Rail sector welcomes Commission’s vision for the future of transport and calls for effective implementation

Please find below the press release issued by UNIFE, the Association of the European Rail Industry, in cooperation with the European Rail Infrastructure Managers (EIM) and the Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies (CER), following the publication of the Transport White Paper. The White Paper will shape the future of EU transport and rail policies, […]

ERTMS gets facelift at Innotrans 2010

Brussels, 20 September 2010 – UNIFE, the European Rail Industry, officially launched today the new ERTMS logo, together with a major revamping of the website and the association’s ERTMS communication material. “The creation of a logo marks an important step for the signalling industry”, said Michael Clausecker, UNIFE Director-General. “By definition, ERTMS is an […]

ERTMS Investments needed to make rail freight competitive

15 September 2010 – UNIFE released today the first edition of its “ERTMS Freight Corridors Tracker”, highlighting the progress made to build a fully-interoperable and competitive rail freight network in Europe. “Whilst ERTMS has been successfully deployed on a large number of High-speed lines in Europe and has become a worldwide success, some countries are […]

MERMEC S.p.a. joins UNISIG

The UNISIG Consortium (UNISIG) is pleased to announce its acceptance, with effect from 1 January 2010, of an application for Associated Membership from MERMEC S.p.a. MERMEC, based in Monopoli, Bari, Italy, is a developer and supplier of both onboard and trackside railway signalling equipment. The company becomes the second new Associated Member of UNISIG since […]

ERTMS - The European Traffic Management System