MTR shows community spirit with children’s visit to depot

Around 100 lucky children from Hong Kong enjoyed a different kind of train ride this week. They were inside an MTR train when it went through the automatic train wash plant at Kowloon Bay Depot and with water and scrub brushes coming down on the train ...
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Metro Trains Melbourne’s performance ‘on target’

Metro enters the New Year on a ‘solid footing’ after rounding out 2011 by exceeding performance targets for the seventh consecutive month. The number of trains running on time in December 2011 was 89.81 per cent and the number of services d...
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Metro Trains Melbourne’s performance ‘on target’

Metro enters the New Year on a ‘solid footing’ after rounding out 2011 by exceeding performance targets for the seventh consecutive month. The number of trains running on time in December 2011 was 89.81 per cent and the number of services d...
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NXEA invests in more rail ticket machines at Norwich station

National Express East Anglia (NXEA) has invested £45,000 in installing three more new ticket collection machines at Norwich station, increasing the number of available machines to four, from which customers can collect pre-paid, advance booked tickets...
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Norfolk Southern facilitates $9.5 billion in industrial investment in 2011

Norfolk Southern Corporation participated in the location of 73 new industries and the expansion of 27 existing industries along its rail lines in 2011. New plants and expansions announced in 2011 represented an investment of $9.5 billion by Norfolk So...
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Norfolk Southern facilitates $9.5 billion in industrial investment in 2011

Norfolk Southern Corporation participated in the location of 73 new industries and the expansion of 27 existing industries along its rail lines in 2011. New plants and expansions announced in 2011 represented an investment of $9.5 billion by Norfolk So...
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Capacity on Britain’s rail network increases

New statistics published today on the regulator’s data portal show that capacity on key parts of Britain’s rail network has increased over the past year. Data shows that the total amount of timetabled train kilometres increased by 1.3% in the third...
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DAAB opens doors at Edinburgh Tram depot

DAAB MK drive unit operators have been used to automate a set of ten side-hung, bi-folding doors at the new Edinburgh Tram maintenance depot. The automated doors will provide access to trams entering the depot for cleaning and maintenance. DAAB is part...
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First Great Western becomes GTMC partner

The GTMC, the UK’s leading professional industry body representing travel management companies, has announced that the UK’s largest train operator First Great Western, has become the latest GTMC partner. First Great Western has one of the largest a...
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National Express helps Little Havens Children’s Hospice

Jenni White of Stansted Express is celebrating after securing funding of close to £600 from the National Express Employee Charity Panel to be donated to the Little Havens Children’s Hospice. Thundersley based Little Havens Children’s Hospice i...
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Jenni celebrates after securing £600 for hospice

Jenni White of Stansted Express is celebrating after securing funding of close to £600 from the National Express Employee Charity Panel to be donated…

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HS2 ‘good news for rail freight’

The Rail Freight Group (RFG) has welcomed the announcement by the Secretary of State for Transport Justine Greening MP that the Government will go ahead with HS2 from London to Birmingham. It cautioned however that the development of the route ‘m...
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