RFG Spring Group Meeting and BBQ

RFG Spring Group Meeting and BBQ

24/05/2022 - 25/05/2022

Copthorne Hotel Manchester

Come and join us on the Quay in Manchester for an early summer BBQ followed by our Group Meeting the following day.

The event will take place at the Copthorne Hotel Manchester, Clippers Quay, Salford, M50 3SN. The BBQ will take place on Tuesday 24 May and the meeting 9am – 2pm the following day on Wednesday 25 May. The event will then be followed by lunch and an optional tour of Maritime Transport’s upgraded Trafford Park facility.]

Speakers will include John Reed, Project Director, and Neil Holm, Project Delivery Director, Transpennine Route Upgrade (TRU) who will give an update on Network Rail’s enhancement of the Transpennine rail infrastructure. A speaker from Great British Railways Transition Team (GBRTT) will discuss decarbonising rail freight terminals, a Department for Transport representative will give a presentation and Maritime Transport will outline the challenges and opportunities for developing Intermodal freight facilities in the area. We will also be welcoming speakers from Network Rail, Cemex and Resonate.

On the evening prior to the meeting we will be holding our popular annual BBQ please indicate when booking if you are attending the meeting and the BBQ.

If you plan to stay overnight on the 24th May rooms can be booked at £130 per night by calling 0161 8737321 and asking for Sara or email Sara.Habibo@millenniumhotels.co.uk Mention the Rail Freight Group when booking.

On the evening prior to the meeting we will be holding our popular annual BBQ please indicate when booking if you are attending the meeting and the BBQ.

If you plan to stay overnight on the 24th May rooms can be booked at £130 per night by calling 0161 8737321 and asking for Sara or email Sara.Habibo@millenniumhotels.co.uk Mention the Rail Freight Group when booking.

Book your place here.