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06 May 2024
Verona-Rovigo railway line

Work has begun in Cerea, in the province of Verona, along the Verona - Legnago - Rovigo railway line for the elimination of three level crossings located on Via Isolella Bassa and Vicolo San Zeno. The work involves the construction of an approximately 350 metres long underpass that will run underneath the railway line and will be completed with the construction of the complementary road system, w...

06 May 2024
Ogliastrillo-Castelbuono rail section: work has started again with the TBM ‘Margherita’ reaching the 1000 m mark

Track-doubling on the Ogliastrillo-Castelbuono section of the Palermo-Messina line has resumed at full speed. In the last few days, the 1,000 m of excavation of the Cefalù Binario Dispari tunnel, excavated using the ‘Margherita’ TBM, consisting of two single-track tubes - for a total length of about 13.5 km - have been reached, which will be lined with more than 43,000 ashlars upon completion of ...

16 April 2024
Catania-Siracusa railway line: work continues on eliminating level crossings

On 16 April 2024, the railway underpass was inaugurated and the road was handed over to the municipality. On the occasion, a ceremony was held in the presence of the Mayor of the Municipality of Augusta, Mr. Giuseppe Di Mare, with the participation of the RFI Customer and Italferr personnel involved in the project. During the ceremony, it was emphasised how fundamental the synergy between the Cus...

26 March 2024
New BIM Price List: innovation and excellence in the infrastructural engineering sector

The Italian infrastructural scene is preparing for dealing with unprecedented challenges in terms of modernisation and digitalisation, and the National Recovery and Resilience Plan (PNRR) provides a tool for outlining strategies and investments to relaunch the economy and achieve sustainable development of the Country. Within this scene of great innovation and sudden changes Italferr, the Ferrovi...

22 March - 22 April 2024
Digital Twin for infrastructure monitoring

Italferr, the engineering company of the FS Group's Infrastructure Hub, among the leading protagonists at the intermediate convention on the progress status of Spoke 7 of the CHANGES Extended Partnership with the support of R3C and the CRC Foundation, organised by the Turin Polytechnic and Florence University. Involvement in the “Cultural Heritage at Risk in the Era of Digital Transformation” hel...

14 March 2024
Portogruaro (VE): two new railway underpasses inaugurated

Two new underpasses on the Treviso-Portogruaro and Mestre-Trieste railway lines have been opened to vehicle traffic. The project is part of the program to remove five level crossings in the municipality of Portogruaro in the province of Venice, three of them along the Mestre-Trieste, Ronchi line and two along the Treviso-Portogruaro line. The program to eliminate five level crossings in the munic...

08 March 2024
Railway engineering according to Italferr: skills that design the future

In its 40th year of activity, Italferr, the engineering company of the FS Group's Infrastructure Hub, is firmly confirmed as one of the big names in world engineering and holds first place in Italy, as also confirmed by the Guamari classification updated to February 2024. This major achievement is made possible by the Company’s highly specialised technical skills oriented towards the design and c...

06 March 2024
India: Inauguration of the Agra Priority Corridor

A new, important milestone has been achieved for Italferr, the engineering company of the FS Group's Infrastructure Hub that, in Joint Venture with the Spanish engineering company TYPSA, is working on the 'General Consultancy Engineering Services' project for the Kanpur and Agra Metro railway lines in the state of Uttar Pradesh. Following the issue by the CMRS, Commissioner for the Metro Rail Saf...

4-5 March 2024
MOST - Spoke 9 Urban Mobility

On 4 March 2024, a two-day workshop was launched in the Innovation Hub of Roma Termini, as part of a research project on walkability/bikebility indices that the FS Group is carrying out within the Spoke 9 Urban Mobility of the National Centre for Sustainable Mobility (MOST), coordinated for FS by the FS-MOST Coordination Structure of the FS Research Centre. The research project, which involves th...

21 February 2024
Excavation of the Lonato tunnel completed

On 21 February, the 'Martina' TBM completed the excavation of the second tube of the Lonato bored tunnel, thereby ensuring a fundamental structure for the Brescia-Verona HS/HC line. Present at the event was the Italferr team, the engineering company of the FS Group's Infrastructure Hub, engaged in Health & Safety Supervision and Works Supervision activities concerning the excavation of the over f...