Supply Chain stories

All the latest supply chain news for the Rail Industry.

FirstClass Safety & Control Ltd achieves double accreditation success with ISO9001 and ISO45001 awards

1st April 2020

FirstClass Safety & Control (FCSC) is delighted to have been accredited to the new ISO45001 accreditation for its Health and […]

Exclusive: Network Rail and its measures to keep the supply chain moving during the COVID-19 crisis

31st March 2020

Never have the pressures of the nation to keep key workers and supplies moving rested so heavily on the shoulders […]

Bombardier to supply 19 additional Regio 2N regional trains to SNCF for the Auvergne-Rhône Alpes Region

31st March 2020

Bombardier Transport, a world leader in the rail technology sector, has received a firm order for 19 Regio 2N, double […]

JCB joins national call to action over ventilator shortage

31st March 2020

JCB is poised to re-start production at a factory closed as a result of the Coronavirus crisis in order to […]

Costain Board and senior leadership team agree 30% reduction in salaries and directors’ fees for up to 3 months

31st March 2020

Costain has revealed details of the impact of COVID-19 and the measures it is taking to safeguard its future. The […]

London Festival of Architecture and Network Rail reveal ‘Sitting Pretty’ designs

31st March 2020

The London Festival of Architecture (LFA) and Network Rail have revealed the winning teams and designs for new seating to […]

World-first scheme is launched using waste heat from the Tube to warm homes, two leisure centres and a school in Islington

30th March 2020

Waste heat from the London Underground network is now capable of providing heating and hot water to more than 1,350 […]

AmcoGiffen enters into service Huddersfield to Penistone line platform extensions for Network Rail

30th March 2020

Last week AmcoGiffen NW&C team successfully entered into service five platform extensions at four stations across the north, as part […]

Porterbrook achieves star rating from Best Companies

27th March 2020

Porterbrook has been accredited as one of the Midlands’ top companies to work for and received a coveted Best Companies […]

Infrarail to be postponed to May 2021

26th March 2020

13th International Railway Infrastructure Exhibition to be co-located with Railtex 2021 at NEC in Birmingham Mack Brooks Exhibitions has today announced […]

Darren James joins Keltbray as Group Chief Executive Officer

26th March 2020

The Keltbray Group, a leading UK specialist engineering services company, announces the appointment of Darren James as group chief executive […]

TRB collaborating on major UK rail projects

26th March 2020

TRB Lightweight Structures is working in collaboration with Hitachi Rail – a global transport specialist at the forefront of innovation […]

RBF makes friends with new fundraising initiative to support charity’s services

26th March 2020

A new way for rail businesses to support the Railway Benefit Fund’s (RBF) vital services is already picking up momentum […]

Sue Kershaw joins Costain as managing director, transportation

25th March 2020

Sue Kershaw has joined Costain as managing director of its transportation division where she will be responsible for the highways, […]

Bombardier suspends its work in Derby, Ilford and Crewe

25th March 2020

Bombardier has suspended its rolling stock production in Derby. The company also says it has temporarily paused heavy maintenance in […]

HS2 update: Suspension of majority of sites

25th March 2020

HS2 has confirmed that the majority of its sites have paused or are pausing construction works to stop the spread […]

International task force set up to support businesses during COVID-19

24th March 2020

Hanscomb Intercontinental has established an international task force to support clients during the coronavirus pandemic. The company has become one […]

Atkins and Faithful+Gould secure East Coast Mainline digital transformation role

24th March 2020

Atkins and Faithful+Gould (F+G) – members of the SNC-Lavalin Group – have been appointed to help deliver a major digital […]

AmcoGiffen and Network Rail complete emergency repairs to slope failure on Glasgow South Western Line

24th March 2020

AmcoGiffen successfully completed emergency repairs to a slope failure on the Glasgow South Western (GSW) Line in rural Dumfries & […]

Rail companies leading the way to equip frontline workers to stop the spread of COVID-19

24th March 2020

Companies serving the rail industry have launched an urgent appeal for stocks of Personal Protective Equipment to donate to NHS […]