The Harbury slip Hot

Infrastructure May 6, 2015

It must have been a great sense of relief for everyone when Network Rail announced on Friday 13 March, three weeks earlier than the expected date, that the line between Leamington Spa and Banbury was now open and safe... Read more

3D scanning of the Mail Rail system

Heritage Apr 13, 2015

It may come as a surprise, but London Underground doesn’t have the only underground... Read more

Scarborough Bridge – Monte Carlo or bust

Infrastructure Mar 31, 2015

It was a very ordinary structure, comprising two spans across the Ouse to the... Read more

And then there were 4

Infrastructure Mar 10, 2015

If you’d stood in the doorway of Lower Mainwood Farm at Ringway a century... Read more
Access restricted – Situation normal for Corsham
Corsham in Wiltshire is a deceptive town. On the face of it, it has...
Maintenance shed pipework: Not just a load of hot air
Refurbishing new rolling stock is an important job – managed in a tough environment...
A reliable approach to maintenance
Today, more people travel by rail than at any point since the 1920s. However,...
Supporting and improving train depot operations across the world
The world is an ever-smaller place, and the rail industry is increasingly being dominated...
Access restricted – Situation normal for Corsham
Corsham in Wiltshire is a deceptive town. On the face of it, it has a picturesque main street with aged stone buildings. Gentile shops...
Maintenance shed pipework: Not just a load of hot air
Refurbishing new rolling stock is an important job – managed in a tough environment where engineers constantly handle potentially dangerous tools in noisy surroundings....
A reliable approach to maintenance
Today, more people travel by rail than at any point since the 1920s. However, such growth in popularity is resulting in significant pressure to...
Supporting and improving train depot operations across the world
The world is an ever-smaller place, and the rail industry is increasingly being dominated by international companies and global players. However, there is still...
Supporting and improving train depot operations across the world
The world is an ever-smaller place, and the rail industry is increasingly being dominated by international companies and global...

Buying British

Business Aug 14, 2013

Boring, boring, boring
Hogging the limelight is something Crossrail is very good at. And so it should be: successfully threading a new...
World’s fastest train part 1 and 2
The Italian state railways (Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane) ran the new Frecciarossa 1000 train between Milan and Rome at...
3D scanning of the Mail Rail system
It may come as a surprise, but London Underground doesn’t have the only underground railway network in the nation’s...
Forensic engineering
Crewe, in South Cheshire, is known for quality engineering, being the home of Bentley cars and the world famous...