LNER to test sensor technology that indicates seat occupation
British rail franchise London North Eastern Railway (LNER) is to trial a new technology featuring sensors that will help passengers to distinguish between occupied and vacant train seats in a bid to address the issue of spare seats ending up unused.
Network Rail to invest £4bn in Scotland railways
Railway infrastructure manager Network Rail is planning to invest £4bn in Scotland railways between 2019 and 2024 in a bid to maintain and enhance the rail network infrastructure.
Porterbrook and Elastacloud to develop data solutions for rail sector
UK-based leasing company Porterbrook has teamed up with Microsoft Data and Artificial Intelligence (AI) partner Elastacloud to develop and deliver new data solutions for the rail sector.
IRP purchases Grenada Railroad from Iowa Pacific
US-based International Rail Partners (IRP) has acquired Grenada Railroad (GRYR) from Iowa Pacific for an undisclosed amount.