Eisenbahntechnische Rundschau | Issue Int. Edition 2/2018

An eventful autumn for the railway industry

September 2018 | Angela Berger

An Austrian perspective with a focus on the fourth railway package, the current EU Council presidency, and Horizon Europe Following a climatically hot summer, the Austrian railway industry is facing a politically eventful autumn. The current EU Council presidency gives Austria the opportunity to set priorities in the important issues of the EU budget negotiations; the design of the ninth research programme, Horizon Europe; and the fourth railway package. The mobility of the future faces great challenges, and in view of growing infrastructures, this means a comprehensive digitalisation process....