Transport and infrastructure - Archive

September 2018 articles

John Lewis boss Keith Williams is to lead the government's review into the rail industry next week as it battles criticism over [...]

15 September

The costs of acquiring land needed to build the £56bn HS2 high speed rail project tripled from just over £1bn to £3.3bn over [...]

14 September

Workers on South Western Railway (SWR) will strike tomorrow amid a dispute over the role of guards on trains. [...]

14 September

Budget airline Ryanair said it reached a agreement with three Italian cabin crew unions over pay and working conditions. [...]

14 September

Transport for London (TfL) has awarded six businesses more than £230,000 in funding to help them to reduce congestion in the [...]

14 September

General Motors (GM) is recalling more than a million pickup trucks and SUVs in the US over a fault to its power-assisted steering [...]

13 September

Eurostar staff and train managers at busy London station St Pancras will strike in September over over a dispute about working [...]

13 September

Belgium cabin crew members at Ryanair have vowed to create "travel chaos" when they strike later this month. [...]

13 September

Tyre maker Michelin has confirmed its guidance for the year and said strong growth in Europe and the Americas was offsetting [...]

13 September

British Airways (BA) has this morning struck a bumper deal to insure £4.4bn worth of pension liabilities in its Airways Pension [...]

13 September

HS2, the under-fire high speed rail line that will link London to the North, has said it will create 15,000 jobs by 2020 at [...]

13 September

Crossrail chairman Terry Morgan has said he will not step down in the wake of the nine-month delay to the Elizabeth Line. [...]

12 September

Ryanair's chief executive Michael O'Leary has ramped up his warnings of a no-deal Brexit, saying the UK had received "no assurances" [...]

12 September

Shares in Rolls-Royce dipped by more than four per cent this morning following an engine failure that forced a pilot to carry [...]

12 September

Galliford Try’s profits soared 145 per cent in the last 12 months, in a sign that the construction group is recovering from [...]

12 September