Philip Hoare, President of Atkins, SNC-Lavalin’s Engineering, Design & Project Management sector has been appointed as chair of the Rail Supply Group (RSG).
Responding to a study by Aslef on train driver diversity, Jacqueline Starr, Chief Operating Officer at the Rail Delivery Group, said:
A year since the biggest ever rail fares consultation opened, passengers still grappling with an outdated fares system say government should prioritise fares reform and enable change as soon as possible.
New figures reveal punctuality was unaffected by the implementation of the 2019 Summer timetable.
- Rail freight industry calls for joined-up railway to build on the £1.7 billion economic benefits it already delivers
- Rail industry makes final preparations for summer timetable change
- RDG chief executive to retire this autumn
- Rail companies 'call time on short-term fixes' with plan for 'generational system upgrade'