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Completion of major upgrade works sees trains between Preston and Blackpool South resume

After 11 weeks of closure, the railway between Preston and Blackpool South reopened Monday (29 January), following vital...

Video shows removal of 13.5 tonne footbridge for new Trafford Centre tram line by MPT

The new Metrolink line to the Trafford Centre is a step closer after joint venture MPT removed a 14 metre long, 13.5 tonne...

Careers day at VolkerRail

We are holding a Careers Day in February and inviting cvs from graduates and students, looking for temporary or permanent...

History made by NWEP team at Blackpool

The railway between Preston and Blackpool has been connected to the West Coast main line by overhead electric wires for the...

Supporting the Salvation Army in bringing Christmas to those less fortunate

Offices across VolkerWessels UK have taken part in the Salvation Army's Christmas present appeal, to help give those less...

Knowledge sharing with the National College for High Speed Rail’s first students

VolkerRail opened up its overhead line electrification (OLE) training centre, on Friday 24 November, to provide an in-depth...

Two VolkerWessels UK businesses shortlisted for eight UK Rail Industry Awards

VolkerFitzpatrick and VolkerRail are shortlisted in eight categories for the 2018 UK Rail Industry Awards.

REAL gives boost to Doncaster based foodbank

The Rail Electrification Alliance, of VolkerRail, Murphy, Siemens, Network Rail, Jacobs and TSP, has donated almost...

Blackpool's railway revolution has begun

On Saturday 11 November, VolkerRail started work within one of the railway industries biggest ever line closures as part of...

Network Rail awards contracts to two alliances

Network Rail has awarded contracts to two Alliances ahead of future rail enhancements on the Transpennine Route between York...

Second City Crossing scoops national transport award

Manchester Metrolink’s Second City Crossing (2CC); a new line running through the heart of the city centre, won the...

Triumph at Rail Staff Awards

VolkerRail has again been successful at the Rail Staff Awards for receiving the Infrastructure or Plant Person or Team of the...

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