Zurich tram newslog The latest news and information on Zurich's trams and related topics http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich Flexity gets welcome in press Plenty of press coverage of the delivery of the first Zurich Flexity. Much of it using nocturnal pictures of its http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=141119a http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=141119a Thu, 14 Nov 2019 18:00:00 +0100 First Neuchâtel GTW in service The first (ex Trogenerbahn) GTW is reported to have entered service in Neuchatel yesterday. SwissRail ioGroup http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=141119b http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=141119b Thu, 14 Nov 2019 18:10:00 +0100 More on tram route changes Further to the previous report on changes to VBZ's tram network that will come into effect on 25th November, bahnonline.ch http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=141119c http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=141119c Thu, 14 Nov 2019 18:20:00 +0100 Flexity touches down in Zurich The first Flexity is finally here. This report from Basler Zeitung shows it being delivered by way of Hardbrucke in http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=131119 http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=131119 Wed, 13 Nov 2019 18:00:00 +0100 Flexity spotted in Weil A Flexity in Weil is probably no special occurence these days. But this one is a Zurich Flexity and it's http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=121119c http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=121119c Tue, 12 Nov 2019 18:20:00 +0100 Retrobus collection under threat Retrobus is a Swiss trolleybus and bus preservation group. Besides having collected numerous vehicles from different fleets, they also have http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=121119b http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=121119b Tue, 12 Nov 2019 18:10:00 +0100 Nightjet network expands This newslog has in the past reported about the demise of night trains. The remaining night trains services from Switzerland http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=121119 http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=121119 Tue, 12 Nov 2019 18:00:00 +0100 Photo update Alicante I have added some recent photos from Alicante, principally documenting the abandoned seafront line, but other aspects are also touched http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=111119 http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=111119 Mon, 11 Nov 2019 18:00:00 +0100 First Flexity tram to be delivered on 15th November The first of VBZ's new Flexity trams will be delivered to Zurich on 15th November. The new tram is not, http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=081119b http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=081119b Fri, 08 Nov 2019 18:10:00 +0100 More on new Uetliberg trains Further to yesterday's news item on the new uetliberg trains, an article in 20 Minuten reveals the order for the http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=081119a http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=081119a Fri, 08 Nov 2019 18:00:00 +0100 VBZ reacts to rolling stock shortage The shortage of rolling stock is putting increased strain on VBZ. The delivery of the new Flexity units is delayed, http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=071119b http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=071119b Thu, 07 Nov 2019 18:10:00 +0100 Stadler awarded order for new trains for Uetliberg line Stadler has won an order to supply five new trains to SZU for use on the Uetlibergbahn (S10). The trains http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=071119a http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=071119a Thu, 07 Nov 2019 18:00:00 +0100 Farewell to old trains in Neuchâtel A farewell event for the old trains on Neuchâtel Littorail (similar to the Forchbahn 2000 units) is planned for 27th http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=181019 http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=181019 Fri, 18 Oct 2019 18:00:00 +0200 Swisstrolleyplus in Arnhem Swisstrolleyplus 183 has recently visited Arnhem in the Netherlands. I am grateful to Harry Sanders for allowing me to share http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=091019b http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=091019b Wed, 09 Oct 2019 18:10:00 +0200 Photo update, various Recent photos uploaded including trams and trolleybuses at Bucheggplatz, SBB, Spain and Hungary. Full gallery here. http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=091019a http://www.proaktiva.ch/tram/zurich/newslog/newsitem.php?item=091019a Wed, 09 Oct 2019 18:00:00 +0200