This section features publications (position papers, brochures, reports, studies, etc.) produced by UNIFE on the many activities where UNIFE is active

Publications

  • 29/
    Apr 2021

    International Standardisation the European Rail Associations’ vision


    This paper aims to set the vision regarding the European and international standardisation systems. Recommendations have been identified to strengthen the use of these standardisation systems as a key enabler for the European rail sector’s potential. and continued competitiveness on the global stage.

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  • 15/
    Apr 2021

    Boosting railway digitalisation thanks to EU Research and Innovation


    The greatest economic and societal developments of recent decades have been the transformations brought by digital technologies. Digital connectivity is changing the current transport landscape and its continued development has expanded the demand for mobility.

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  • 14/
    Apr 2021

    TSI Transitions for a Competitive European Railway Sector


    Increased stability and predictability of the European technical framework and TSI transitions regime are a top priority for the European rail supply industry. With this paper UNIFE aims to raise the awareness of all sector stakeholders, European Institutions and Member States to the risks seen with the current proposals of the ERA Topical Working Groups reviewing the TSI’s transitional provisions. The results of these TWGs will have significant impact on the business of the railway sector over the next decade, therefore it is essential to ensure stability to the business and predictability and transparency by the transition regime to be established.

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  • 11/
    Mar 2021

    Skills for the rail supply industry: adapting training and attracting talent


    21st century problems require 22nd century solutions. As the world grapples with climate change and economic turbulence, the EU must provide young people and workers with the skills needed to reduce our societal dependence on fossil fuels and ensure Europe remains a global leader in rail during a period that demands sustainable transport technology. This critical endeavour will require people from across Europe, of diverse backgrounds and heritages– as well as the equal equal inclusion of women – to meet the rising demand for environmentally-sound mobility.

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  • 1/
    Mar 2021

    Annual Report 2020


    The UNIFE Annual Report reviews our activities in 2020, focusing on areas ranging from industry policy, trade, R&I, to ERTMS, IRIS Certification, and advocating at the political level for better regulation and investment in favour of rail. 

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WRMS

  • World Rail Market Study

    The Study is a reference for the rail sector and is regularly referred to as a standard set of data for the rail supply industry.
    Click here to view the executive summary 

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