Greater Anglia cuts carbon emissions by 25,000 tonnes

Greater Anglia’s reported carbon emissions have reduced by over 25,000 tonnes of equivalent Carbon Dioxide (CO2) in the past two years. This is equivalent to the annual average energy use of over 9,000 homes. The news was announced in the...

Incremental and Thales receive ‘rail first’ accreditation

Tech firms Incremental and Thales have partnered to become the second UK recipients of the Institute of Collaborative Working’s ISO 44003 Standard accreditation - the first to be awarded in the rail industry Previously awarded to only one other partnership...

Zonegreen invites industry to Railtex workshops

Sheffield-based rail safety specialist, Zonegreen, will be sharing its knowledge and experience with the sector at this year’s Railtex exhibition. The firm’s technical director, Christian Fletcher, a leading expert in depot protection, will be holding workshops during the event discussing...

QTS receives social value distinction

QTS Group has become the first dedicated rail company in the UK to receive the Social Value Quality Mark®, one of the country’s most rigorous social value accreditations. In April 2022, the specialist contractor received the Social Value Quality Mark...

RSSB: Help us to shape an even cleaner and greener railway!

RSSB has today opened a consultation on the Sustainable Rail Strategy (SRS) Prototype, an initial version of the leadership plan that will shape an even cleaner and greener railway. Britain’s railways are already the most sustainable way to transport large...

Xrail Group’s international trade excellence recognised with Queen’s Award for Enterprise

Xrail Group, a well-respected rail infrastructure partner of choice, has won a prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise in recognition of the company's outstanding achievements in international trade, it has been announced today (21 April).   The engineering solutions provider, specialising...

FirstGroup Plc appoint Chief Executive Officer

FirstGroup plc ('FirstGroup' or the 'Group') announces that Graham Sutherland has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer following a comprehensive search process led by the Nomination Committee of the Board. Graham will join the Board as an Executive Director...

AmcoGiffen appoints new procurement and supply chain director

As part of AmcoGiffen’s commitment to collaborating with key supply chain partners, the company has appointed Ben McCluskey into the newly created role of procurement and supply chain director Ben has 14 years’ experience in the construction industry having held...

Anderton Concrete to showcase sustainable rail solutions at Railtex / Infrarail 2022

Anderton Concrete, the leading supplier of cable protection products to the U.K rail industry, will be showcasing its latest advancements in lightweight and sustainable rail concrete technologies at this year’s Railtex / Infrarail exhibition on stand C78. Between 10th –...

CWE appoints Dave Bates as Commercial Director

CWE Ltd - the independent supply, maintenance and logistics partner for the rail industry - has announced the appointment of Dave Bates as Commercial Director. Dave joined CWE in 2004 as a coupler fitter and held numerous roles before becoming...

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Surprise as Queen attends Elizabeth line opening

The Queen has made a surprise visit to the opening ceremony of the Elizabeth line at Paddington Station. She...