By the beginning of March, more than 410 companies had confirmed their intention to exhibit at Railtex 2017, which takes place at the National Exhibition Centre from 9 to 11 May.
Many of the industry’s best-known names will be present, including Alstom Transport, Hitachi Rail Europe, Knorr-Bremse Rail UK and telent. Chinese train builder CRRC Corporation is back too. The Digital Railway will also have its own stand, as will High Speed 2, sharing its presence with the National College for High Speed Rail, the Rail Supply Group and the Railway Industry Association, while Rail Alliance members will combine to form their own hub area. A full list of exhibitors can be viewed at www.railtex.co.uk.<