News in Numbers
Getlink, formerly Groupe Eurotunnel, has announced revenue of €506.9m for Q1 2023. This is a 126% increase compared to the same period in 2022.
The Severn Valley Railway has launched a £1.5m survival fund to enable it to continue operations. The heritage railway says that a viable future for the railway will be at risk unless there is an urgent injection of cash.
German rail operator Deutsche Bahn Group has reported a net loss of €227m in 2022, versus a loss of €911m a year ago. The group’s revenue increased by 19.1% to €56.3bn in 2022 as against €47bn in 2021.
The Brightline inter-city rail route between Miami and West Palm Beach in Florida, US, has unveiled a new $100m train maintenance facility in Orlando. The 135,805ft² facility is located south of Orlando International Airport.