UK

Timber yard planned for Scottish Highlands

The multinational timber processing company West Fraser would like a rail freight terminal at its Highland mill. The company has begun the planning application process. If it is successful it would see raw timber trains...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Souped up ’66 DB Cargo’s tasty treat

Heavier loads, greater pulling power. Weight for weight, the workhorse Class 66 diesel is already one fo the most powerful locomotives to have turned out on British rails. Now, DB Cargo UK has decided, enough...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Building future skills for the UK rail industry

The engineering faculty at Edinburgh University is one of the leading sources of graduate talent in the UK. In late April, the school hosted a seminar specifically addressing future recruitment into the rail industry. However,...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton