New MD for Xrail Group

Noel Travers has joined the Xrail Group as managing director to help drive itsexpansion across the UK and overseas. He brings with him a strong…





Alstom acquires braking specialist Flertex

Alstom has completed the acquisition of Flertex, a group specialised in the design and manufacture of brake linings (pads and shoes) for braking systems, particularly…



A digital Development Consent Order?

Viral Desai, principal planner at Atkins, explains how a holistic approach to consent can speed up the programme, smooth examinations, and transform major projects. Viral…