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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...

Eastcroft Depot upgrade: First phase complete and new lighting investment secured

The first phase of East Midland Railway’s (EMR) £2 million upgrade of Nottingham’s Eastcroft Depot has been successfully completed – while further investment for safety lighting has also been secured. Eastcroft Depot is at the centre of EMR’s Regional operations...

Derby train depot to get biggest improvement in more than a decade

Work has begun to transform East Midlands Railway’s (EMR) Etches Park depot in Derby in preparation for the arrival of the companies’ new Aurora train fleet. The £35 million pound project, which is largely funded by rolling stock company RockRail,...

Zonegreen provides sidings protection at local depot

Hitachi Rail’s depot in Doncaster is improving its excellent safety measures, courtesy of Sheffield-based Zonegreen, ensuring staff enjoy enhanced protection, no matter where they are working. The rail safety specialists have installed a sidings warning system at Doncaster Carr to...

Scotland’s Railway opens £33million servicing depot

Scotland’s Railway is continuing ‘Fit For The Future’ investments with the opening on Sunday (12 December) of a new engineering depot at Cadder, near Glasgow. Located between Bishopbriggs and Lenzie on the Edinburgh & Glasgow line, Cadder was quickly identified...

FirstClass Safety & Control donates Depot Protection System for National College for Advanced Transport & Infrastructure

The National College for Advanced Transport & Infrastructure (NCATI), has received a Depot Protection system from Depot Safety specialist FirstClass Safety & Control (FCSC) to support training and familiarisation for the college’s trainees and lecturers. FCSC donated a working Depot Protection...

Zonegreen leads safety drive in Scottish depots

Rail safety specialist, Sheffield-based Zonegreen, has completed the first in a series of planned depot enhancements for Scottish railway operator, ScotRail. The firm has installed its flagship Depot Personnel Protection System (DPPS) at Aberdeen’s Clayhills facility to ensure staff are...

New train washer installed at Colchester depot

Trains in East Anglia are set to sparkle after Greater Anglia installed a new carriage washer machine at Colchester depot. The £1.5m machine was installed in August and can wash up to 70 carriages per hour. The new train wash is...

FIRSTCLASS SAFETY & CONTROL CHOSEN TO SAFEGUARD ETIHAD RAIL’S AL-FAYA OPERATIONS AND MAINTENANCE FACILITY

Staff working for Etihad Rail will benefit from international best practice in health and safety, in part thanks to innovative depot protection technology from FirstClass Safety & Control. The UK-based rail safety specialist has been commissioned to design, manufacture and...

Hanson opens new rail depot to supply key projects and reduce CO2 emissions

Hanson has opened a new aggregates rail depot in West Drayton to supply customers in west London as well as key infrastructure projects. The move is part of the company’s strategy to improve its network of rail-connected depots and will...

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Specially commissioned artworks now on show on Elizabeth line

Customers using Transport for London (TfL)’s newly launched Elizabeth line can enjoy public artworks in stations and surrounding public...