29.08.2012 A new route for trains as a result of the modernization of the Votice – Benešov u Prahy line
The last large track possession in connection with the line modernization will end on Wednesday, 29 August at 03:20 p.m. The first train to run in the new route is fast train R 202 with scheduled departure from Olbramovice at 03:42 p.m. The line relocation (in the First Railway Transit Corridor so far) will thus be serviceable between Bystřice and Olbramovice, including three new railway tunnels: Tomický I, Tomický II and Zahradnický. Two new train stops - Bystřice u Benešova and Tomice will be put into operation as well. The second open line track will be put into operation before 30 November this year.
24.08.2012 Změny v Praze v hlášeních
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The GSM-R project of Děčín – Všetaty – Kolín (GSM-R Trať Děčín Prostřední Žleb – Děčín East – Ústí n/L. Střekov – Mělník – Všetaty – Lysá n/L. – Kolín) festively commenced as part of an expert seminar. GSM-R is a system that enhances the safety of railway lines; it is a safe platform for voice and data communication among the operating staff.
27.06.2012 Investment priorities on the Czech railway
The priority of the Railway Infrastructure Administration (SŽDC), state organization in the area of investments in the railway infrastructure of the Czech Republic for the current budget period of the European Union (2007 – 2013) is the completion of the remaining sections and the junctions on the Third and the Fourth Railway Transit Corridor. This was confirmed at today´s press conference by Mr. Pavel Dobeš, Minister of Transport and Mr. Jiří Kolář, SŽDC's Director General will have announced a tender for five significant projects by the end of June.
Given the kindly climatic conditions, planned working processes can be fully developed and the modernization work on the line of Votice – Benešov u Prahy is underway.