Atkins secures double contract wins to support transportation in Wales

Atkins – a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group – has won places on the South Wales Trunk Road Agent (SWTRA) Consultancy Services framework and the Transport for Wales (TfW) Engineering Consultancy Services (ECS) framework. Atkins is one of three primary...

Maritime Transport deal signals start of journey for rail freight interchange at SEGRO Logistics Park Northampton

SEGRO and Maritime to double rail freight capacity at SEGRO Logistics Park East Midlands Gateway in the first deal since the designation of the East Midlands Freeport. Maritime Transport (Maritime) has agreed terms with SEGRO to become the rail operator...

National Rail Contract awarded to Great Western Railway

The Department for Transport (DfT) has today awarded a National Rail Contract (NRC) to Great Western Railway (GWR) to continue operating the Great Western network. The new contract will run until at least 21 June 2025, with the potential for...

MTMS wins the contract to ensure Hitachi Rail intercity trains stay best in class

UK rail depot maintenance firm MTMS has been given the supportive task of ensuring some of the country’s most iconic trains remain clean, fast and reliable after it won a major contract with Hitachi Rail. The firm, based in Swadlincote,...

Journeycall wins contract extensions with Transport for London

Journeycall, which provides customer service support and smartcard services for the UK transport industry, has won three contract extensions with Transport for London (TfL). Part of the ESP Group, Journeycall has been partnered with TfL, the local government body responsible...

Rugby firm celebrates record growth after securing more HS2 contracts

Family-business Draper Civil Engineering has reported its highest ever growth, thanks to a series of back to back contract awards from HS2’s construction partners. The company, which is run by brothers Liam and Dale, began supporting the construction of Britain’s...

Balfour Beatty awarded c. £50 million London Underground contract

Balfour Beatty announces that it has secured a c. £50 million contract to deliver essential upgrade works to London Underground’s Piccadilly line. The contract is the first of several packages to be let under the new ‘London Underground High Voltage...

Loram secures £25 million Network Rail contracts

Loram has secured two contracts with Network Rail to support the company’s Infrastructure Monitoring Fleet, which plays a key role in delivering Asset Management and Safety Assurance Plans. The first contract confirms Loram as the maintainer of 65 dedicated rail...

British Steel awarded major contract extension by Network Rail

British Steel has been awarded another major rail contract extension by Network Rail. The two-year agreement sees British Steel retain its position as principal supplier to the company which operates and maintains Britain’s rail infrastructure. By the time the contract...

TfL seeks suppliers for next stage in Elephant & Castle Capacity Upgrade

Transport for London (TfL) has published a Prior Information Notice (PIN) seeking suppliers to deliver the next stage of the vital capacity upgrade project at Elephant & Castle Tube station. The multi-million pound contract, which is funded by the Greater...

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ORR launches consultation on the future model for the Rail Ombudsman

The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has today launched a consultation on proposals for an operating model for...