Category Archives: Railroads

How India developed around its railway

How India developed around its railway

Although the trade of cotton was the first motivation to use train in India as a means of transportation, it has since then become an essential part of the nation. Being the largest network of railroads in Asia and the second largest in world owned under only one management, it stands out for being such… Read More…

HOW TO SPOT A TRUE RAILWAY LOVER

HOW TO SPOT A TRUE RAILWAY LOVER

Many people enjoy hobbies or pastimes to relax and have fun in their free time, whether writing, be interested in animals and take pictures… There are those who show interest for transportation means like airplanes, trains, buses or cars. While these hobbies seem a little strange to some, there are people who can stop their… Read More…

Most amazing train stations in the world

Most amazing train stations in the world

Train stations usually make you reminisce to old movies and romantic scenes or to modern-day Harry Potter. Train stations are built at regular stops made by the train and used to load and unload passengers. They may have one or more tracks and are equipped with the basics: seats, bathrooms, cafeteria or vending machines, ticket… Read More…

5 Things You Should Know About Texas High-Speed Rail

5 Things You Should Know About Texas High-Speed Rail

While California may have garnered the biggest share of recent media attention for its ambitious high-speed rail plans, it’s not the only place in the country where high-speed rail is gaining momentum. Texas is one of two other states (along with Florida) with current plans to design and implement a significant high-speed project: in this… Read More…

The truth about the great high speed trains

The truth about the great high speed trains

It has always been said that railway transportation is the most energy efficient kind of transportation there is even though there are people still investing in other kinds that pollute more. The doubts around this statement came along the high speed outbreak. Many people sustain and keep doing so that high speed is an energy… Read More…

5 Factors that Drive Railroad Efficiency and How to Improve Them

5 Factors that Drive Railroad Efficiency and How to Improve Them

All around the world, railroad companies are striving to make their operations as cost-efficient as possible without compromising safety, quality, and reliability. While there are a number of fundamental differences between railroad systems in different countries, and consequently differences in where improvements are most needed, there are a few common practices that typically increase any… Read More…