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New livery unveiled on first TPE Class 68.
Construction of first 125mph TPE Class 397 underway in Spain
Refurbished TPE Class 185 enters traffic
TransPennine Express is addressing the problem of crowded services throughout the North by introducing new bi-mode vehicles and electric multiple units.
Hitachi Rail Europe targets local engineers to maintain trains
First image of first completed boyshell of new Mk 5A locomotive hauled stock released by TransPennine Express
Testing of the TransPennine Express Mk 5a coaches begins this autumn at the Velim test track in the Czech Republic.
Trains running at full potential via infrastructure upgrades and full devolution by the end of the recently-awarded franchises are the aims of Rail North.
Profit margins on FirstGroup’s rail operations increased in 2015-16 to 5.6%, but revenues fell significantly with the loss of two franchises.
£230 million deal includes 13 Class 68-hauled CAF trains and 12 five-car CAF electric units