Press Releases

Hotel Rey Juan Carlos I to host International Railway Summit 2015

Oct 17, 2014 08:00 BST International Railway Summit 2015 International Railway Journal (IRJ) and IRITS Events are delighted to announce that five-star luxury hotel Rey Juan Carlos I in Barcelona will host International Railway Summit 2015, taking place on 18-20 February 2015.

Chassis springs from Lesjöfors in Volvo´s concept car S60/V60 Polestar

Sep 25, 2014 09:22 BST Lesjöfors AB Lesjöfors Fjädrar has been chosen to supply springs for Volvo S60/V60 Polestar, a high performance car focused on the driving experience. The spring development was characterized by a close cooperation with quality as a main parameter.

IRJ and IRITS to co-host International Railway Summit 2015

Sep 19, 2014 10:00 BST International Railway Summit 2015 International Railway Journal (IRJ) and International Rail Infrastructure and Technology Summit (IRITS) are delighted to announce an exclusive partnership, which will see a comprehensive cooperation between the two organisations for International Railway Summit 2015 (formerly IRITS 2015), scheduled for 18-20 February 2015 in Barcelona, Spain.

Derbyshire pub man sentenced for tax fraud

Sep 17, 2014 13:54 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A Derbyshire businessman was sentenced yesterday for attempting to steal over £130,000 by making fraudulent VAT repayment claims for a pub and restaurant chain.

National Express to take part in IRITS Rail Summit 2015

Aug 06, 2014 09:00 BST International Railway Summit 2015 International Rail Infrastructure and Technology Summit (IRITS) is proud to announce the participation of National Express at IRITS 2015, which takes place in Barcelona from 18-20 February 2015. National Express will be represented by Mr Andrew Chivers, the Rail Division’s Managing Director.

New Volkswagen SUV to be produced in Chattnooga

Jul 14, 2014 14:22 BST Volkswagen UK ►Winterkorn: “This model will play a key role for Volkswagen’s presence in North America” ►Volkswagen Group of America to invest approximately $900 million in the project ►Second model to be produced in Chattanooga, alongside US Passat, from end of 2016 ►Approximately 2,000 additional jobs to be created ►Establishment of a National Research & Development and Planning Centre in Chattanooga

VW’s “Think Blue. Factory.” environmental programme wins eco award

Jul 14, 2014 08:24 BST Volkswagen UK Volkswagen’s environmental programme “Think Blue. Factory.” wins National Energy Globe Award Germany ► The National Energy Globe Awards honour a country's best environmental projects ► The award for the best environmental programme in Germany goes to “Think Blue. Factory.”

Volkswagen Group expands production capacity in China

Jul 07, 2014 11:19 BST Volkswagen UK Wolfsburg/Beijing, July 7, 2014: In the presence of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, Prof. Dr. Jochem Heizmann, Member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft and President and CEO of Volkswagen Group China, today signed a joint declaration for two new vehicle plants in China together with Xu Jianyi, Chairman of FAW.

Agomir to support IRITS Rail Summit 2015

Jun 06, 2014 09:00 BST International Railway Summit 2015 International Rail Infrastructure and Technology Summit (IRITS) is delighted to welcome the Italian specialist software developers and system managers, Agomir S.p.A. as a Gold Sponsor. IRITS 2015 takes place in Barcelona from 18-20 February 2015.

Transport for London to take part in IRITS Rail Summit 2015

Jun 04, 2014 13:00 BST International Railway Summit 2015 International Rail Infrastructure and Technology Summit (IRITS) is proud to announce the participation of Transport for London (TfL) at IRITS 2015, which takes place in Barcelona from 18-20 February 2015. TfL will be represented by Mr George McInulty, Programme Director of Infrastructure, London Underground and Rail.