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LNER PROCUREMENT

ROGER FORD

Informed SourcesWELCOME TO THE ’80s Competitive procurement...

ROGER FORD
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Trackwatch

A digest of the main changes on Network Rail, London Underground...

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NINE ELMS VIADUCT COLLAPSE

News FrontMajor progress at King’s Cross ahead of Werrington...

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Exhausting the possibilities

Pan UpHow come we can’t build a new freight loco? Or are the...

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NEW FINANCING AT ROG

In BusinessCLASS 93s IN PROSPECT? RAIL OPERATIONS (UK)...

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Thameslink added to tube map

News Front THAMESLINK SERVICES have been temporarily...

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COVID TRAVAILS HELP BRITISH EXPORT

IN JANUARY the US Federal Railroad Administration sought comments...

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Farringdon virtual tour

Crossrail Update You can’t go to many places at the...

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CCC RECOMMENDS RAIL ELECTRIFICATION

News Front RAIL ELECTRIFICATION is recommended in the...

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COST-CUTTING

RailtalkWILL POLITICS TRUMP ECONOMICS? With the announcement...

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The brainchild of Institution of Railway Operators luminary and now West Dorset MP Chris Loder, the Golden Whistles event was founded in 2010 to promote best practice and celebrate excellence in railway operations.

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Founded in 1998, the Awards are the annual event at which everybody keen on seeing innovation in the railway sector meets up to discuss and celebrate the brightest ideas in the industry.

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Now established as an annual fixture, the Northern Rail Conference celebrates progress in the modernisation and improvement of the railways of the North of England.

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RVE is the original UK show specifically focused on Rail Vehicles and Enhancements.

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The Golden Spanners is an annual event at which all those interested in railway rolling stock meet to discuss best practice and celebrate excellence in train maintenance.

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