Steve Montgomery - Articles and news items
Rail industry news / 4 September 2013 /
Evance turbines to reduce operating costs and carbon footprint…
Rail industry news / 16 July 2013 /
Free Wi-Fi will be rolled out on ScotRail’s new Class 380 fleet, the UK train operator and Transport Scotland revealed this week…
Issue 6 2012 / 29 November 2012 /
FirstGroup has been operating the ScotRail franchise since 2004. Eight years on, we remain resolute in our aim to deliver a leaner and more reliable railway over the next two years and beyond.
We believe we are much more than a railway operator and have a significant part to play in improving the fabric of Scottish society – by connecting communities, contributing to sustainable economic growth, safeguarding Scotland’s environment, getting more people to use trains, and creating quality job and training opportunities.
As a ‘can do organisation’ which is innovative and responsive to customer needs, our commitment has already led to record numbers of services – more than 2,300 a day; growth in passenger numbers – at a record high of 81.1 million a year; delivery of better facilities at stations and on trains; and more jobs, which are up 30%.
Rail industry news / 1 August 2012 /
Network Rail officially unveiled the new-look Gourock Station in a ceremony led by the cabinet secretary…
Rail industry news / 23 January 2012 /
Network Rail has plans to form alliances with at least half a dozen train operators…