Knorr-Bremse and Hyundai Rotem sign framework agreement

Knorr-Bremse has expanded its longstanding cooperative venture with Hyundai Rotem Company (HRC). Under the terms of a recently signed framework agreement with a contract value in the mid-double-digit million-euro range, Knorr-Bremse will for the first time supply all three...

Balfour Beatty appoints UK Health, Safety and Environment Director

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, today announces the appointment of Lee Hewitt as UK Health, Safety and Environment Director. Lee will take up his new role on 5 September, following Heather Bryant retiring on 18 November, having spent eight...

Succession planning for Story Contracting

Story Contracting has gone from strength to strength over the last few years growing from a £70 million in 2016 to a £200 million business under the 6 year leadership of Chief Executive Jason Butterworth.  This growth looks set...

XEIAD is delighted to achieve the ‘We invest in people’ award!

Last month, XEIAD successfully renewed their Investors In People accreditation. The ‘We invest in people’ award evaluates how well they support their people at work, including positive staff engagement, proactive leadership and providing personal development opportunities. In other words,...

Kent & East Sussex Railway appoints Robin Coombes as General Manager

The Kent & East Sussex Railway (K&ESR) has appointed one of the heritage industry’s most respected and experienced professionals as its new full time General Manager, taking over from Shaun Dewey who retired in July.  Robin Coombes has over 30...

Hitachi work together to promote the next generation

As a company Hitachi are working to “Inspire the Next” technology or product which, in turn, will improve lives all around the world. As part of this strategy, Inspiring the Next Generation sits at the heart of the Hitachi philosophy,...

L.B. Foster Announces Two UK-Based Rail Technologies Acquisitions

L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ: FSTR) has announced its acquisition of Skratch Enterprises Ltd. (“Skratch”), a Telford, UK-based digital solutions specialty company, and Intelligent Video Ltd. (“IV”) of Leamington Spa, UK. L.B. Foster designs, develops, manufactures, and installs a range of...

Ramboll appoints Johnny Ojeil as Head of Transport Planning

Global engineering and consultancy company Ramboll has today announced the appointment of Johnny Ojeil to lead and enhance further its transport planning offer. Johnny is a highly-regarded professional in the transport planning sector and joins Ramboll following a 33-year long...

New trains now operating all Greater Anglia’s West Anglia services

All of Greater Anglia’s routes in Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire and West Essex are now operated by brand new trains – as the company has reached another milestone in replacing all its old trains with new trains. Trains into London Liverpool Street...

Waterproofing and protection of rail infrastructure: new from Triflex

Waterproofing, surfacing and protection specialists, Triflex UK have launched a new webpage dedicated to rail infrastructure. Triflex are the leading European specialist in cold liquid applied resins and has been protecting the built environment for over 40 years. In recent...

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Knorr-Bremse and Hyundai Rotem sign framework agreement

Knorr-Bremse has expanded its longstanding cooperative venture with Hyundai Rotem Company (HRC). Under the terms of a recently signed...