Press Releases

Lucky Christmas travellers to arrive in style aboard Virgin Trains’ Traindeer

Dec 18, 2014 12:52 GMT Virgin Trains • Over 100k commuters journey to loved ones on last Friday before Christmas • Over 50k of these will run through London Euston • Traindeer welcomed by Virgin Trains customers up and down the country

Dec 18, 2014 10:48 GMT Elan PR Ltd Iconic Maserati 250F, complete with Zircotec ceramic coated exhaust, set to grace Zircotec’s stand at Autosport International Engineering Show

It’s spanners galore for London Midland's engineering team

Dec 17, 2014 14:08 GMT London Midland London Midland's engineering team based at Tyseley depot in Birmingham, scooped a handful of awards at this year’s Golden Spanners Awards. The ceremony, which is sponsored by industry magazine ‘Modern Railways’, was held at the Grand Connaught Rooms in London.

Compact mains voltage connector for power electronics

Dec 17, 2014 10:25 GMT Phoenix Contact UK Phoenix Contact has expanded its M12 Power connector range for power transmission in industrial environments with two S-coded flush-type connectors.

Virgin Trains launch new direct services to Blackpool and Shrewsbury

Dec 17, 2014 09:17 GMT Virgin Trains

Christmas and New Year travel advice

Dec 16, 2014 12:03 GMT London Midland London Midland is reminding passengers to check before they travel in the run up to Christmas and the New Year.

Leaf fall timetable a success

Dec 15, 2014 13:14 GMT London Midland The leaf fall timetable on the line through Birmingham between Lichfield and Redditch has improved punctuality by almost fifty percent. London Midland took the bold move to introduce a special six week timetable on the Cross City line from 3, November until 13, December.

Compact and fan-less quad-core box PC

Dec 15, 2014 11:10 GMT Phoenix Contact UK The new Basicline 2000 box PCs from Phoenix Contact for use in harsh industrial environments now offer powerful 3rd generation quad-core processors (Bay Trail) a fanless housing.

PSI Transcom to participate in International Railway Summit 2015

Dec 15, 2014 08:00 GMT International Railway Summit 2015 ​International Railway Journal and IRITS Events are delighted to announce the participation of PSI Transcom, the German developer and provider of software for public transport and train operating companies, at International Railway Summit, which takes place in Barcelona from 18-20 February 2015.

Norwegian submits formal complaint about differential treatment to the EU and ESA

Dec 15, 2014 07:49 GMT Norwegian Norwegian wants equal conditions of competition in the Scandinavian aviation market and has therefore submitted a formal complaint regarding unlawful differential treatment in favour of SAS to the European Commission and ESA (EFTA Surveillance Authority).