Transport Benevolent Fund CIO – Moving forward for a brighter future
25th September 2020
For nearly 100 years the Transport Benevolent Fund CIO (TBF) has been helping public transport works in Great Britain should they find themselves in need, hardship or distress.
What rail companies need to know about the changes to the off-payroll legislation
24th September 2020
David James, an Engineering Programme Director at the STR Group, a global provider of staffing solutions. An industry leading expert on the subject, he was brought in by Worley as its IR35 Project Manager.
Triton Norway: A solution to improve the railways resilience from heavy rain
22nd September 2020
Phil Downes from Triton Norway believes it has a solution to help with the railways’ resilience with its Water Extraction and Transfer system (WET).
A life in rail: Sally Shellum on her role helping to transform the railways
18th September 2020
When Sally Shellum started working in the rail industry she was told she’d probably either last a fortnight or be here forever.
Digital solutions for the rail industry to improve productivity, reduce risk and cost
17th September 2020
Digital technology specialists 3Squared has been going from strength to strength in recent years.
Lost and found – connecting rail passengers with belongings left behind
11th September 2020
MissingX Director Nick Ellenden has written an article for railbusinessdaily.com about the working relationship with the UK train operators and how lost and found should operate in the future.
Launch of ground-breaking research programme into travel behaviour post COVID-19
7th September 2020
Leading consultancy organisations Journey4 and The Buzzz have joined forces to launch a ground-breaking survey to examine travel behaviours as the country recovers from COVID-19.
The four key strategic objectives for Rail Forum Midlands
26th August 2020
Karen Jackson was announced earlier this month as the new Programme Delivery Executive at Rail Forum Midlands.
The crucial decontamination steps required for a safe return to railways
17th August 2020
Shaun Doak is CEO at REACT, a national specialist cleaning company, who work with some of the leading train operators across the UK to decontamination and deep clean vehicles during the pandemic.
“Getting the railway opened is our absolute priority” – Mark Wild CEO Crossrail
7th August 2020
Mark Wild, Crossrail CEO: “It may be later than we planned or wanted it to be, but Crossrail is coming.”
TrackPan – Sustainable innovation for the railway
6th August 2020
To have the ability to create and maintain a sustainable rail network for the future, it is important to source and implement sustainable solutions that reduce negative impacts on the environment. This is where the TrackPan system can help.
Guaranteed long lasting protection for trains
5th August 2020
Aqueous Guard is a high performance, innovative, nanotechnology, ceramic clear-coat that is designed to provide long lasting protection for surfaces in the harshest of conditions from dirt, germs, grime and graffiti.
Keep your colleagues and the public safe
4th August 2020
There is now a range of products available from Unipart Rail that can help you protect the health and wellbeing of your customers and employees by raising awareness and promoting hygiene best practices in order to prevent the spread of bacteria and viruses and keep the public safe.
Leaf fall season approaches…
3rd August 2020
Unipart Rail is an exclusive world-wide distributor for the AB Hoses and Fittings Ltd Advanced Automatic Sander (AAS) – an award winning, service proven, variable rate sanding system that meets all the requirements and recommendations of the RSSB T1107 research project.
A Reflective Perspective: The Whys and Wherefores of Metro Overheating
3rd August 2020
Calvin Barrows has written an article for railbusinessdaily.com about the root cause(s) of overheating in certain metro systems, using London Underground’s ‘Tube’ Network as an example.
IsoGlaze – a step change in winter gritting for rail operators
2nd August 2020
Endorsed by the rail industry, IsoGlaze is an innovative de-icing product that has been formulated specifically for use on the railway.
HR is about people and ensuring employees maintain at all times a strong connection to the business
29th July 2020
Alex Phillips, Group HR Director at CPMS, shares her thoughts on the role of HR, especially in these challenging times, and the responsibility of HR to ensure a continuous alignment of values between the company and its employees.
Pop up, sheltered portable queuing innovation coming to the UK’s railway stations
27th July 2020
Hugh Logan Engineering has developed a system that brings order to the challenges of outdoor queueing. COVO-RAIL™ is a system that is cleverly designed to enable social distancing as well as allowing the free flow of fresh air in all weather conditions- offering protection during all seasonal environments.
jcpii embracing collaboration in a more separate world
22nd July 2020
Collaboration – It has become one of the key words for the railways to overcome the challenges faced during the coronavirus pandemic. The industry has come together to implement the best working practices to keep staff and passengers safe whilst at the same time keeping projects and freight moving.
Total Value – Arup: Affordability and sustainability in rail projects through collaboration
22nd July 2020
It’s a well-known saying that a problem shared is a problem halved. So when it comes to dealing with the […]