19.10.2009 GSM-R seminar
A specialized seminar on the digitizing of national railway corridors was the final point prior to the festive completion of the project entitled GSM-R, Completion of the Ist National Railway Corridor. The railway corridor from the state border near Děčín via Prague and Brno as far as Břeclav and to the Austrian and Slovak border has been fully covered with the European digital radio-communication system GSM-R
The main benefit of the ongoing construction in the railway section between Beroun and Zbiroh will represent a higher line speed and a more comfortable access to trains. The total length of the reconstructed section is 23 647 m, of which the line relocations cover 7 510 m. A part of the construction is also a 324m-long tunnel section.
07.10.2009 Zdice - Protivín is controlled long-distance
The rationalization of the section Zdice – Protivín has been festively completed today. The operation is thanks to up-to-date technology controlled long-distance from a single traffic control centre at the railway station Březnice. The rationalization of the section significantly enhanced the operation safety and helped to accelerate the railway traffic.
02.10.2009 Underpass in Brno opened
An underpass in Brno connecting Bohunická and Sokolova Street has been festively opened. The underpass is a part of the project Europoint Brno which besides the reconstruction of the railway junction includes the construction of the South Centre as well.
All corridor lines have been put into operation after the elimination of flood effects.
24.09.2009 Kroměříž modernized
The passengers can use a comfortable, safe and barrier-free station with a new island platform, contemporary information system and lighting.