Industry News

HS2 reveals successful results of hydrogen generator trial

An HS2 construction site in London has held successful trials for two zero-emissions hydrogen fuel cell-based electricity generators – cutting…

2 days ago

HS2 infrastructure manager can levy Investment Recovery Charge, says ORR

The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) will allow the infrastructure manager of Phase One of High Speed 2 (HS2…

3 days ago

Birmingham New Street closed this Saturday during train drivers’ strike

Passengers are being warned that no trains will be running to or from Birmingham New Street station this Saturday (13…

3 days ago

Train drivers’ strike to close London Euston station this Saturday

Passengers are being warned that no trains will be running to or from London Euston station this Saturday (13 August)…

3 days ago

Chiltern Railways urge customers to only travel if absolutely essential

Train operator Chiltern Railways has urged customers to only travel if absolutely essential on Saturday 13 August.  Due to strike…

3 days ago

Commonwealth Games staff and volunteers are encouraged to explore a new career on HS2

HS2 is encouraging the volunteers and temporary workers who played their part in the hugely successful Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games…

4 days ago

Network Rail signs solar power agreement with EDF Renewables UK in milestone step towards a cleaner and greener railway

In another stride towards a greener, more sustainable railway for Britain, Network Rail has signed an agreement with EDF Renewables…

4 days ago

Wabtec Opens First European Transit Performance Optimization Center in Derby, UK

Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) celebrated the grand opening of its first Transit Performance Optimization Center (TPOC) for Europe. The new center, located in…

5 days ago

SWR announces August strike service levels

South Western Railway (SWR) is urging customers only to travel by rail if absolutely necessary between Thursday 18 and Sunday…

5 days ago

New homes for newts: Industry leading licence protects species from vital rail upgrades

In an industry first, Network Rail’s Eastern region has been granted a special licence to safely relocate the UK’s largest…

5 days ago