Stobart Pioneers lower Carbon train service

History was made when the new Stobart Rail train service exited Eurotunnel and arrived in Britain on schedule after a 1,100 mile journey from Valencia….

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Minister commends Tube Lines for training milestone

Tube Lines was today commended for surpassing 2,000 qualifications awarded to its employees at a ceremony hosted at Tube Lines’ state-of-the-art Skills…

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Death of an employee likely to cost rail companies “at least half a million”

Rail companies found guilty of the new offence of corporate manslaughter could face fines of at least half a million pounds. New draft guidelines on sentencing…

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‘Salmon flipping’ scam hits Oyster cards users

New research from G4S Secure Solutions (UK) reveals that more than 1.1 million Britons have failed to purchase a valid ticket for a tube journey in the…

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Jobs safe as Adonis terminates NatEx ECML franchise

Lord Adonis issued a formal termination notice to National Express last night and National Express East Coast will transfer into a new public company,…

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LibDems: Government should take away all National Express rail franchises

Commenting on the announcement that the East Coast Main Line will come into public control next week, Liberal Democrat Shadow Transport Secretary, Norman…

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RMT warns of “total chaos” on the WCML

NEW RESEARCH by rail union RMT has revealed that nearly half of the maintenance job cuts planned by Network Rail are targeted at the West Coast Main Line,…

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Unite legal challenge produces double bonus payday for Corus workers

Unite, the UK’s largest union, is delighted with Corus’ decision to pay back-dated bonuses to Unite’s 8,500 members in their next pay packet. When…

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Tube Lines scoops green business award

Tube Lines, the company responsible for the multi-billion pound upgrade of London’s Jubilee, Northern and Piccadilly lines, was last night honoured for…

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Mechan celebrate Investors in People accreditation

Established Sheffield manufacturer, Mechan, is marking its 40th anniversary year by adding the Investors in People (IiP) accreditation to its growing list…

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IP-Networked PA systems for London Overground

ASL Safety & Security are providing IP-networked public address systems for installation at over 50 stations on London Overground Rail Operation’s…

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Karen Engineering is RISAS Certified

RSSB is pleased to announce that Correl Rail Limited has approved  Karen Engineering Limited for the manufacture of torsion bars and anti roll bars, used…

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