3D scanning of the Mail Rail system Hot

Heritage Apr 13, 2015 1

It may come as a surprise, but London Underground doesn’t have the only underground railway network in the nation’s capital. Running directly under the feet of millions of unsuspecting Londoners and passing many of the city’s most recognisable landmarks,... 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

Thameslink

Rail News Feb 25, 2015

To succeed, major railway projects must be thoroughly and painstakingly planned. Following a protracted... Read more
Keeping things warm in winter
Despite Britain having, officially, a temperate climate, it can still get pretty parky at...
Improved efficiency in CP5
The buzz around electrification is rife, with no sector receiving more attention in CP5. Network...
Network Rail – National Electrification Conference
Network Rail recently held a National Electrification Conference at its Westwood facility just outside...
Strategy to become sector 12 – The Rail Supply Group sets out its stall
The Rail Supply Group (RSG) recently launched its Vision Statement. This sets out a...
Keeping things warm in winter
Despite Britain having, officially, a temperate climate, it can still get pretty parky at times. And although it snows somewhere in the country every...
Improved efficiency in CP5
The buzz around electrification is rife, with no sector receiving more attention in CP5. Network Rail released plans at the beginning of CP5 committing funds...
Network Rail – National Electrification Conference
Network Rail recently held a National Electrification Conference at its Westwood facility just outside Coventry. The event gave an interested group of engineers and...
Strategy to become sector 12 – The Rail Supply Group sets out its stall
The Rail Supply Group (RSG) recently launched its Vision Statement. This sets out a series of aims for the railway industry which include doubling...
Engaging with the supply chain
The railway industry’s suppliers were kept busy recently as two major organisations held their annual supplier conferences in the...

Buying British

Business Aug 14, 2013

Realising rail ambitions in the Gulf
How do you drill a rail tunnel through lava? No, it’s not a metaphor or an idea concocted by...
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...
Flash of inspiration
It’s an odd fact that some of the best inventions are based on the simplest of ideas. We might...