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Celebrating heritage railways in the UK

A six-week nationwide campaign has been launched to shine a spotlight on not only the important work heritage railways do with regards to conservation,...

Stations – Places not Spaces

Jon Bishop who leads Arcadis’ Stations Hub, a virtual team of professionals who are passionate about stations, discusses aspects of good inclusive and connected...

Signalling the arrival of the latest RailDirector

Our exclusive rail industry magazine RailDirector has left the printers and is on its way to more than 2,200 rail industry leaders and subscribers. The...

From Disney’s Prince Charming to GTR’s Events Manager

While many men may aspire to be a real-life Prince Charming, David Mitchell is one of the rare few who can say they actually...

“After every Event Host shift, I definitely feel I’ve made a difference.”

Paul Austin, Train Manager, gives an insight into his role as an Avanti West Coast Event Host, supporting fans travelling for Euro 2020.  "Event Hosts...

The future of rail is green

By James While, Senior Pursuits Manager at Arcadis For some, the mere notion of a railway or transportation corridor appears to signal the death knell...

“It seems incredible on a journey of just over 400 miles it came down to a matter of seconds.”

Earlier this month Avanti West Coast and Network Rail missed out on the record for the quickest rail journey from London to Glasgow by...

“We are united by our passion to help others”, Rajinder Pryor MBE

Rajinder Pryor, senior account manager, Network Rail Telecom (NRT), has been honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for promoting diversity and inclusion across the...

SWGR – Something to feel good about

Well-being in the SWGR workplace has never been more important Having a people culture and well-being strategy is no longer a ‘nice to do’ in...

Bradford stations – Levelling-up the economy

By Mike Gardner, UK Stations Design Director at Arcadis, and Matthew Bearman, Senior Consultant at Arcadis  "Investment in what Boris Johnson called ‘levelling up’ the UK economy is...

A community making a passionate difference

railbusinessdaily.com (RBD) has recently launched RBDCommunity - a dedicated business resource specifically set up to meet the needs of organisations working in the rail sector.  Eli...

Providing a solid platform for major resignalling work

Managing Director of RCU Solutions, Glenn Clark, discusses the award of their first Siemens Mobility contract and the important role the company has to...
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