Cutting the cost of authorisation

Lockett, Richard
October 2010
Railway Gazette International;Oct2010, Vol. 166 Issue 10, p34
Trade Publication
The article discusses the efforts to streamline the authorization process for placing railway vehicles into service within the European Union. The European Railway Agency (ERA), which will publish its report on the authorization process, highlights the importance of interoperability in the rail sector. According to the author, lessening the complexity of vehicle testing and acceptance process will help in making the European rail sector more competitive.


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