The construction of the Rail Baltica Ülemiste joint terminal has begun

In mid-October, extensive work commenced on one of the most significant sites for Rail Baltica, the construction of the Ülemiste passenger terminal. Although Anvar Salomets, the Chairman of Rail Baltic Estonia, project implementing body in Estonia, acknowledges that the dismantling of the old 1520mm railway took slightly longer than expected, there is now ample space […]

Rail Baltica team hosts EUSBSR delegation to showcase the project and construction works in Riga

On Wednesday, 4 October, the implementers of the Rail Baltica project welcomed a delegation representing the European Union Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region (EUSBSR). The aim of the meeting was to introduce the EUSBSR representatives to the Rail Baltica project and provide an up-close view of the construction activities underway at the Riga Central […]

The second edition of “Rail Baltica in Economic Focus” focuses on the future passengers’ needs, the cost of materials and construction and market engagement

Rail Baltica joint venture RB Rail AS presents the second edition of the digital newsletter “Rail Baltica in Economic Focus” aiming to provide the most recent insights on trends and correlation with Rail Baltica project. Rail Baltica in Economic Focus: No. 2, 2023. “The inaugural newsletter highlighted turbulences in construction market and navigated through changes […]

International Union of Railways (UIC) meets Rail Baltica in Riga

On September 20, representatives from the International Union of Railways (UIC) gathered for a meeting with key stakeholders and experts from Rail Baltica global project delivery organizations RB Rail AS and the national implementing body “Eiropas Dzelzceļa līnijas.” The primary agenda of this meeting was to initiate discussions concerning the current progress and prospects of […]

Meet Rail Baltica at the railway industry fair “Trako”, in Poland

From 19-22 September, Trako, the largest regional railway industry fair, will take place in Gdansk, Poland, bringing together key railway industry and institutional players. Meet the Rail Baltica global project team, including representatives from Rail Baltica joint venture RB Rail AS and national implementing bodies – Rail Baltic Estonia, Eiropas Dzelzceļa līnijas, and LTG Infra […]

Rail Baltica: The People Behind the Vision. María Ángeles de la Sierra Aparicio

Rail Baltica is a railway infrastructure megaproject that spans across three countries. The depth of skills and expertise required to successfully execute a greenfield project of this caliber is extensive and would not be possible without our diverse team of professionals. In our new series “Rail Baltica: The People Behind the Vision”, we will introduce […]

Enhancing efficiency and progress tracking: drones in Rail Baltica construction sites

Rail Baltica stands as the largest railway infrastructure undertaking in the Baltics, with equally impressive dimensions of its construction sites. Currently in Latvia, construction is taking place for the Rail Baltica Central Station at the center of Riga on the railway’s southern side, spanning from Maskavas Street to Lāčplēša Street, covering a total of three […]

Contract signed for Rail Baltica mainline construction supervision

In July 2023, Eiropas Dzelzceļa līnijas, a company responsible for Rail Baltica project implementation in Latvia, signed an agreement for engineering consulting and construction supervision services for the Rail Baltica mainline construction in Latvia. The supervision of engineering works will be required during the construction and warranty period of the approximately 230 km long railway […]

Consumer Protection and Technical Regulatory Authority in Estonia has issued the first permit for the construction of the Rail Baltica mainline

The Consumer Protection and Technical Regulatory Authority in Estonia on July 21 issued a construction permit for the Rail Baltica railway line in the Kohila section. The route is divided into project sections, the issued construction permit authorizes construction works on the main route, which is about 9.4 km long, starting from the border of Harju and Rapla counties […]

At Riga International Airport, the construction of the Rail Baltica passenger terminal’s reinforced concrete structures and railway platforms is underway

Currently, active construction work is taking place on the Rail Baltica international passenger terminal and related infrastructure at Riga International Airport. This includes the construction of reinforced concrete structures for the station building, foundations for the railway platforms, and the development of access roads. This will be the first high-speed rail and air traffic connection […]