Stadler to showcase new Merseyrail trains

Swiss railway firm Stadler is to showcase the new state-of-the-art trains coming to the Merseyrail network.A full-scale mock-up of one of the carriages will go on public display in Wirral and Liverpool city centre in the next two months.The detailed replica train is fully interactive, with working doors and an automatic sliding step which ... Read More...

Stadler takes charge of Merseyrail maintenance

Stadler has taken over the entire maintenance responsibility for the current fleet of Merseyrail trains.The Swiss firm was awarded a contract to build and maintain new state-of-the-art driver-only trains for the Liverpool City Region network in December 2016.The official transfer of Merseyrail’s maintenance workforce and exterior cleaning team took place ... Read More...

Competition opened for first HS2 train contract

The competition for the £2.75 billion contract to design, build and maintain Britain’s first high speed train fleet was officially launched yesterday (20 April).HS2 Ltd started the procurement process for the project, and will work with the winner to develop around 60 state-of-the-art trains for phase one of the network.The successful ... Read More...