A five-year Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) research programme has identified a series of measures that can extend the lives of railway lines.
Network Rail has appointed Arup to do the outline design for Phase 1 of Bristol’s MetroWest project.
Charity Sustrans has produced a document aiming to inspire better transport in Bristol.
The US Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) has launched a “comprehensive, focused” safety review of the New York & Atlantic Railway’s safety culture and management practices following a collision between a train and truck earlier this month.
The Office of Rail and Road has challenged Network Rail to improve site safety in its annual safety report, published today.
Network Rail has released spectacular aerial photographs showing the work to transform platforms and realign track at London Bridge station.
Northamptonshire County Council is trialling a bold approach to highways maintenance by turning country lanes on its network back into single carriageway roads with passing places.
Tendering begins this month on a new operating model for Highways England’s maintenance arm.
A major scheme to create swathes of coastal marshland with spoil from the Crossrail project reached a significant milestone this weekend with the planned breach of long-standing sea walls.
The government’s northern powerhouse plan will fail unless it puts more money into the region’s transport infrastructure, a leading analyst has warned.
Recruiters of temporary and permanent staff think there are plenty of employment opportunities in the rail sector, in spite of Network Rail’s travails. Ben Cronin reports.
Snaking its way across the Languedoc landscape in southern France the Nîmes-Montpellier bypass is an innovative concept for a new high speed rail line.
Infrastructure in 2014: Transport
In 2014 Crossrail will reach the halfway mark and begin to move from heavy civils towards a focus on tunnel fit-out and railways systems.
Rail travel is set to be transformed over the decade - a transformation that applies just as much to the stations as it does to the network.