SIGNAL+DRAHT | Ausgabe 06/2020

Dear readers,

Juni 2020 | August Zierl, Reinhold Hundt

The Federal Transport Ministry in Germany (BMVI) has announced further details on the use of the planned capital injection of more than 11 billion euros for the Deutsche Bahn AG (50% each for increasing equity and providing construction cost grants). As such, for example, the existing older technology should be sufficiently reinforced through the “Interlocking Bridging Program” to enable it to function at a higher level of quality despite the increasing traffic until such time as the mass rollout of digital interlockings (DSTW) begins in around 2024....