Work will soon begin to lay foundations for overhead powerlines along the East Kilbride-Glasgow Central railway as part of a multi-million-pound investment in the route.
Published 22 February 2021
Network Rail has appointed Mott MacDonald as the design contractor for the Edinburgh Waverley Masterplan.
Published 19 February 2021
Scottish Borders Council's planning committee has approved proposals which will see a station open in the Borders village of Reston for the first time in more than half a century.
Published 8 February 2021
Network Rail is to begin work shortly on a 10-month programme to deliver a £3 million investment to refurbish the non-glazed roofs of the grade A listed station in Stirling.
Published 1 February 2021
Network Rail workers rescued a dog from the tracks on sent him on board an engineering train to be reunited with his owners.
Published 22 January 2021
Scientists are using cutting-edge technology along Britain’s 20,000-mile rail network, as part of Network Rail’s new action plan for sustainable vegetation management.
Published 21 January 2021
The rail line between Montrose and Stonehaven will be closed for at least a week after a bridge wall collapsed near the scene of last year's fatal train crash.
Published 18 January 2021
Engineers worked around-the-clock over Christmas and New Year at dozens of locations to carry out £16 million of enhancements on key pieces of Scotland’s railway.
Published 8 January 2021
Network Rail will soon begin work on a £1.35 million project to repair and re-paint the railway bridge on Gorgie Road in Edinburgh.
Published 24 December 2020
Network Rail has submitted planning applications for new railway stations in East Linton and Reston.
Published 18 December 2020
Revised plans a double platform railway station at Inverness Airport have been submitted to the Highland Council.
Published 11 December 2020
Network Rail has completed platform extension work at Milngavie station in a £5 million investment that will help improve the reliability of services for passengers.
Published 11 December 2020
Passengers, and freight customers, will benefit from more than £16m of investment in Scotland’s railway over this Christmas and New Year.
Published 1 December 2020
Scotland’s Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service has prosecuted Network Rail for allowing trains to travel at more than 100mph over a badly storm-damaged viaduct in South Lanarkshire following an investigation by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR).
Published 24 November 2020
Network Rail and RIBA Competitions have revealed the names of the five design practices selected to compete in the next phase of their competition to shape the future of Britain’s railway stations.
Published 23 November 2020