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construction works/projects
// 19 April 2017

Since the last video in October 2016, constructions on-site have evolved a lot. Works on the lower and upper station were continued, the rails that will carry the four cabins of the funicular have been put into final position and are ready for use. In addition, the escalators connecting the train platforms of the future…

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construction works/projects
// 14 April 2017
During special training courses, the future funicular operators had the opportunity to gain experiences with the new material

From December 2017, Luxembourg will boast a new attraction: With the completion of the work on the innovative funicular railway, which will connect the Pfaffenthal and Kirchberg districts, a new profession will also be created, namely that of the funicular railway operator. We talked to Marc Wengler, General Director of CFL. So how do you…

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Photo reportage
// 13 April 2017
The metal frame of the future KISS electrical railcar

After one and a half years of construction, on March 2nd 2017, the new electric railcars manufactured by Stadler arrived at their final destination, CFL’s central workshop. The two KISS are among the first of a total of 11 electric railcars ordered by the CFL Group. With a unit price of 8.9 million euros each,…

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construction works/projects
// 6 April 2017

From 8 to 24 April (Easter holidays) the first phase of the modernisation and maintenance works will be performed by the CFL on the section of the line between Bettembourg and Esch-sur-Alzette. Works will be performed to prepare for the removal of level crossings 91 (rue Hédange), 91a (rue de la Gare) and 92 (rue…

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Photo reportage
// 5 April 2017
Another highlight of this “Wëssens-Atelier” : the driving simulator

«Wëssens Atelier» and CFL make children’s eyes sparkle with joy For some time, the “Wëssens-Atelier” association has set itself the task of inspiring 10 to 12-year-olds for technology. To enable young people to get involved with technical professions early on, the association is always looking for suitable partners. Technology: an important supporting pillar of modern…

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