UPDATED: Steam locomotive 7029 Clun Castle takes to the tracks in Birmingham this Thursday

UPDATE: A diesel locomotive will now haul these tours due to a fault with 7029 Clun Castle
Railway Preservation

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Humatics and Siemens to develop Ultra Wideband specification for MTA

USA
THE New York Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) has awarded Humatics and Siemens a $US 14m contract to develop an interoperable Ultra Wideband (UWB) specification, building on the success of a 2019 pilot project which determined the effectiveness of using UWB in conjunction with CBTC.

Plānotā “Rail Baltica” trases šķērsojuma apkārtnē veikta sākotnējā sprādzienbīstamo objektu pārbaude Daugavas upes gultnē

Europe
Turpinot pamattrases projektēšanas darbus, Rail Baltica kopuzņēmumam un globālā projekta koordinatoram RB Rail AS, sadarbojoties ar Latvijas Republikas Nacionālajiem bruņotajiem spēkiem, laika posmā no š.g. 21. līdz 23. jūlijam veikta sprādzienbīstamu priekšmetu pārbaude Daugavas gultnes virsējā kārtā Saulkalnes – Daugmales apkārtnē, kur plānots Rail Baltica pamattrases un autoceļa apvienotais šķērsojums pāri Daugavas upei.

COMPETITION: RailAdvent Railways Of Oxford Book Giveaway + 11 prizes!

Railway Publications
We are giving you the chance to win a number of prizes in our bumper competition this month.

Steam locomotive Jurassic returns at the Lincolnshire Coast Light Railway

Narrow Gauge
Jurassic, a 118-year-old steam locomotive, has been back in steam at the Lincolnshire Coast Light Railway in Skegness.

Friesen Bridge replacement project gets underway

Europe
A ceremony has been held to symbolically launch work to build the largest swing bridge of its kind in Europe, which will replace the Friesen Bridge over the River Ems near the Dutch border which was irreparably damaged by a cargo ship in December 2015.

Brand new Manton Bridge, Rutland, is completed by Network Rail 

UK
Network Rail has confirmed that the full bridge replacement to Manton Bridge in Rutland has been completed.

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