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Acorn Rail appoints new Programme Director

Colin Berry will support the company’s rapidly growing client needs in Wales and Western Regions. Acorn Rail has appointed Colin Berry as Programme Director for Wales and Western Regions. Colin joins the Rail division of Acorn (Synergie) UK Ltd during an...

Tratos Awarded Five Year Framework Contract by Network Rail

Network Rail has awarded independent Merseyside based cable manufacturer Tratos UK Ltd a five-year cable supply framework contract. The global technology company, which has been innovating in the rail sector for more than 50 years, was awarded the contract after...

Weekend service changes on Northern City Line as major project to create UK’s first intercity digital railway continues

Great Northern passengers on the Northern City Line, one of the most important routes into the City of London, will enjoy more reliable journeys by summer next year. The reliability boost will come from work to upgrade track and signalling on...

tpgroup powers the UK’s first full-scale hydrogen train

tpgroup, the providers of mission-critical solutions for a more secure world, is pleased to provide further detail to its 16th February, ‘Hydrogen system Contract for Rail’, announcement. tpgroup is providing the hydrogen fuel cell systems that will power the production...

Port of Workington railway bridge reopens to motorists

A new railway bridge has reopened to motorists in Cumbria after a major upgrade at the Port of Workington. The £4m investment has seen Siddick bridge completely rebuilt to modern standards so it can take port traffic over the Cumbrian...

Help us shape a sustainable future for the North West and Yorkshire

Would you like to work with like-minded people who want to make a difference in their towns, cities and wider society? As our North West and Yorkshire team expands, we are looking for exceptional talent across a range of Rail...

Additional entrance at Ilford station paves the way for easier access from nearby homes and bus stops

New southern entrance now open for customersNetwork Rail continues work on wider station improvements including installing new lifts Transport for London (TfL) has opened a new entrance and ticket hall for customers at Ilford station, providing a convenient link for...

CWE announces new senior management team and unveils new brand as part of its future growth strategy

CWE - the independent supply, maintenance and logistics partner for the rail industry - has announced the appointment of a new senior management team and unveiled a new-look brand and website as part of the next phase of its...

Network Rail completes once-in-a-generation scheme at King’s Cross

Key element of £1.2billion East Coast Upgrade now in placeWork allows more trains to enter and exit the station – reducing congestion and bringing more reliable journeys for passengersImproved services begin from Monday 7 June A multi-million pound, once-in-a-generation improvement...

Tarmac commits to renewable fuel in rail freight sustainability drive

Tarmac and its rail freight partner DB Cargo UK have announced that the delivery of construction materials on a key strategic route will be powered entirely by 100 per cent renewable fuel. The partners have confirmed that environmentally friendly hydro-treated...