Monthly archive: December, 2014

High-speed rail: Helping to the shape the railways of tomorrow in Britain

In January 2006, when Greengauge 21 was launched, the Channel Tunnel Rail Link (HS1) in the UK was incomplete, and there was no expectation that it would be followed by further high-speed lines. For European Railway Review, Jim Steer – Director of Greengauge 21 – the not-for-profit organisation established to research and develop the concept [ … ]

The National Skills Academy for Railway Engineering

Britain’s love affair with rail depends on modernising an elderly network and turning it into a High Speed, high tech railway.