Locomotive named "Penelope"
In the photo taken arriving at this stop, one of the new regional trains called "Pop" composed in this case of 4 elements. This train is classified ETR-104, elongated version from 3 to 4 elements ... (more)
E494-553 of "Locoitalia" for "DB Cargo Italia" crosses the station in the very first hours of daylight, pulling a train of empty wagons for car transport.
Interesting is the characteristic of the... (more)
Transiting this morning from Pistoia and heading north, here is the legendary "Arlecchino" ETR-250. This is the only one of the four rapid electric trains of the 1960s that survived the demolition... (more)
This freight train hauled by a Siemens "Vectron" 193 owned by HUPAC is arriving from Switzerland. In a few kilometers he will be at the Interporto of Bologna. This and other HUPAC locomo... (more)
In this photo new arrivals in the "Dinazzano Po" fleet
These are two new TRAXX DC3 locomotives built in the Bombardier plant in Vado Ligure, in the foreground the serial number 201 was ... (more)
Trenitalia class 642 doing the regional train 6557 (Bologna Centrale to Prato Centrale) here crossing Vado´s bridge, few minutes after have departed from Monzuno-Vado station.
Southbound intercity train.
An ETR.700 FA (formerly Fyra V250) with the Frecciargento brand coming from Ancona, is stopped this morning in Bologna Centrale, waiting to leave for Milano Centrale.
Short stop in Bologna Centrale of an ETR-700 train ex "Fyra V250" during one of the pre-operating runs.
In this case the train has a different livery and color scheme than the one I photographed ... (more)
Driver car Ln-778-377-ER coupled to a tractor in thrust, transits out of service on the "belt line" of Bologna.
A class "Z1A" pilot carriage this morning is at the head of a daytime Intercity train.
As can be seen from the image, all Intercity trains have almost all received the new white livery ... (more)
Class Z1A driver's carriage is at the head of a daytime intercity train ready to go.
In the picture a loco "Taurus" of ÖBB: 1216 019 (E-190-019) in isolated maneuver to go to parked, had arrived shortly before in front of a EuroCity train coming from Munich-HBF in German... (more)
The photo shows one of the new ETR-675-EVO trains of NTV (Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori) put into service between Venice and Rome, while crossing the Corticella station to the Bologna Centrale stop.