Holding has completed the reconstruction of three sections of the Pan-European Transport Corridor X in Serbia.

China to support Moscow – Kazan High Speed Main Line construction

Rail industry news / 10 May 2016 /

China has agreed to support the Moscow – Kazan High Speed Main Line in a loan equating to 400 billion roubles.

Russian Railways increase investment in new electric rolling stock

Rail industry news / 3 February 2016 /

Russian Railways has announced it will invest 3 billion roubles in new motorised multiple engine and carriage units during 2016.

Russian Railways subsidiary signs contract to develop rail in Serbia

Rail industry news / 28 October 2015 /

Russian Railways subsidiary RZD International LLC, has signed a memorandum of strategic partnership with JSC Infrastructure Railways of Serbia on continuing to develop the country’s rail industry.

Russian Railways and UNIFE sign agreement on IRIS

Rail industry news / 2 September 2015 /

Russian Railways (RZD) and the association representing European Rail Industries UNIFE have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and Cooperation on the International Railway Industry Standard (IRIS).