Manchester Burnley Road Station

A new Manchester route has been incorporated into Burnley’s branch station, enabling the rail service to run from Blackburn through several towns before finally stopping at Manchester Victoria. The renovated station was completed in


CQI takes quality onto the railways

The Chartered Quality Institute is working to evolve quality on the UK’s railways. They have teamed up with Crossrail to provide specialist training for their quality professionals. Bombardier Transportation UK has also joined the


Second contract for Gleeds

Crossrail have recently announced that Gleeds, an international management and construction consultancy, has been appointed on its second Crossrail contract. The contract is Europe’s largest construction project and began in May 2009. Gleeds has



Since 1889 Windhoff has been an established name brand in machine building and plant construction, and in 2014, the company celebrates its 125th anniversary. The manufacturing and distribution programme from Rheine comprises a broad


The sky’s the limit for Victoria

A £44 million project to modernise Manchester Victoria Station is underway. The scheme has recently seen the installation of the first of 15 curved steel ribs which, when completed, will form an ultra modern