• Aggreko publishes free guide to contingency planning for emergency power in rail sector

    Aggreko has published a free planning guide to help prepare for grid blackouts or power equipment failures in the rail industry.

  • Protection Testing Conference & Workshop

    From October 16–18, 2018 OMICRON will host the third UK Omicron Protection Testing Conference & Workshop at magnificent Crewe Hall.

    Protection experts from around the world will gather to exchange experiences, engage in an interesting conference and participate in practical workshop sessions.

  • Rospa recognition

    Four M Group Services businesses have been presented with Occupational Health & Safety Awards by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA). 

    Morrison Utility Services (MUS) was named Winner of the Commercial Industry Sector Award. It is the eighth year in which MUS has won the Sector Award.

  • A modern metro

    Milan Sima, railway general manager at Saft, explains how the batteries on board new trains for the Chengdu Metro will keep the system running for over 11 million people. 

  • Them’s the brakes

    From diesel to electric locomotives, the railway industry has seen numerous advancements since the opening of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway in 1830 marked the dawn of steam-powered rail travel. Simone Bruckner, managing director of Cressall Resistors, discusses how braking resistors have helped revolutionise the railway industry.