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Balfour Beatty appoints UK Health, Safety and Environment Director

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, today announces the appointment of Lee Hewitt as UK Health, Safety and Environment Director. Lee will take up his...

XEIAD is delighted to achieve the ‘We invest in people’ award!

Last month, XEIAD successfully renewed their Investors In People accreditation. The ‘We invest in people’ award evaluates how well they support their people at...

Ramboll appoints Johnny Ojeil as Head of Transport Planning

Global engineering and consultancy company Ramboll has today announced the appointment of Johnny Ojeil to lead and enhance further its transport planning offer. Johnny is...

Changing the face of construction: EDI report shows HS2 continues to lead by example

HS2 has published its annual Equality, Diversity and Inclusion report. The report shows how the company delivering Britain’s new railway is continuing to challenge...

FirstClass Team continues to Expand with two new members

UK based Rail Depot Safety specialist, FirstClass Safety & Control, has added two new members to their team as project orders continue to come...

GHD strengthens UK transport offering with two new senior appointments

GHD, one of the world’s leading professional services companies, has made two new appointments to further strengthen its market-leading UK transport solutions offering and grow...

Keltbray Rail welcomes Dave Speakman as Engineering Director

Keltbray Rail is pleased to announce the appointment of Dave Speakman as Engineering Director with Managing Director responsibilities for the Wentworth House Rail Systems...

The Rail Safety Summit Returns – September 2022

The Rail Safety Summit, returns on 13 September 2022 at Holywell Park Conference Centre, Loughborough University. The conference has brought rail safety professionals together...

LNER Appoints First Female Engineering Director

London North Eastern Railway (LNER) is pleased to announce that Dr Linda Wain has been appointed to the role of Engineering Director. Dr Wain, who...

SLC appoints new non-executive director

SLC Rail has announced the appointment of Neil Micklethwaite as its new non-executive director. Neil, who is chief operating officer for CMAC Group, will join...

RIA North announces new vice chair and additions to Leadership Group

The Railway Industry Association (RIA) North, which represents over 150 rail businesses based across the North of England, has announced David Maddison as its...

Lee Paxton joins GCRE as director of rail operations

The Global Centre of Rail Excellence (GCRE) has announced the appointment of Lee Paxton as director of rail operations. Lee began his career with Network...

Women in Rail: working for all

Women in Rail trustee Mohanad Ismail spoke to RailStaff about the importance of ethnic representation within leadership, how ethnicity and nationality can impact career...

Expert commentary – Paul McGunnigle-White, treasury manager and EDI member at Trenitalia c2c

Paul McGunnigle-White is an experienced finance manager and team builder, with a passion for diversity and inclusion. He is a driving member of the...

CML: an equal opportunity employer

Founded in 1986, CML is a principal contractor to Network Rail, operating throughout England and Wales. The firm delivers multidisciplinary building and civils projects,...

Shedding the stereotypes and taking centre stage

Lisa Hogben has over 15 years of experience in rail and is a board director with the NAWIC Australia. The fight for equality in...

RAIB annual report highlights recurrent themes

RAIB released its annual report in may, the first under its new chief inspector, Andrew Hall. Following its investigations, 31 recommendations were made to...

Big fines and permanent injuries – where are organisations going wrong?

There have been a number of successful prosecutions recently, resulting in big fines and legal costs far exceeding the expense which would have been...