Category Archives: RIHSPI News

RIHSPI tours LRT-1 Depot

PASAY CITY – RIHSPI members and guests visited the LRTA Line 1 Pasay Depot last March 31, 2012 for an educational tour as part of its railway awareness campaign. Tour participants were able to view maintenance and operational procedures up … Continue reading

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RIHSPI photographs featured on new PNR website

Photographs from RIHSPI’s 350 MR Collection are being featured in the new Philippine National Railways website as part of its “History in Pictures” gallery. The gallery contains several photos from Laguna, Manila, Caloocan, and the Aringay-Baguio line in the early … Continue reading

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RIHSPI Trustees and Officers 2012

The newly elected officers and trustees of RIHSPI are the following: Karel Brouwers, President Alberto Nual, Vice President Juan Carlos Salamat, Secretary Jaime Tiongson, Treasurer Trustees: Victor Dennis Nierva, Rodney Orca, and Edlee Tusi Trustee elections were done completely online … Continue reading

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RIHSPI mentioned in FEDECRAIL Report

RIHSPI was mentioned in the newsletter of the European Federation of Museum & Tourist Railways (FEDECRAIL) in a report by Kyoichi Oda, a representative from the Railway Preservation Society of Japan. Excerpts from Mr. Oda’s report: The Railways and Industrial … Continue reading

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RIHSPI featured in short documentary

RIHSPI and its projects were featured on the short documentary video entitled, Rolling Towards Progress. This documentary outlines the plight and challenges that railway heritage preservation faces at present. Railways in the Philippines have been in existence for more than … Continue reading

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