Zumtobel shines as turnover jumps


Lighting systems producer Zumtobel AG has managed to improve its turnover by more than 10 per cent.The company, with its headquarters in the Vorarlberg city of Dornbirn, said today (Mon) it achieved a turnover of 908.9 million Euros in the first three quarters of its 2010/2011 business year. The firm emphasised this was a 10.2 […]

Defunct brake line caused 777-tonne cargo train smash

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A faulty brake conduit is to blame for a dramatic train crash in Vorarlberg, according to an expert commission’s report.Rene Zumtobel, a spokesman for Federal Railways (ÖBB), said today (Fri) an investigation showed that the car-transporting cargo train’s brake line had been defunct. He added that experts ruled out human error.Around half of the 320 […]