Topic: Rail industry Association

Engineers erecting electric wires over the Midland Main Line

Decarbonisation progress is good says RIA Scotland

RIA Scotland, the national branch of the rail supply industry representative body, has welcomed progress on Scotland’s rail decarbonisation plan. The message follows on from the approval from the Scottish Government to start construction on...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Freight on agenda for Scottish transport secretary

Cross-border connectivity, capacity, and light goods sent by rail were all subjects for debate with Michael Matheson, the transport secretary at the Scottish government. The politician with responsibility for rail management, infrastructure, and development was...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
Cloudy skies over Palace of Westminster

UK rail freight responds to Spending Review

UK chancellor Rishi Sunak promised that rail will feature in the pandemic recovery programme. He said this in the Autumn Spending Review to the British parliament on Wednesday. Despite the worst ever economic figures in...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton