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Whittle-le-Woods Scout hut gets a new lease of life

A scout hut, used by the Whittle-le-Woods Scouts, in Chorley recently got a makeover, thanks to VolkerRail.

Work starts on North West Electrification Project Phase 3

VolkerRail, in partnership with Network Rail, has started to upgrade the railway between Preston and Blackpool as part of...

Manchester Metrolink ‘big bang’ expansion complete as second city tram line opens

The Metrolink ‘big-bang’ expansion is now complete after the new Second City Crossing line, through the heart of...

Staffordshire Alliance wins major rail project award

The £250m Staffordshire Area Improvements Programme was crowned Outstanding Project – Large (over £20m) at...

Bromsgrove upgrade completion

Timelapse footage has captured VolkerRail, in partnership with Network Rail and Siemens Rail Automation, completing work as...

TfGM continues with award-winning partnership for Metrolink Trafford Park line

Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) will continue its award-winning collaboration with MPact Thales (MPT) and WSP Parsons...

Welwyn substation switched into service

The Rail Electrification Alliance has successfully switched into service the new substation at Welwyn, on the East Coast Main...

New appointment to senior management team

VolkerRail has appointed Jacqui Kennedy to its senior management team, as the company’s new commercial director for its...

Building futures

As one of the UK’s leading employers in the civil engineering and construction sectors, VolkerWessels UK places great...

Success at RailStaff Awards

VolkerRail was awarded the Rail Plant and Equipment Team of the Year at Saturday’s RailStaff Awards.

MPT Project success at Light Rail Awards

The VolkerRail, Laing O’Rourke, and Thales (MPT) project team is celebrating after taking top honours at this...

Soapbox derby helps raise funds for local children’s hospice

On Saturday 1 October, VolkerRail took part in its first soapbox derby, to help raise money for local children’s hospice...

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