Northern Rail’s nationalisation is yet another reminder that the industry’s franchise model is flawed. In order to deliver the service and improvements needed, longer-term thinking and improved collaboration between key stakeholders are urgently required.
A massive amount of big data is already being harnessed, which could help to drive efficiency and enhance passenger experience – so why isn’t it happening?
The EU’s decision to block the proposed rail sector merger of Siemens and Alstom sets a dangerous precedent, comments rail industry expert Terence Watson.
With London’s ultra-low emissions zone set for launch in April 2019, businesses can begin to take steps to minimise disruption to operations and supply chains.