Events

RFG Webinar, 8.30am, Wed 27 July Update on the RSSB T1256 and T1264 research projects on the introduction of Digital Auto Couplers (DAC) and redefining coupler strength Following the recent completion of these project, Ralph Goldney, Railfreight Consulting, will cover: • Update on the European project to require the introduction of DAC across the entire […]

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30th Annual Rail Freight Group Conference

We are excited to announce that the annual Rail Freight Group Conference returns on 5 October for its 30th year. This essential conference will explore how to maximise the growth opportunities for the industry, exploring key areas including growth through construction and the development of strategic rail freight interchanges. Join senior thought leaders to discuss […]

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RSSB Freight Research – help decide priority projects

10am – 12 noon | 3 March 2022 RSSB is running a webinar in association with RFG to update members on its strong programme of Freight Research. We will have a brief summary of the four projects in delivery, two more out to tender and a further five in preparation, but the focus will be […]

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Mental Health in the Rail Freight Industry

RSSB’s recent cross-industry mental health survey revealed some hard hitting statistics, with anxiety amongst railway industry employees 1.5 times the national rate, and over twice the rate of PTSD. Almost 40% of all respondents for the freight sector reported a mental health issue which they felt was a direct result of work, yet the majority […]

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Measuring air quality at rail freight depots

Webinar  11am-12 noon, Thursday 3 Feb Find out how to measure and manage air quality at your depot The Rail Standards and Safety Board (RSSB) has carried out a cross-industry study to understand the emissions of air pollutants at rail depots and their impact on the local air quality, and to develop best practice for […]

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Rail Freight in Wales webinar

12:00 (noon) Businesses are looking again at new opportunities and the potential of the rail freight sector in Wales. Join Simon Jones, CEO, Global Centre of Rail Excellence; Simon Brown, Port Manager, ABP Wales and Jess Lippitt, Network Rail, Senior Route Freight Manager for an in-depth discussion on the challenges and opportunities for growing the […]

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