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Smart electrification for the Valleys

Planning infrastructure and rolling stock upgrades together is key to success

Trackwatch - October 2021 issue

Our monthly update on network changes

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The return to rail, Essex-style

Vicki Pipe

Our new columnist VICKI PIPE travels on a Bucket & Spade special to the Sunshine Coast

Vicki Pipe
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Decarbonising Scotland's Railway

With longstanding aspirations to electrify virtually all of its rail network, Scotland’s Railway has big ambitions for decarbonising its operations, on and off track. Andy Roden investigates its progress and ambitions

Siemens reboots affordable signalling renewals


Low Cost Digital Ready approach to be applied in Devon and Cornwall


Time for action on bridge strikes

Incident east of Plymouth highlights the case for action

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Rail showcases environmental potential

Martin Frobisher, Group Safety & Engineering Director at Network Rail, explains to Roger Ford that tackling environmental challenges is about more than just decarbonising traction

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HS2 goes green at Euston

A new piling technique that cuts down concrete use is just one of many environmental initiatives on the new railway, reports JAMES ABBOTT

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The summer of (7)69

Ian Walmsley

I always thought this one was a bad idea

Ian Walmsley
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