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National Refill Day: Station water fountains have saved equivalent of 150,000 plastic bottles from landfill, announces Network Rail: Euston station water fountain

National Refill Day: Station water fountains have saved equivalent of 150,000 plastic bottles from landfill, announces Network Rail

Thursday 27 Sep 2018
  • Passengers have saved equivalent of 150,000 plastic water bottles from landfill since introduction of free drinking water at stations
  • Drinking water facilities are currently located in nine Network Rail stations, with plans to roll-out the initiative to a further 11 stations by the end of the year
  • Announcement coincides with National Refill Day on 27 September, an initiative by City to Sea which seeks to reduce plastic pollution by encouraging people to refill their bottles
Industry first for Network Rail IP signalling team: Touch Pad

Industry first for Network Rail IP signalling team

Wednesday 26 Sep 2018

Network Rail’s Infrastructure Projects (IP) Signalling team has achieved an industry first, recording the highest ever score in an internationally recognised project management assessment.