Hitachi has received the first bodyshell for Great Western Railway’s fleet of Class 802 bi-mode trains, being built at its Pistoia factory in Italy.
Joanna Whittington has been confirmed as chief executive at the Office of Rail and Road on a permanent basis.
A key milestone in the Ordsall Chord project has been reached with the lifting into place of two arches for the ‘network arch bridge’ crossing the river Irwell.
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Planning permission has been granted for a new station at Maghull North on the Ormskirk branch of Merseyrail’s Northern line.
FirstGroup and Trenitalia are to bid together for the forthcoming East Midlands and West Coast Partnership franchises, the companies have announced.
Transport Ticketing Global conference to be held in London
Nomad Digital has appointed Jochen Felsberger as its regional sales manager (Germany) for the DACH region (Germany, Austria and Switzerland).