Continued support for light rail in Scotland welcomed by UKTram
Continued funding to support Edinburgh Trams and Glasgow Subway has been welcomed by UKTram, which has pressed for support for the light rail sector throughout the coronavirus pandemic.
Light rail news roundup
In your round up of Light Rail News this week – it’s Customer Service Week in Edinburgh, the end of Sheffield track works, Luas publishes a ‘Modern Day Guide to Tram Etiquette’, and it’s free admission to Crich Tramway Village for local residents.
National Occupational Standards for tram drivers published
Working in partnership with employers across the light rail sector, UKTram has developed a new set of National Occupational Standards (NOS) for drivers.
WMM launches new Covid-19 cleaning process
West Midlands Metro has invested in new tram cleansing technology in a bid to further increase its response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Light rail project costs put under the spotlight
The complexities of calculating the likely costs of new light rail systems has been put in the spotlight by Matthew Taylor of the UKTram Centre of Excellence in the latest edition of a leading sector publication.