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Summit agenda published

Friday June 21, 2024

Sustainability, fatigue risk management, tackling anti-social behaviour, and anti-terrorism are set to be key topics of debate during this year’s Light Rail Summit in Birmingham, and a full agenda is now available to download here. In addition to hearing from key speakers, the event also offers delegates the opportunity for a day of top-level networking […]

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Software delivers boost for trackworker safety

Friday June 7, 2024

Virtual reality is set to deliver a major boost for light rail safety with the launch of a new training tool, for anyone working on or near tram tracks.

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Engineers meet online as best practice workshop postponed

Friday May 31, 2024

Recent rail strikes failed to prevent 35 light rail engineers and suppliers from getting together to discuss a range of topical issues.

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Tickets available online for Light Rail Summit

Friday May 24, 2024

Anyone planning to attend UKTram’s high-profile Light Rail Summit can now secure their place by booking online.

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Security in the spotlight at sector summit

Friday May 17, 2024

Safety and security on the UK’s light rail networks will be a key focus of a major sector event later this year.

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Clean Futures project praised following landmark event

Friday May 10, 2024

A pioneering initiative supporting small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the transport industry has been praised by UKTram as the project celebrates a successful first year.

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Owners and Authorities Group tours Nottingham depot

Friday May 3, 2024

Hosted by Nottingham City Council the UKTram Owners and Operators Group have been offered an in-depth insight into challenges faced by the city’s tramway, and the steps it’s taking to meet them.

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New lease of life for iconic Metro tram

Friday April 19, 2024

A former West Midlands Metro tram has been given a new lease of life after its donation to the Black Country Innovative Manufacturing Organisation (BCIMO) by UKTram.

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Operators explore ‘Just Culture’ best practice

Friday April 5, 2024

Identifying the tools light rail operators can use to further develop their ‘Just Culture’ proved the key focus of the latest UKTram Operations Group.

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