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Sunday, October 25, 2020

Plant & Equipment


Rhomberg Sersa’s Swiss Army Knife

Writer: Grahame Taylor - Rail Engineer Magazine Catching up with Europe’s materials handling When someone who has had over forty years in the railway industry says...

From awkward to straightforward

Rhomberg Sersa’s in-line excavator comes out of the mines to sort out the Railway’s ‘difficult list’ Imagine, if you will, a single-track terminus platform. To one side is a platform surface with expensive block...

Mechan to ship first order to the Americas

UK rail depot equipment specialist Mechan is preparing to ship its first order to the Americas.

VolkerRail’s on-track tamping contract renewed by Network Rail

In support of the contract, VolkerRail said that it will continue to invest in new specialist plant and will be introducing new tamping machines in 2019 and 2020.

Quattro Group buys plant specialists AB 2000

AB 2000 was established in 1995 and has a turnover of approximately £30 million.

Renew Holdings to buy QTS Group for £80m

QTS managing director Alan McLeish said that the transaction will provide opportunities to expand the company's market share.

PLANTWORX trade show announces venue and dates for 2019

The Construction Equipment Association (CEA) has announced a new venue and dates for the next biennial trade show PLANTWORX. In 2019, the live showcase event for construction equipment, plant, tools & services will be held at the East of England Arena...

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Hatfield remembered, twenty years on

Twenty years ago, on 17 October 2000, a train derailed just south of Hatfield station while...

Two new Black Country railway stations receive planning approval

Planning permission has been granted for two new railway stations on the Walsall to Wolverhampton line, marking a major milestone in...

Lubricants firm supports world’s first preserved railway

The world’s first preserved railway is one of 50 heritage and steam railways across the UK that is receiving support from a...

Car crashes onto tracks at Stirling station

In a bizarre incident, a car crashed through a fence at Stirling station on Wednesday 14 October 2020 and ended up on...

Porterbrook wins with HydroFLEX

BusinessGreen’s Transport Project of the Year award has gone to Porterbrook for the UK’s first hydrogen train, HydroFLEX.