Rail Industry News

Derby Enterprise Growth Fund (DEGF) has pledged support for a Derby-based rail consultancy in its bid to tackle growing skills shortage in the industry. The QSS Group in Vernon Gate specialises in health and safety, engineering and environm...

DERBY has been shortlisted to become the home of the National College for High Speed Rail.   The college is expected to create 2,000 apprentices during the lifetime of the construction of the HS2 line.   Derby is up against Manches...

DERBY is home to the largest cluster of rail companies in the world – and one of its star performers is Garrandale.   Since being founded in 1976, this company has prided itself on coming up with innovative and hi-tech solutions to...

UP to 7,000 jobs could be created if plans for a massive rail depot go ahead in South Derbyshire.   And the controversial project, which would involve building on Egginton Heath would be complete by 2018, if planning permission is granted...

Atkins has appointed Philip Hoare as the new managing director of its UK Rail Business, as the company aims to improve its position in the international rail market.   Hoare, who previously led Atkins’ UK Highways & Transportat...