The future of rail transport and logistics discussed within the Futurism Conference 2017

uture mobility, technologies, customers’ needs, sustainability, innovation and operational viability are the main topics discussed today by Baiba Rubesa, CEO and Chairperson of the Management Board of the joint venture RB RAIL AS, Mark Pettman, Innovation Manager of Virgin Trains East Coast and Dr. Alan James, VP Global Business Development of Hyperloop One within the panel discussion “Future on The Rails” during the transport and logistics event “Futurism Conference 2017” happening today in Tallinn, Estonia.


First passengers on the new tramline in Tallinn

On August 30, 2017, a ceremonial event was held to mark the event of the first tram running on the new route between RB Ülemiste and Tallinn Lennart Meri International Airport. The new tramline is offering convenient travel alternative between the airport and the city centre for both citizens of Tallinn as well as its guests.


Tender launched for preparation of RB Operational Plan

The joint venture RB RAIL AS established as a main coordinator of the Rail Baltica Global project implementation announces an open competition “Preparation of the operational plan of the railway” with a proposal submission deadline of September 26, 2017.


A life changing experience of a rail journey – insights into the future with Rail Baltica

Rail Baltica is going to bring a completely new travel experience to Baltic passengers that cannot be compared to any of the existing means of transportation in the region. What is more, the newly built fast conventional railway infrastructure will revolutionize people’s lives by changing their habits and widening opportunities. The new railway will bring […]


First Tangible Benefits of Rail Baltica Infrastructure in Estonia Already This Autumn

The Rail Baltica project does not only include track installation, but also construction of adjoining infrastructure such as terminals, stops, access roads and also a tramline in Estonia. A huge part of the adjoining infrastructure will benefit citizens of the specific areas independently from the Rail Baltica train movement. One of the positive examples is […]


Major step on the project’s EIA in Estonia

The Estonian Ministry of the Environment approved the Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) of Harju, Rapla and Pärnu county planning on August 11, 2017. According to the Ministry, the EIA meets the requirements and the effects of the route have been adequately assessed.


RB RAIL AS to Hire Five Technical Experts

RB RAIL AS is currently recruiting a BIM coordinator, a spatial planning specialist, a senior railway bridge engineer and two junior railway engineers. Candidates are welcome to submit their applications by August 18, 2017.