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RVE 2021

4TH NOVEMBER 2021 at DERBY ARENA, PRIDE PARK, DERBY, UK

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Can we afford to demonise the diesel?

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■ No immediate CO 2 reduction from hydrogen 
■ Uncertain electrification programme blocks DMU cascade
■ Government 2040 withdrawal date ‘an ambition’
■ Synthetic fuel offers carbon neutral diesel traction

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JACKING POINT CRACKING HITS HITACHI FLEETS

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Informed Sources Engineering is an art, not a science, and different...

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PROMOTION CRITERIA RESET

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Informed Sources New graduation threshold prompts two departures...

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TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT HERE WE GO AGAIN

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Informed Sources Improving performance on the Western:...

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Union Connectivity Review’s Anglo-Scots rail aspirations

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Informed Sources ■ Reduced Newcastle – Edinburgh journey...

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TIN-watch graduation criteria reset

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Informed Sources Roger FordWhat should the threshold be for promotion...

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PANDEMIC TIMETABLE FOR RECOVERY

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■ No date for removal of domestic travel restrictions■ No...

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ELECTRIFICATION TIME TO SWEAT THE SMALL STUFF

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■ Factory train value debate■ Production the new focus■...

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NEW ROLLING STOCK FLEETS INCREASE COSTS

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■ 80% rise in TOC costs over five years■ But official data...

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ELECTRIFICATION

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Informed SourcesSHAPPS GOES FULL DUCKWEED East West...

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It is an exciting time for Rail in the Midlands, with new franchises in place for both the East and West Midlands and new rolling stock on order, combined with infrastructure developments taking place across the region.

This year's Rail in the Midlands Conference takes place as part of Modern Railways RVE, bringing together two established events within the Modern Railways brand.

RVE 2021

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RVE is the original UK show specifically focused on Rail Vehicles and Enhancements.

Golden Spanner Awards

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The Golden Spanners is an annual event at which all those interested in railway rolling stock meet to discuss best practice and celebrate excellence in train maintenance.

Sponsored by Houghton International.

Golden Whistle Awards

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The brainchild of Institution of Railway Operators luminary and now West Dorset MP Chris Loder, the Golden Whistles event was founded in 2010 to promote best practice and celebrate excellence in railway operations.

Sponsored by Tracsis

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