voestalpine Railway Systems secures major high-speed contract in Great Britain
High Speed 2 (HS2), the new British high-speed rail line that will run from London to the northwest of England, is currently the largest infrastructure project in Europe. voestalpine Railway Systems, the world's leading supplier of system solutions for railway infrastructure, is supplying a comprehensive package from its railway portfolio for the construction of this cutting-edge railway line – from high-speed switches and signaling technology to plant monitoring applications – which is being expanded by a stand-alone logistics solution, consulting, training and maintenance. For this ambitious megaproject, voestalpine Railway Systems also developed an entirely new turnout geometry.
voestalpine Railway Systems expands portfolio to include fastening systems
As a globally active railway technology company, voestalpine Railway Systems offers its customers worldwide fully integrated railway solutions for all types of rail transport. With the acquisition of the now renamed company "voestalpine Fastening Systems" (formerly "Plastwil"), the local market leader in fastening systems based in Poland, voestalpine Railway Systems is taking the next decisive step towards becoming a system provider. In future, voestalpine Railway Systems customers will benefit even more intensively from tailor-made, intelligent solutions thanks to in-depth know-how from a single source.
Nominated for the TÜV AUSTRIA Science Award
DI Dr. Dino Velic was nominated with his dissertation: Condition Monitoring and Damage Prediction in Railway Applications.
Performance on Track®
The excellent reputation of voestalpine Railway Systems as a system supplier is proven by several international orders.
Scandinavia´s longest railway tunnel opens
voestalpine Rail Technology GmbH, a subsidiary from voestalpine Railway Systems, supplied around 5,500 tons of 120 m long high-tech rails for Scandinavia's longest railroad tunnel
Energy and C02 savings of a special kind
The Weichenwerk Wörth GmbH (WWG) site is the first site within the voestalpine Railways Systems Group whose heated buildings have been completely thermally renovated.
Alabama: Sweet Home Away From Home
The two apprentices Lea and Fabian had the unique opportunity to complete their internship abroad at voestalpine Railway Systems Nortrak. In Birmingham/Alabama, they were not only able to gain experience, but additionally make new friends.