Press Releases

28th June 2018

EIM TSG elects its Vice-Chairs

The EIM Technical Steering Group (TSG) elected as Vice-Chairs Francisco José Contreras Martinez from the International Department at the Spanish rail Infrastructure Manager ADIF, and Jean-Marc Pourchier, Interoperability Manager at the French rail Infrastructure Manager SNCF Réseau (FR). They will support Andy Doherty, the Chair of EIM’s TSG Chair and Chief Technical Officer of the British rail Infrastructure Manager Network Rail (UK) in his duties.
14th June 2018

EIM re-elects President and elects two Vice-Presidents

Today, the General Assembly of EIM unanimously re-elected Pier Eringa, Chief Executive Officer of the Dutch rail Infrastructure Manager ProRail, as EIM President. EIM’s General Assembly also elected two EIM Vice-Presidents, Miguel Nieto Menor, Director General of the Spanish rail Infrastructure Manager ADIF (ES) and Graham Hopkins, Group Director of Safety, Technical & Engineering of the British rail Infrastructure Manager Network Rail (UK).
7th June 2018

EIM welcomes the Commission’s proposal on CEF 2021-2027

On 6th June, the European Commission presented its proposal for the Connecting Europe Facility Regulation as part of the next Multiannual Financial Framework for the period of 2021-2027. The proposal foresees €12.8 billion for the general CEF Transport envelope, €11.3 billion for the contribution from the Cohesion Fund, and €6.5 billion for the military mobility.
27th April 2018

EIM supports the “Ljubljana Declaration” on CEF

EIM supports the “Ljubljana Declaration” with 45 Stakeholders members of the CEF Transport Campaign
15th September 2015

PKP Polskie Linie Kolejowe S.A. launches an Advanced Simulator for Station Inspectors

Later this year station inspectors will receive a possibility to use a modern simulator of railway traffic control and connectivity devices. It is another effect of the work of the PKP Polskie Linie Kolejowe S.A., which will improve safety on railways.
2nd June 2015

EIM re-elects Vice-President Antti Vehviläinen

Today, the General Assembly of EIM re-elected Antti Vehviläinen, CEO of the Finnish Transport Agency, as EIM Vice-President for a mandate of 2 years.
22nd May 2015

EIM believes ERA must ensure the harmonized and interoperable deployment of ERTMS in the European Union

EIM believes ERA must ensure the harmonized and interoperable deployment of ERTMS in the European Union. The authorization process shall happen without double checks or unnecessary costs being created for the railway sector.
14th April 2015

EIM strongly welcomes the TRAN Committee vote on the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI)

On 14th April, MEPs of the TRAN Committee displayed a clear political will to preserve the budget of the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) and ensure the respect of the Tran-European Transport Network (TEN-T) map.
11th March 2015

Associations warn against risks of shifting CEF money to EFSI

In view of this week’s Transport Council and the debate it will hold on the 2015 Annual Growth Survey and transport policy’s contribution to EU Competitiveness, growth and jobs, the undersigned associations wish to address the EU Transport Ministers to voice their concerns on the way the Union is tackling transport infrastructure financing and development.