International Relations

Cooperation with UIC

The UIC (Union Internationale des Chemins de fer) is the worldwide railway organisation, which brings together 240 companies from 5 different continents.
Its mission is to promote rail transport at world level, by creating a team spirit and pooling strengths and knowledge with the objective of meeting current and future challenges of mobility and sustainable development.
The Union promotes interoperability, facilitates best practice sharing and proposes new ways to improve the technical and environmental performance of rail transport.

UIC Expertise Development Platform

This is a strategic unit of the UIC in charge of issuing guidelines and proposing innovative projects to disseminate knowledge all over the world, but particularly in Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
Its membership includes important companies, universities and research facilities in the international rail sector.
Italferr promotes and participates in the various projects aimed at developing human resources and improving the quality of training in the railway sector, by means of benchmarking and best practice sharing activities.