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Going from good to great- Diamond Rail’s bold ambitions for 2023

Jenny Dempsey, Diamond Rail’s Business Development Director, talks to RBD to reflect on a year of achievements and learnings and looks to 2023 with...

Measuring carbon footprint is crucial toward reducing carbon emissions

As the climate change crisis remains a serious threat to human development progress, it requires all stakeholders to be decisive in adopting policies and take bold action to address it. The past and ongoing global challenges in social and economic development have highlighted the importance of promoting a "green recovery".

Why BIM should become the norm for engineering projects

Speaking to Rail Business Daily, Christopher Grosvenor, BIM lead for Spencer Group, explains how modelling can make engineering projects smoother, smarter and more cost...

TV weatherman swaps the Cayman Islands for the Tyne and Wear Metro

Tyne and Wear's new customer service advisor forecasts a bright future having joined the operator, having given up life as a TV weatherman from...

EE delivers 5G connectivity to London Underground for the first time

EE says its customers are now able to enjoy 5G connectivity on the London Underground, with the network’s high-speed coverage live at three stations...

In The News | 1st February 2023 | Latest Rail News

Click here to listen to the latest rail news on Wednesday, 1st February 2023 InTheNews: The latest rail news on Wednesday, 1st February 2023 Hundreds of...

West Coast main line closure for Preston station track upgrades

West Coast main line passengers are being urged to plan their journeys ahead of four weekends of essential railway improvements at Preston station.

‘First-of-its-kind’ railway footbridge opens to the public

A Shropshire village has had a major safety boost with the installation of a Network Rail designed eye-catching ‘FLOW’ bridge - a low carbon,...

SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

SLC supports annual Treecycling fundraiser

Colleagues from SLC Rail and SLC Property helped recycle 5,600 Christmas trees to raise money for Birmingham St Mary’s and John Taylor Hospices. The annual...

ScotRail supports Samaritans ‘Brew Monday’ campaign

ScotRail is supporting Samaritans ‘Brew Monday’ campaign, by encouraging people to get together for a cuppa and a chat, as it could save a...

DP World cuts net carbon emissions at Southampton by 55 per cent

DP World’s container terminal at Southampton enjoyed its greenest-ever year in 2022 after delivering a 55 per cent reduction in net carbon emissions from...
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TV weatherman swaps the Cayman Islands for the Tyne and Wear Metro

Tyne and Wear's new customer service advisor forecasts a bright future having joined the operator, having given up life as a TV weatherman from...

Former easyJet executive switches planes for trains

Northern has appointed John Khatri as its head of engineering transformation delivery. The former easyJet executive, who has also held a number of senior roles...

Happy 30th birthday to Rail Forum

Rail Forum is this year celebrating its 30th year. Originally established in 1993 by Derbyshire rail companies working collaboratively with key local stakeholders, Rail...

GTR targets 220 new and existing employees into apprenticeship programmes

Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) has set itself a target of 220 employees starting an apprenticeship, which is a 20 per cent increase on the...

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Work to extend passenger rail services to Hirwaun

Development work towards extending rail services from Aberdare to Hirwaun is underway, after Rhondda Cynon Taf Council secured Welsh Government funding through the Cardiff...

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd Acquires Indepth Hygiene Services Ltd.

Premier Technical Services Group Limited (PTSG) is delighted to announce the acquisition of Indepth Hygiene Services Ltd (Indepth) – one of the UK’s leading...

GTR targets 220 new and existing employees into apprenticeship programmes

Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) has set itself a target of 220 employees starting an apprenticeship, which is a 20 per cent increase on the...

Track upgrade between Scarborough and Hull

Almost three miles of railway tracks are set to be upgraded this month in a £3.2 million investment to bring smoother, on-time journeys for...
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