UK to invest £300m to improve disability access at 73 railway stations
The Department for Transport (DfT) in the UK has revealed plans to invest £300m through the Access for All funding programme to improve disability access across 73 stations in the country.
Vodafone makes Birmingham New Street the first UK 5G train station
British telecom major Vodafone has launched a live trial of its 5G cellular mobile communication technology at Birmingham New Street rail station.
Queensland selects contractors to build $3.84bn Cross River Rail
The Government of Queensland in Australia has selected companies to build the A$5.4bn ($3.84bn) Cross River Rail Project in Brisbane.
Virgin Trains develops VR technology for recruits’ training
UK-based rail firm Virgin Trains has teamed up with students from Solihull College & University Centre to develop virtual reality technology that will be used for health and safety training for on-board and catering teams.