Month: January 2018

Outsourcing – is this the beginning of the end?

With the recent catastrophic demise of Carillion, I wonder, is the outsourcing market out of control and in need of a major reset? The UK’s construction industry has never seen a company of this size collapse in such a short space of time –  from a profits warning in July 2017, closely followed by the …

SPT appoints CPC Systems

CPC Systems has been appointed by Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT), the largest regional transport partnership in Scotland, to provide technical and specialist consultancy services, as part of their Design, Technical and Professional Services Framework. Over the next three years, CPC Systems, will have the opportunity to tender for signalling control systems, rail engineering and …

YRP Award nominations open

The Young Rail Professionals (YRP) have opened nominations for three key awards which will be presented at their Annual Dinner in Derby on 13 April 2018. The Professional of the Year, Apprentice of the Year and Mentor of the Year categories will recognize the outstanding contribution, commitment and inspiration of rail professionals across all disciplines …