Tag : Transport
Predictive maintenance for Dutch railSubscription
Engineers in the Netherlands have improved rail reliability by taking a new, predictive approach to track maintenance.
ICE welcomes £420M Budget pledge for roadsSubscription
The ICE has welcomed chancellor Philip Hammond’s Budget commitment to allocate £420M this year to help local highway authorities tackle immediate issues.
Civil engineering firms will need to deliver up to £300M worth of transport projects ahead of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, according to the woman in charge of making sure the city’s transport infrastructure is set up for the event.
With athletes competing in 17 different sports over 11 days, in front of 1.5M spectators, the organisers of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games are gearing up for a massive logistical challenge.
UK's first tram train sets out on maiden voyage Subscription
The UK’s first tram train, capable of using both tram lines and conventional rail, begins operation today.
Key figures in the UK transport sector have this week demanded improved public transport connectivity to Heathrow as the airport prepares for expansion.
An independent report has found that that Virgin’s proposed Hyperloop transport system in the United States will be commercially viable.
The UK will create its own rail standards following a no-deal Brexit, it has been revealed.
Transport secretary Chris Grayling has announced the terms of reference for the government rail review, adding that he expects rail industry reform to begin before the next General Election.
Rail minister urged to back Crossrail extensionSubscription
MPs, council leaders and businesses have urged rail minister Jo Johnson to back a Crossrail extension to Ebbsfleet.