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Connector for construction and agricultural machinery

Mar 17, 2015 10:59 GMT Phoenix Contact UK CPhoenix Contact has extended its comprehensive range of valve connectors with Superseal connectors for mobile construction and agricultural machinery.

 From Walsall to Wembley - Travel Advice for Sunday's Johnstone’s Paint Trophy final

Mar 17, 2015 09:41 GMT London Midland ​London Midland is advising Wembley-bound Walsall fans to change trains at Harrow and Wealdstone this Sunday (22 March). To help ease the journey to the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy final, London Midland trains will be making additional stops at Harrow and Wealdstone station.Here you can make an easy connection to Wembley Central using London Underground and London Overground rail services.

Cathelco – alien invaders get the treatment

Mar 16, 2015 11:00 GMT Innovate UK When an international agreement was signed to stop the spread of alien species via ballast water it promised to create a significant market opportunity for water treatment systems.

Mar 12, 2015 17:04 GMT Active8rlives Aseptika today releases the third generation of its Activ8rlives Health and Food Diary tracking App to support its Activ8rlives health and wellbeing solution. The user interface is brighter, cleaner and easier to navigate. Detailed help, instruction wizards and embedded instructions are available within the App on every screen.

Birmingham man banned in landmark anti-social behaviour ruling

Mar 12, 2015 16:25 GMT London Midland A Birmingham man has been banned from part of the railway network in a landmark ruling cracking down on anti-social behaviour on public transport. Matthew Bayliss is the first person in the West Midlands to receive a full Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO) relating to the transport network. The order follows a two year onslaught of misbehaviour by Bayliss on the Cross City line.

Rail Minister Claire Perry MP welcomes arrival of first Hitachi pre-series Class 800 train for Intercity Express Programme

Mar 12, 2015 13:30 GMT Hitachi Rail Europe Hitachi Rail Europe, Wallenius Wilhelmsen, Hitachi Transport Systems and ABP join the minister in celebrating train arrival at Port of Southampton

VIRGIN TRAINS EAST COAST COMPLETES SENIOR MANAGEMENT TEAM

Mar 12, 2015 10:00 GMT Virgin Trains East Coast • Alison Watson named as new operator’s Customer Experience Director • News follows appointment of Danny Gonzalez as Marketing & Sales Director • Over £140 million to be invested in the new franchise, delivering more seats, more services, new trains and a more personalised customer service

Hitachi Rail Europe signs contract with Abellio to provide new trains for ScotRail franchise

Mar 12, 2015 00:01 GMT Hitachi Rail Europe Hitachi Rail Europe and Abellio today announced that they have signed a contract for the provision and maintenance of 70 new trains for the upcoming ScotRail franchise. The trains are financed by Caledonian Rail Leasing. 46 three-car and 24 four-car AT200 EMU trains are procured to operate along the Edinburgh-Glasgow and Stirling – Alloa –Dunblane lines and will go into service in late 2017.

Stena Line launches new Superfast ferry at Dublin port

Mar 11, 2015 15:50 GMT Stena Line ​Stena Line officially launched a new ferry on its Holyhead-Dublin route at Dublin Port today. Stena Superfast X (pronounced ten) will operate an all year round sailing schedule for Stena Line on its expanding Holyhead-Dublin service, one of the key tourism and freight gateways between Britain and Ireland.

Stena Line launches new Superfast ferry at Dublin port

Mar 11, 2015 15:47 GMT Stena Line ​Stena Line officially launched a new ferry on its Dublin-Holyhead route at Dublin Port today. Stena Superfast X (pronounced ten) will operate an all year round sailing schedule for Stena Line on its expanding Dublin-Holyhead service, one of the key tourism and freight gateways between Ireland and Britain.