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Network Rail improves operation

  Work has reached completion on the construction of a new operating centre in Gorton, Manchester. The new centre is situated adjacent to Ashburys Railway Station and will allow all Network Rail operations in

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Remodelling Llandudno Train Station

The remodelling of Llandudno Train Station has recently been completed after a 13 month onsite refurbishment process. Main contractors Buckingham and engineering consultants Mott MacDonald were heavily involved in the onsite development and worked

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Replacing Pont Briwet

  A project to replace Pont Briwet viaduct, near Porthmadog in North Wales, is well underway and on target for completion in February 2015. The £20 million development scheme began in April last year

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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

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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

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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

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Windhoff

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

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