Stations - Articles and news items
Transport Systems Catapult discusses how stations will play an important role in the digital railway revolution and highlights a project that aims to accelerate the adoption of new technologies.
Rail industry news / 18 January 2017 /
Ilford station will undergo a major overhaul as part of the Crossrail programme following the station design go-ahead by Redbridge Council.
Rail industry news / 6 December 2016 /
According to figures released by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR), London Waterloo remains Britain’s busiest station with almost 100 million journeys recorded in 2015/16.
Rail industry news / 17 October 2016 /
Proposals for a new station building in Ilford, east London, have been unveiled as part of improvements being delivered for Crossrail.
Rail industry news / 29 September 2016 /
A train has reportedly ploughed into Hoboken station in the U.S. during morning rush hour on 29 September 2016.
Rail industry news / 14 September 2016 /
The RSSB have launched a new industry app designed to record station platform risk assessments on a mobile smart device.
Rail industry news / 2 September 2016 /
Network Rail is using virtual reality technology to redevelop Liverpool Lime Street station helping to save time, money and improve safety.
Rail industry news / 24 May 2016 /
A report by Transport Focus has revealed industrywide initiatives designed to increase passenger perceptions of personal security on railways has been successful.
Rail industry news / 10 May 2016 /
According to BBC News, rail enthusiast David Brewer has photographed a train in every railway station in Britain from Penzance in Cornwall to Thurso in Scotland.
Railway Extra / 11 February 2016 /
The Rail Safety and Standards Board (RSSB) speaks to European Railway Review about the launch of a new guide aimed at improving station safety and reducing platform-related accidents…
Rail industry news / 20 January 2016 /
A new interactive railway station usage map launched by Campaign for Better Transport has revealed massive growth in passenger numbers in many areas but large regional disparities elsewhere.
Rail industry news / 15 December 2015 /
Annual station usage data published by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) reveals London railway stations are the most heavily used in Britain.