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Delivering the first major digital railway - Network Rail procurement launched to find train control partner for route digital transformation: Delivering the first digital railway

Delivering the first major digital railway - Network Rail procurement launched to find train control partner for route digital transformation

Tuesday 4 Sep 2018

Network Rail is seeking a partner to help deliver the first major inter-city digital railway on the East Coast Mainline (ECML). In an entirely new way of working, the organisation’s London North Eastern and East Midlands (LNE & EM) route is looking to team up early, and on a whole life basis, with a technology provider to work together on designs, plans, phasing, costs and realising benefits.

Transformation of Wherry lines continues with autumn works at Reedham junction: NYL New track panels ready for install

Transformation of Wherry lines continues with autumn works at Reedham junction

Tuesday 4 Sep 2018

Network Rail is preparing to deliver the next phase of works to upgrade the signaling systems and track as part of the £68m Norwich, Yarmouth, Lowestoft (NYL) re-signalling project. Engineers will continue to upgrade some of the oldest signals in the country, improving safety and journeys for passengers travelling on the Wherry lines.