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【書籍】Today’s railways Europe 2017/8 No.260

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欧州鉄道情報満載の月刊誌でイギリスのプラットホーム5社から発行されている「Today’s railways Europe」の2017年8月号が届きました。

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REGULARS
Headlights
Headline News
France opens two new high speed lines, a chord for regional trains and a “tram train “ in Paris, scanner for Channel Tunnel freight, first bi mode FLIRT multiple unit.
Light Rail News
Lisboa metro, Naumburg tram and Nurnberg metro extension, CAF Lijn tram contract.
Mail Train
News Round Up
Cuneo Ventimiglia to close, EURO 4000s for Medway, SNCF investigates train automation, Italy head on crash.
Heritage News
Steam returns to Wolsztyn, MTVS starts new line operation, Dampfspektakel planned, 141 R 568 returns.
Rail tour Diary
Reviews
FEATURES
NS class 6400
David Haydock looks back at the history of these diesels at a time when many are leaving the Netherlands for Poland, Belgium and Norway.
Ex BAOR DMU to come to UK?
David Haydock describes efforts to save an old DB DMU, formerly use by the British Army of Rhine, form a rusty grave.
The Railways of Moskva: Part 2
Toma Bacic completes his in-depth article on transport in the Russian capital with a description of the metro, tramway, a monorail and “pioneer railways”.

オランダ・kijfhoek操車場で入換えをするDB CARGO(オランダ)の6400形電気式ディーゼル機関車


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【書籍】TRAMWAYS&URBANTRANSIT/2017年8月号

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イギリスのライトレール協会の機関誌 Tramways & Urban transitの2017年8月号No956が手に入りました。

<目次>
NEWS
Bremen places Siemens Avenio order; Ottawa LRT Stage 2 receives federal funding; National Audit Office scrutinizes UK tram train delays and overspend; De Lijn overcames challenge to CAF tram order.
EL PASO STREET CAR
Vic Simons examines progress on the project to reinstate light rail service in the Texan city.
PEOPLE ARE OUR GREATEST ASSET
Keolis Alistair Gordon explains why service excellence is not just about technology.
POLAND SEEKS 600 NEW TRAMS
Witold Urdanowicz concludes his review of development in Polish light rail with an analysis of the domestic tram builders.
80 YEARS OF THE LRTA
Geoffry Claydon review the first eight decades of the Association, while Chairman Andrew Braddock looks to the future.
LRT CREATES CLEANER AIR FOR ALL
The LRTA’s Jim Harkins looks at how trams are part of the solution to clean air for cities.
SYSTEM FACT FILE : GENT
This Belgian tramway remains in a state of change as its operator strives to increase coverage and capacity. Neil Pulling reports.
WORLDWIDE:REVIEW
Calgary’s final approval for the 46km Green LRT line; Chengdu welcomes first license built Ctadis; St Etienne inaugurates freight tram service; Berlin submits plans for three new tramlines; Honolulu approves bond issue to fill USD30bn light metro shortfall.
MAIL BOX
Signal engineer outline simple tram overspeed device, tram train wheel profiles.
CLASSIC TRAMS: ZURICH
Mike Russell visits Switzerland for the Zurich Tramway Museum’s double anniversary.

表紙:ポーランド・ポズナンのLRT


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【書籍】Today’s railways Europe 2017/7 No.259

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欧州鉄道情報満載の月刊誌でイギリスのプラットホーム5社から発行されている「Today’s railways Europe」の2017年7月号が届きました。

<目次>
REGULARS
Headlight
Headline News
New Eurotunnel freight shuttles, first “Giruno” revealed, Benelux service revisions.
Light Rail News
Strasbourg trams cross into Germany last Vicinal line gone, Gmunden line up progress.
Mail train
News Round Up
Heritage News
Waldeisenbahn Muskau opens new line, steam returns to Villiers Saint Georges, SGB builds replica railcar, steam railcar returns.
Railtours Diary
Reviews
FEATURES
e320 on Brussels service
David Haydock looks at the introduction of Siemens e320 sets on the Eurostar London Brussel service and the plans to lunch the Amsterdam service in 2018.
50 year of Madrid’s “Laughing Tube”
Mike Bent detail the history of the two cross city rail tunnels in Madrid and looks at the third, under construction a standard gauge line for high speed services.
Italy’s endangered species
Laurenzo Palotta explains which vintage train are disappearing in Italy and where to find them.
Class E.444 in decline
Marco Cacozza details the history of these pioneering Italian electric locos as they are now in decline.
<表紙:ブリュッセル南駅のユーロスターの左e320形と右奥e300(373)>

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【書籍】TRAMWAYS&URBANTRANSIT/2017年7月号

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イギリスのライトレール協会の機関誌 Tramways & Urban transitの2017年7月号No955が手に入りました。

<目次>
NEWS
Detroit and Izmit launch tram service; Fleet replacement plans for the DLR, Valley Metro and Warsaw; Melbourne collision highlights worrying safety statistic.
POLAND’S NEW PERSPECTIVE
Witold Urbannowicz undertake a review of Polish tramways, highlighting the role of EU funding in modernization and expansion.
MIDLAND METRO’S BIG BANG
Phil Hewitt and Alejandro Moreno explain the key drivers for the exciting growth of light rail in the West Midlands.
COMPLEMENT OR COMPETITION?
Scott McIntosh asks if TNC really fulfils the last mile service, or is it stealing passengers?
SYSTEM FACT FILE
Neil Pulling explores the somewhat disjoined nature of light rail development in the Spanish capital.
WORLD WIDE REVIEW
Canberra starts tramway tracking; Brussels completes Marconi depot; Aarhus begins tramway trial running; Karlsruhe celebrates 25 year of its tram-train ‘model’; Seattle starts work on cross city connection.
MAILBOX
Toronto needs to learn procurement lessons; Is Leeds gong to be a three time loser?
CLASSIC TRAMS:NEW ZEALAND GEMS
Mike Russell surveys two small scale tramway operations on the North Island.


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【書籍】Today’s railways Europe 2017/6 No.258

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欧州鉄道情報満載の月刊誌でイギリスのプラットホーム5社から発行されている「Today’s railways Europe」の2017年6月号が届きました。

<目次>
REGULARS
Headlight
Headline News
Maglev test track to be demolished, 25 years of Spanish high speed, first London China freight,
B Logistics becomes LINEAS
Light Rail News
Pisa people mover opens, Dresden freight tram returns, First metro set for Rennes Line 2.
Mail train
News Round Up
Eurostar power cars preserved, Vennbahn to reopen, Norway’s new line woes, SNCF introduces ticket barriers.
Railtours Diary
Reviews
FEATURES
The railways of Moskva Part1
Toma Bacic describes the history and current state of the heavy rail network in Russia’s massive capital city, including the ring line recently reopened to passengers.
Closure threatens Europe’s longest 750mm gauge line.
Mike Bent looks at the first of several surviving 750mm gauge lines in Ukraine, this article looking at the threatened 130km route from Rudnytsia to Haivoron and Holovanivsk.
40 year of the Direttissima
Marco Cacozza describes Europe’s first true high speed line which opened in 1977.
<表紙>ロシア・モスクワリーシュスカヤ駅(Rizhskaya)に到着したChs7電気機関車牽引の「ラトビア急行」


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【書籍】TRAMWAYS&URBANTRANSIT/2017年6月号

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イギリスのライトレール協会の機関誌 Tramways & Urban transitの2017年6月号No954が手に入りました。

<目次>
NEWS
US congress reject skinny budget; Siemens and Bombardier in merger discussions; Izmir opens first tramline; Bybanen reaches the airport; RATP and Alstom complete first autonomous tram stabling trial.
HARMONSING TRAM AND LRT
Five years on from a major reconstruction that saw light rail introduced to the UK town. Neil Pulling revisits Blackpool.
ART MEETS ENGINEERING
In the first of a two-part series, David Holt shows how good infrastructure design and construction can be stylish and cost saving.
GROOVED RAIL MAINTENANCE
Examining the challenges and some innovative solutions for the modern light rail track engineer.
SYSTEMS FACT FILE: KREFELD
Neil Pulling explores the modernized tramway of the north western German city once famed for railway manufacture.
SACRAMENT UPDATE
California’s State capital boasts a New Fleet LRT expansion and major streetcar plans.
WORLD WIDE REVIEW
Newcastle choose cantenary free tram solution; Munich begins work on second city S-bahn crossing ; Rabat Sale confirms extensive tram expansion plans.
MAIL BOX
Tram train and extreme weather discussed.
CLASSIC TRAMS: GENT’S SAVIOUR
Mike Russell bids a fond farewell to Gent’s PCC cars.
<表紙:イギリス ブラックブールのLRT>


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【書籍】Today’s railways Europe 2017/5 No.257

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欧州鉄道情報満載の月刊誌でイギリスのプラットホーム5社から発行されている「Today’s railways Europe」の2017年5月号が届きました。
<目次>
REGULARS
Headlights
Headline News
First order for EURODUAL electro diesel, Hoek van Holland line closes, InterRail and Eurail changes, China Europe freight round up.
Light Rail News
Bilbao Line 3 opens, 300 tram for Moskva, new tram line in Istanbul, tram rebuilds in Timisoara, no more trams for Stckholm?
Mail train
News round Up
British Pullman car to France, Eurostar and Thalys traffic up, Roissy Picardie progress, outlook bleak for R4/4s.
Heritage News
Portuguese stations for sale, Ol49-12 returning to Poland, 103s to DB museum collection, MTVS sends loco boiler to UK
Railtours Diary
Review
FEATURES
French regions take over Intercites
Davit Haydock looks at the elimination of loco hauled stock consequent on French regional government taking over responsibility for Intercites services. The new Coradia Liner trains are described and we say goodbye to class CC72100 diesel loco.
Tramway through the forest: the Thuringerwaldbahn
Keith Fender describes this unusual rural German tramway and the threats it faces.
More of Ligurian coast line goes underground
Marco Cacozza explains the work to replace the scenic Ligurian coast line in Italy with a modern, mainly underground line.

<表紙>フランスのAmblans-et-Velotte(アンブラン=エ=ヴロット)付近を走るCC72100型で電気式ディーゼル機関車牽引のIC

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【書籍】TRAMWAYS&URBANTRANSIT/2017年5月号

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イギリスのライトレール協会の機関誌 Tramways & Urban transitの2017年5月号No953が手に入りました。

<目次>
NEWS
St Petersburg bomb kills 14 and injures 55 more, ‘Skinny budget’ presents a bleak future for future US rail funding; TfWM to bring Midland Metro operation in house in 2018; LA confirms CRRC metro order.
TRAM TRAIN UNDER SCRUTINY
The latest developments from the UK’s most high profile rail project.
LA LIGHT RAIL REVISITED
Vic Simons returns to LA to explore the latest Street car and Metro progress.
WHY THE WEATHER MATTERS
Scott McIntosh considers how climate change is forcing a rethink on rail operations.
MAGDEBURG REBUILDS
Tony Streeter revisits the German tramway devastated by flooding in 2013 and finds that much is still to be done.
SNOW CLEARANCE RUSSINA STYLE
Mike Russell looks at how tramway operation cope when snow, ice and serious sub zero temperatures are way of life.
SYSTEN FACT FILE : CHARLEROI
Neil Pulling visits one of the world’s more bizarre LRT systems a hybrid light metro  developed from a chaotic program.
WORLD WIDE REVIEW
Montreal edges closer to full light metro funding; Fosan signs up for fuel cell powered tram; CRRC orders in Shijazhuang,  Mashad and Philadelphia; Olsztyn confirms plans for two new tram routes.
MAIL BOX
Tram glazing, tram train and technology
CLASSIC TRAMS: WASHINGTON PT2
Mike Russell continues his review of Yakima, which has now gained national recognition.

表紙:ロシア・マグニトゴルスクの排雪電車

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【書籍】Today’s railways Europe 2017/4 No.256

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欧州鉄道情報満載の月刊誌でイギリスのプラットホーム5社から発行されている「Today’s railways Europe」の2017年4月号が届きました。
<目次>
REGULARS
Headlight
Headline News
Luxembourg- France line blocked, SNCF buys into BLS Cargo, Athina goes live.
Light Rail News
Grand Paris Express contracts, first tram in Luxembourg, Flexity tram for Zurich.
Mail train
News Round Up
Brussels ready for e320s, more new trains for Paris, OBB to buy more 2016s.
Heritage News
French station and stock preserved, Finnish loco to run again, SBB to store loco?
Railtours Diary
FEATURES
Class MR/MRD DMUs:
Soldiering on in Denmark
Rory Wilson details the history of these DMUs which are soon to be withdraw.
Colas Rail launches RAMFER
David Haydock visit Colas Rail’s depot at Grenay in France to see how the company is systemizing locomotive maintenance.
The Slovak “Blue Arrow”
Andrew Thompson describes the history of the scenic Nice – Cuneo line and explains why the line is now grave danger.

表紙:スイス Kumm付近を走るBLS CARGOの電気機関車

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【書籍】TRAMWAYS&URBANTRANSIT/2017年4月号

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イギリスのライトレール協会の機関誌 Tramways & Urban transitの2017年4月号No952が手に入りました。

<目次>
NEWS
New LRT lines in Denver and Rio de Janeiro; Manchester opens its Second City Crossing; Washington Metro’s funding crisis; Charleroi’s modernization plan explained.
THE MOBILE REVOLUTION
Russel McCullagh on How HCE will transform ticketing for operators and passengers alike.
2017 ROLLING STOCK REVIEW
Michael Taplin reviews the (bulging)order books of the world’s tram manufactures.
LEADING THE TRANSIT ION
UITP Secretary General Alain Flausch looks forward to the 2017 Montreal Summit.
CHEMNITZ MODEL MOVES ON
Tony Streeter returns to the German city to assess its tram train progress.
PHOENIZ: AMBITIPUS LRT GROWTH
The Arizonan capital builds on LRT success with major expansion projects, inclulding a new urban streetcar. Vic Simons report.
SYSTEM FACT FILE: NANTES
Neil Pulling explores the future plans for the pioneer of the French tramway revival.
WORLD WIDE REVIEW
Approval given for Liege’s revised PPP tram scheme ; Waterloo welcomes Bombardier deliveries; Budapest’s M2 expansion study; Warsaw launches tender for a new fleet.
MAIL BOX
Tram automation; TR editor remembered
CLASSIC TRAMS : WASHINGTON
The first part of Mike Russell’s tour of Washington State’s heritage lines.

表紙:アメリカ・アリゾナ州フェニックスのLRT



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