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Del 15 de maig al 16 de juny del 2014
Exposició “1863-2013. 150 anys del Tren de Sarrià”
Fins el dia 16 de juny es pot visitar l’exposició d'imatges històriques dedicada al 150è Aniversari del Tren de Sarrià al Col·legi d'Enginyers de Camins, Canals i Ports (c/Els Vergós, 16). Horaris: de 8h a 21h de dilluns a dijous. Divendres de 8h a 17.00h.
13 de febrer del 2014
Vídeo de la presentació de les noves unitats 113
No veu poder veure el bateig i presentació de les noves unitats de tren de la sèrie 113? En aquest enllaç podeu veure la presentació dels nous trens, que es va fer a l'estació de Pl. Catalunya de Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya. Veure vídeo.
03 de febrer del 2014
Presentació del llibre sobre el material motor d'FGC
El president d’FGC, Enric Ticó, ha presentat al Districte de Sarrià – Sant Gervasi el llibre “FGC, el material motor i mòbil”, editat per Terminus i escrit per l’historiador Carles Salmerón. L'obra és un inventari exhaustiu i complert que detalla de forma enciclopèdica la història i les característiques tècniques de tots i cadascun dels vehicles que conformen actualment el parc de material motor i mòbil dels FGC.
27 de gener del 2014
Entrada en servei noves unitats 113 d'FGC
Les noves unitats de trens de la sèrie 113 han començat a circular per la línia del Vallès. El bateig del primer comboi, celebrat a l'estació de Pl. Catalunya, ha comptat amb la presència del conseller de Territori i Sostenibilitat, Santi Vila, el primer tinent d’alcalde de l’Ajuntament de Barcelona, Joaquim Forn, i el president d’FGC, Enric Ticó. Coneix més detalls de les noves unitats.
30 de desembre del 2013
Calendari 2014 d'FGC
Ja pots aconseguir el calendari 2014 de Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya, amb fotografies dels 150 anys d'història d'FGC. Esperem que us agradi! Descarregar calendari.
October 31
FGC hold the
FGC promotes the Smart Train concept with a conference proposing more efficient rail management models. At the conference plenty of innovative initiatives and solutions aimed at an efficient rail management and the implementation of technology and innovation to improve territorial sustainability were proposed. Transport for London, Siemens and the Universidad de Comillas took part at the conference and shared their smart experiences and knowledge.
November 26
FGC receives the Medal of Honour of Barcelona
The City council of Barcelona has awarded to FGC the Medal of Honor of Barcelona. The event has coincided with the commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Train of Sarrià. In representation of all the staff collected the Medal the employment of more age, the manager of rail inspection, Joan Bernal Martínez, and the youngest employee, specialized of communications operate, Katherin Nohelia Miranda Julca.
October 28
Conference:
The event includes three reports and a roundtable about the past, the present and the future of the construction of FGC stations. The conference analyses styles, architecture and functionalities.
October 21
Conference
The event includes four reports and a roundtable about how the railway contributed to the modernization and urbanization of Barcelona and how the project of the city evolved parallel to the history of the railway.
October 14
Conference
The event includes three reports and a roundtable about how the railway contributed to the modernization of cities like Barcelona, Nova York, London and Buenos Aires. The conference analyses the model of mobility in these cities.
October 5 and 6
Circulacions especials del tren històric de la sèrie 400
FGC has programmed special circulations in the historic train of the 400 series between the stations of Sarrià and Reina Elisenda. This train was built in forties in the FGC garages of Sarrià and gave service until 20 June 1996. The green colour and the lights of the leading part popularised the denomination of "Granota" (it means frog in catalan).
October 4 to 26
Exhibition:
You can visit the exhibition of the Sarrià Train dedicated to the 150 Anniversary in La Casa Orlandai (c/Jaume Piquet, 23).
June 18
Presentation of the commemorating book of the 150th anniversary
FGC has presented the 150th Anniversary commemorative book, published by Efadós, with archive images of the FGC and in collaboration with the Archiu Nacional de Catalunya and CAF. The content has been documented by people who work and have worked in the FGC. Coinciding with the book, FGC and the Escola d’Escriptura de l’Ateneu Barcelonès have delivered the awarded prizes of the short stories literary competition that has been organized to celebrate the anniversary by taking advantage of FGC corporate social networks, Twitter and Facebook, which central issue was the trip.
June 11
Presentation of the commemorative stamp of the 150th Anniversary of the Tren de Sarrià
The President of FGC, Enric Ticó, and the director of Correos in Catalunya, Manuel Rey, presented at the “Espai de la Llum” the commemorating stamp of the 150th anniversary of which 300,000 copies were put into circulation.
from 8 June to 14 July
Exhibition
The exhibition has been installed in the old movies of the Avinguda de la Llum, sponsored by Alstom, shows different historical images that recreate the history of the Barcelona-Sarrià line and how FGC stations have changed as it has done the cityscape of Barcelona. The exhibition will be open to the public from 8 June to 14 July, from Monday to Friday from 16.30h to 20.30h, and Saturday and Sunday from 10.00h to 14.00h and from 16.30h to 20.30h.
7, 8 and 9 June
Historical rolling stock exhibition at Les Planes
A spectacular exhibition of historical material await all visitors at the FGC station of Les Planes. The free exhibition will enable to visitors to see and touch the trains that were circulating by the Metro del Vallès over 100 years ago.
June 7
Main event of the 150th anniversary of the Barcelona Sarria Railway
The main event counted with representatives from institutions and companies to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the opening of the Ferrocarril de Barcelona a Sarrià. During the event it was possible to travel on a historic train on 400 series, the official presentation of the new trains series 113 was made and the exhibition in the Espai de Llum of Pl. Catalunya station was opened.
June 2
Open day for the FGC staff and relatives to the COR
Railways staff and relatives were able to visit the facilities that the company has in the Centre Operatiu de Rubí (COR), discovering the Centre de Comandament, as well as the interior of the new 113 series units, the workshops and the new driving simulators.
May 17
Publication of the commemorating book of the 150th anniversary
The Director General of Transports and Mobility, Pere Padrosa, and the president of Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya (FGC), Enric Ticó, presented to the media the commemorating events of the 150th anniversary of the Sarria Train.
April 2
Presentation of the official website of the 150th anniversary
In order to have all information related to the 150th anniversary the www.fgc150.cat website has been created. This is the official website of the 150th anniversary and will enable to consult historical information, see period photographs, competitions, see the schedule of events and keep track of all events.