Entries by jamesfernandes

Rail Industry Ambassadors set to help shape the future of rail

Young Rail Professionals have announced in support of their mission to promote the rail industry as a great place to work, they’re recruiting Rail Industry Ambassadors to visit schools, colleges and universities and career fairs. In hope of raising awareness of the fantastic career opportunities available within rail. Attracting young people into the rail industry […]

Great Western Railway makes Jack’s railway dreams come true

Jack Thompson wished to be a ‘Station Master’ for the day and train operator Great Western Railway (GWR) made it a reality. GWR were approached by children’s charity Make-A-Wish UK, who told them about 12-year-old Jack who was born with a brain tumour and is registered blind, and his ambition to work on the railways. […]

T-Mobile US promises nationwide 5G before Christmas

T-Mobile US has made the very bold statement that it will switch on a nationwide 5G network on December 6. With the 5G race heating up, the industry should be prepared to tolerate some interesting statements and might well have to swallow some considerable exaggerations. This certainly has the potential to be an example. “We’re […]

Cycling towards a cleaner city: Balfour Beatty Living Places pedestrianisation scheme

The project, delivered by the Highways Service Partnership (HSP), a close collaborative relationship between Balfour Beatty Living Places and Southampton City Council, aims to allow better pedestrian access through the City. Brian discusses how the Highways Service Partnership designed and developed a hierarchy of bicycle infrastructure to meet Southampton’s growing population demands in a more […]

Network Rail apprenticeship scheme open

Network Rail is looking for its next generation of rail leaders with a Level 3 Engineering apprenticeship scheme. The three-year course is taking applications from now and will remain open until all places have been filled ready for March 2020 when the scheme starts. Anyone ages 18 or over, on or by March 29 2020 […]

Solent 250 Listing – Carrington West

We are proud to announce that Carrington West have once again been featured in the latest Solent 250 Listing!   Simon Gardiner, Director said, “we are delighted to once again be included in the Solent 250, It gives us an opportunity to continue to learn and develop by rubbing shoulders with some of the largest […]

Vivo introduces FTTH franchising model in Brazil

Telefonica’s Brazilian brands Vivo and Terra have launched a franchise model for its fibre rollout plans seemingly to ease the financial demands of the digital economy. Working with local partners, the initiative will focus on cities with populations between 20,000 and 50,000. The aim will be to add an additional 1 million households to the […]