Information published on 24 May 2010 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 186.

3rd InfraGuidER Workshop:

“Establishing the benefits of EcoProcurement for railway Infrastructure” to be held in Paris on 8 June

  • Environment
  • Research
  • Technology

This last InfraGuidER workshop will give an update about the progress being made on the environmental sustainability of railway infrastructure. Sleepers, rail grinding and electronic components will be the selected components study cases for trialling the draft of the Guidelines being developed, with focus on eco-procurement.

Infrastructure Managers and Suppliers will discuss on the evaluation of environmental impact of infrastructure, good procurement practices for Sustainability and the benefits of the eco-procurement Guidelines.

The workshop will pave the way towards the final drawing of the Guidelines for enhancing the environmental performance of railway infrastructure.

For any questions please do not hesitate to contact the project Coordinator Marina Fracchia: or Paolo Contestabile:

If you would like to know more about the InfraGuidER project in advance please feel free to visit

This workshop is free of charge.
The InfraGuidER team is looking forward to welcoming you in Paris.
Do not miss the event and register now on line!