Press Releases

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.

Passenger power: Virgin Trains puts investment options to the vote

Sep 19, 2014 08:43 BST Virgin Trains •Results revealed of Virgin Trains’ most extensive research into the customer experience •Biggest passenger priorities include loyalty rewards, enhanced waiting areas and pre-boarding assistance •£50 million investment to be made in customer experience

Chilli new DB Schenker Logistics customer at the Port of Gothenburg

Sep 17, 2014 14:13 BST Port of Gothenburg The Port of Gothenburg is an ideal location to meet the logistics requirements of major import customers. That was the reason why interior design and furniture company Chilli AB has decided to move into the DB Schenker Logistics warehouse at Arendal.

Deutsch connectors for mobile hydraulics

Sep 17, 2014 13:23 BST Phoenix Contact UK Phoenix Contact has extended its extensive range of valve connectors with Deutsch connectors for mobile hydraulic applications.

Sep 17, 2014 08:59 BST Volkswagen UK The Volkswagen Scirocco has been named ‘Best coupé’ in What Car? magazine’s Used Car of the Year awards, at an event held at London’s Hurlingham Club last night. The sporty yet practical coupé, which went on sale in 2008, is no stranger to awards, including What Car?’s own ‘Best Coupé under £25,000’ in 2010.

Preston North End fans get Virgin Trains travel discount

Sep 16, 2014 20:00 BST Virgin Trains Preston North End season ticket holders will get 25% off the cost of Advance fares with Virgin Trains. The offer has been launched as part of a two-year sponsorship deal with PNE.

New website and easier Wi-Fi at Avinor airports

Sep 16, 2014 13:19 BST Avinor To make air travel easier, Avinor have launched a new website and simplified Wi-Fi access.

New website and easier Wi-Fi at Oslo Airport

Sep 16, 2014 11:49 BST Oslo Lufthavn AS To make air travel easier, Avinor and Oslo Airport have launched a new website and simplified Wi-Fi access.

Sep 16, 2014 11:45 BST Norwegian Norwegian scooped three prizes at the prestigious Passenger Choice Awards 2014 in California last night. It won the categories Best in Region: Europe and Best in Inflight Connectivity & Communications. It also won an Avion Award in the category Best Single Achievement in Passenger Experience for its moving map on the 787 Dreamliners.

Travel advice for Worcester rail passengers

Sep 16, 2014 09:01 BST London Midland London Midland is advising passengers travelling to or from Worcester Foregate Street station on Sunday (21 September) to allow extra time for their journey.