Two TGV high-speed trains (in service on the route Paris - Lyon - Turin - Milan) they stop in the late afternoon at the terminus station of Milan Porta Garibaldi
This is the command center for Paris/Lyon South East high speed line. This center is named PAR for "Poste d’Aiguillage et de Régulation" in French, switches regulation center in English. On this l... (more)
Another oldie from my archives
At night the Paris Gare de Lyon station have very low traffic. these High speed trains are waiting the morning departures.
The romilly shop where the 36 years old high speed trainset are renovated for 10 years of new life ! This high speed locomotive has been completely removed for leaving only the structure and contr... (more)
The Ouigo TGV is the low cost TGV service of the SNCF. It is seen here competing with the APRR-managed "A6" motorway - a major road linking Paris with ... (more)
A good oldie from France for a change, and with a beloved CC 7100 at that!
Romilly shop where this bogie of high speed train engine is in maintenance. The technician is verify if the wheel have the correct diameter.
The line number 4 from Paris to Belfort in the east of France is still a line for diesel traction. Till this day the tracks are lined with old telegraph poles.
TGV 9580 Frankfurt (Germany) – Marseille is crossing the « Savoureuse Viaduct ». It is the longest bridge (792 metre) on the LGV Rhin-Rhône. At the horizon is Belfort-Montbéliard TGV station.
Belfort - Montbéliard TGV is a high speed railway station. It was opened in 2011 and is located on the LGV Rhin-Rhône connecting railway.