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NEXUS TAKES OVER METRO SERVICES

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CARLISLE ROOF RENEWAL WORK CONTINUES

WORK CONTINUES at Carlisle station as Network Rail and its contractors...

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RIA SHOWCASES INNOVATION

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CRYSTAL BALL GAZING

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FIRST IEPs TO SWANSEA

Rhodri Clark

INTER-CITY EXPRESS Programme (IEP) sets began test workings...

Rhodri Clark
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HEPWORTH LAUNCHES MOULDINGS

HEPWORTH GROUP has launched a new mouldings division, offering...

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KNOWLES MOVES TO HECTOR

GB RAILFREIGHT chief operating officer David Knowles is to join...

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WIRING PROGRESS

Dan Harvey

Crossrail Update Spring 2017 will be remembered as a time of...

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SEWER STRUGGLES CAUSED GOBLIN DELAYS

DELAYS IN mast designs and breaches of two sewers are among the...

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