A leading promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom Transport develops and markets the most complete range of systems, equipment and services in the railway sector. Alstom Transport solutions include rolling stock, signalling, services and infrastructure which can be offered separately, bundled or su
n 2008 the Department for Transport announced that Blackpool and Lancashire Councils had been granted multi-million pound funding to upgrade the tramway infrastructure to light rail standard with new wheelchair-accessible trams which entered service in 2012. A number of the heritage and vintage tram
Welcome to TheTrams.co.uk, devoted to trams and light rail in the UK. You will find information on all of the UK's tram and light rail systems, along with maps, fleet lists and thousands of photos
CASA TRAMWAY étoffe son offre tarifaire et propose un nouveau titre de transport, la carte rechargeable prépayée. Plus ECONOMIQUE, elle permet de disposer d’un titre de transport avec une grande capacité de rechargement, évitant aux utilisateurs de supporter le coût du ticket rechargeable. Plus RAPI
Centre for Cities
Making the most of UK cities The first port of call for independent research and policy analysis on UK city economies.
Centre for Cities An independent research institute focussing on urban regeneration
Centro Midland Metro
Metro Forward is a £130 million package of improvements for passengers on the Midland Metro.
It's a partnership between Centro and Metro operator National Express.
The agreement sees the two organisations working closely together to drive forward a series of improvements for the syst
Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport (CILT)
The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport
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Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation
The Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation, originally founded as the Institute of Highways Engineers, has a long and distinguished history since its formation in 1930 under the leadership of Captain Frobisher.
We work to protect the environment through advocacy, litigation and science. We base our strategic decisions on the best research and policy analysis. We act on legal opportunities – whether influencing decision-makers or in court. We use law as a tool to mend the relationship between human societie
Edinburgh Tram Inquiry
Welcome to the website for the Edinburgh Tram Inquiry into the Edinburgh Trams project. This inquiry aims to establish why the Edinburgh Trams project incurred delays, cost more than originally budgeted and through reductions in scope delivered significantly less than projected.
The website provide
Scotland's first new generation tramway
Edinburgh Trams Ltd is the designated operator of the tramway in Edinburgh.
Our vision is to deliver the best possible transport experience for our customers.
We’re a publicly owned, arms-length company, and we work in partnership with Lothian Buses, as
Keolis is one of Europe's leading public transport operators, established in 15 countries on four continents.
The group offers a full range of transport solutions to meet the needs of local authorities and passengers and constantly strives to offer its clients mobility choices in tune with the p
Lightweight Community Transport
Bringing rail to communities that need it shouldn't be rocket science. What if a company existed that could provide route planning, lightweight rolling stock, repurposed branch lines and customer service as either an operator or as a simple package for a community operator - and did so not for profi
LRTA - Light Rail Transit Association
The LRTA is a not–for–profit UK based organisation and has members throughout the world. Free of any trade or political affiliation; it is the world’s leading organisation concerned with the achievement of better public transport through light rail, tramway and metro systems in towns and cities worl
A major national survey of tram passengers has recorded high satisfaction levels amongst users of the Midland Metro.
The first ever Tram Passenger Survey by influential transport watchdog Passenger Focus saw 92 per cent of people using the line between Birmingham Snow Hill and Wolverhampton give th
North American Rail Transit News
Our goal is to provide news links for all rail transit operations in on the West Coast and the Mountain States and provencies of North America.
We are the first tramway in the country to be fully accessible, meeting the Disability Discrimination Act guidelines.
At NET we believe everyone should be able to travel around Nottingham so we will continue to work hard to make the system accessible for as many individuals as we can.
About the Railway Gazette Group
The Railway Gazette group is the leading provider of business management and technical information for the world's railway industry, offering an extensive range of print, digital and online news and data resources. These are read and respected by railway operators and
Scottish Association For Public Transport
* An efficient world-class transport system for Scotland.
* Sustainable public transport for rural and urban communities
* City streets free from road traffic pollution and congestion
* Co-ordinated train, bus and ferry services
* High Speed Rail for Scottish InterCity and Angl
Over the last three decades, Sheffield has seen a major change in its economic base from heavy steel to service and light manufacturing industries. However this transition has been slow and there are still a number of sites in some areas which require re-development. This is often assisted by the
Siemens - Light Rail & Trams
Trams and Light Rail
Cities around the world are facing new challenges: parking space, traffic gridlock and stricter emission guidelines. Urban planners and transport companies are once again turning to light rail as a powerful, environmentally friendly and also highly economical means of transport.
Smart Cities UK
A smart city is a place where the traditional networks and services are made more efficient with the use of digital and telecommunication technologies, for the benefit of its inhabitants and businesses. With this vision in mind, the European Union is investing in ICT research and innovation and deve
Smart Growth - UK
The radical planning philosophy that blends old ways with new
Smart Growth is a sustainable approach to planning that emphasises compact and accessible urban communities and which opposes urban sprawl and car dependency.
It seeks traditional ways of planning towns based around local services, ease
Smart Rail world
To remain competitive, a railway or metro must satisfy its customers. With technology evolving and these passenger demands growing, railways and metros operators must seek more innovative ways to integrate systems and improve efficiency, commercial and operational performance.
TIG/M - Low cost Tramways
TIG/m is a turn-key design/builder of street-running passenger rail systems commonly known as "streetcars", "trams", or "trolleys" depending on what part of the world you reside in. What sets our product apart from all the rest is that each of our streetcars is self-powered. This means that there is
UK Tram - A Single Voice for the Industry
UK Tram is the voice of the Tram industry in the UK and represents operators, promoters, manufacturers, contractors and consultants covering not just tramways but also Ultra Light Rail and Personal Rapid Transit modes
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The European Light Rail Congress brings together leading opinion-formers and decision-makers from across Europe for two days of debate around the role of technology in the development of sustainable urban travel.