Birmingham’s New Street Station refurbishment

Birmingham's New Street Sttion has seen some significant changes over the past year. In December 2009, representatives of Network Rail and scheme designers Atkins...

Transport for London secures multi-million pound sponsorship for Oyster card wallets

TfL has announced a new, multi-million pound sponsorship with MasterCard to exclusively brand TfL's Oyster card wallets for 2011. Oyster card wallets are to...

DB Schenker Rail invests in ‘Super 60’ high power locomotives

DB Schenker Rail (UK) Ltd is to invest £3 million to upgrade seven class 60 locomotives creating a new fleet of "Super 60's". During the...

Invensys Rail successfully commissioned major main line schemes

Over the recent Christmas and New Year period, project teams from Invensys Rail in the UK  have successfully commissioned a series of ...

Heathrow Express tickets now available on iPhone app

Heathrow Express, the fastest way to travel between central London and Heathrow Airport, has launched an iPhone app which is the first UK iPhone...

Collapse of embankment severs Honeybourne Line

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway (The Honeybourne Line) has suffered a further major embankment collapse. This time, the collapse is at the so-called ‘Chicken Curve’ on...

Network Rail invite views on plans for Ipwsich rail

Network Rail is once again inviting people to have their say on plans for a £41m investment in Ipswich’s railway that will ultimately take...

Victoria Tube station’s 42-year-old escalators to be refurbished

Transport for London (TfL) will aim to keep disruption to a minimum but passengers advised to use alternative stations where possible and...

Groupe Eurotunnel reveals 2010 traffic and revenue figures

Eurotunnel have revealed their traffic and revenue figures for 2010. 2010 revenues increased globally by 26% to €736.6 million. Jacques Gounon, Chairman and Chief Executive of...

Southend Airport Station

By any measure, a new main line railway station is a rare commodity. There has been only a handful over the past 20 years,...