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Increasing exports of UK railway expertise – a global opportunity

Railways have an extraordinary capability to transform geographical regions and even entire countries. The social, economic and political impact of a...

The railway network needs an accountable CEO in charge, not a politician

The government’s new Strategic Vision for Rail, published 29 Nov. 2017, contains a curious mix of proposals built on questionable conclusions....

Aritficial Intelligence / Automation can be an amazing opportunity, if we collaborate

New technology has always been greeted with mix of excitement, suspicion and fear. The ‘luddites’ of the early 19th century rebelled...

UK railway industry let others take advantage of our skills and resources

There are a number of factors that undermine our expert efforts and yet we don’t seem ready to acknowledge let alone...

Export knowledge

In a sense we have a duty to export our knowledge. After all, the UK’s unique mix of ageing and ultra-modern...

Rail Projects Vital in Third World

At a country level, railways help economies to prosper and diversify and build democratic institutions. The movement of people, goods and...