Railtex/Infrarail postponed until September 2021

The UK’s major railway industry exhibitions, Railtex 2021 and Infrarail 2021, have been postponed to 7-9 September 2021. The co-located events were scheduled to take place from 11 – 13 May 2021 at the NEC Birmingham. The announcement by organiser Mack...

‘Ultimate rail event’ Railtex/Infrarail to return next year for co-located event

Following a challenging and unprecedented period brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, the rail industry is now targeting a slow but determined recovery. Successful rail events will play a major role in kickstarting business activity and reconnecting the key...

Exhibitors on route to Railtex 2019

Major players in the rolling stock sector are confirming their places at the UK’s leading rail event, Railtex 2019.

Railtex returns with revamped programme

Railtex, the UK’s premier rail industry exhibition, returns to Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre from May 14-16, 2019.

Railtex launch for mixed passenger and freight rail carriage

Product development company 42 Technology has come up with a reconfigurable train carriage system which could allow cargo to easily be transported onboard passenger services. Named the ‘Adaptable Carriage’,  the system automatically stows away seats to create additional space for freight during off peak services, for example, and promises to bring about commercial and environmental benefits. 42 Technology demonstrated the […]

Railtex 2017 preview – the exhibitors you need to look out for

With over 450 exhibitors, there are certainly plenty of stands to visit at this year’s international exhibition of railway equipment, systems and services. Rail Engineer can’t hope to preview them all, visitors will just have to go around and see for themselves, but here is a selection (in alphabetical order and complete with its stand […]

Railtex exhibitors 2013

Abloy UK Stand B51 Abloy UK, the security expert, is showcasing its Cliq Remote electro mechanical security platform and Protec2 locking solution, offering rail professionals greater key management and security, including audit trails for padlocks. Cliq Remote uses web based software allowing rail engineers and their contractors to have keys remotely authorised for use in [...]

Railtex 2013 gallery

Railtex has opened its doors to the rail industry today (April 30). Check out this page for a selection of images from the opening day of the UK's largest rail trade fair.

Rail Engineer App unveiled at Railtex

Visitors at Railtex 2013 will be the first to get hands on with The Rail Engineer's new fully-interactive iPad edition. Rail Media's latest digital offering will not only allow regular magazine readers to easily access their favourite articles on the...

Railtex: Westermo preview

At Railtex this year, Westermo will be exhibiting a range of rail approved, Network Rail Certified, industrial data communications products such as the Ethernet Extenders, a great problem solver enabling businesses with legacy copper infrastructure to carry large amounts of Ethernet traffic. For newer infrastructure, where fibre networks are available, the Lynx Industrial Ethernet Switch [...]

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