Metro depot rebuild contract


Stadler has appointed VolkerFitzpatrick to build a new Tyne and Wear Metro depot at Gosforth to accommodate the new trains it is supplying for the system.


East Coast ‘803’ construction underway

Hitachi has begun manufacturing the Class 803s to be introduced by FirstGroup on its East Coast Trains open access service between London and Edinburgh in autumn 2021.

The Railway Industry Innovation Awards 2020 Entry Form

The judging panel of the Railway Industry Innovation Awards is looking forward to receiving your entries to the 2020 awards. The deadline for entries to be received for the awards is 31 August 2020.

The Railway Industry Innovation Awards 2020 Entry Information

Entry information and form for the 2020 event

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