Goodyear Drive-Over-Reader Wins Third Innovation Award in One Year

Goodyear Drive-Over-Reader Wins Third Innovation Award in One Year

The Goodyear Drive-Over-Reader is being recognised by independent experts as a leading innovation in the market and has received multiple awards in 2019. The innovative solution is an integral part of the Goodyear Total Mobility end-to-end value proposition for fleets to facilitate tyre monitoring and management. Checking the condition of the tyres can be quite […]

UK’s First Hydrogen Train Set for Railway Testing

UK's First Hydrogen Train Set for Railway Testing

Following a successful proof-of-concept, HydroFLEX, the UK’s first hydrogen train, will be tested on the mainline railway, hoping to carry passengers in the next two or three years. The HydroFLEX pilot involves the fitment of a hydrogen powerpack to an existing Class 319 train, which would eventually allow it to run on conventional electrified routes […]

Babcock Deliver Solution for First LPG Project

Babcock’s LGE business, the global leader in liquid gas solutions, has secured a contract for the LPG cargo handling and Fuel Gas Supply System (FGSS) for the world’s first newbuilding vessel to use LPG as a primary fuel source. The 86,000cbm carrier, ordered by a leading Asian shipowner, is being built in China and will […]

Why the Logistics Sector Needs to Innovate to Accommodate

As the ever-changing logistics industry continues to transform through the introduction of advanced smart technology, such as artificial intelligence and the use of drones, many businesses are left wondering how they need to adapt to accommodate and prepare for these transformations within their own companies. Tony Hughes, CEO of leading global sales, negotiation and communication […]

Technology to Improve Rail Accessibility

A report that looks into using digital technology to improve the accessibility of the UK rail network by allowing disabled passengers to share their journey requirements with train operators, while protecting their privacy, has been published by the TOC Ability consortium. The consortium consists of Atkins, Arriva, Enable iD, Goss Consultancy, Loughborough University, Transport for […]

Retailers to Embrace Technology

Retailers to Embrace Technology

Embracing technology is a prerequisite for success in the modern retail environment. There are many ways in which retailers can deliver a new in-store experience – and while some retailers will undoubtedly look to emulate the human touch free Amazon Go model, for many others, human interaction is the primary and fundamental component of a […]

Maritime 2050 Welcomed by Maritime Innovation UK

Department of Transport’s Maritime 2050 strategy has been welcomed by Maritime Research & Innovation UK (MarRI-UK). The Maritime sector is of fundamental importance to islands nations like the UK.  Our industry has scope to grow substantially in this global market, which the Government estimates will double to $3 trillion by 2030. Maritime 2050 marks a very […]

Innovative New Headquarters for DB Schenker

DB Schenker, the international logistics giant, has set benchmarks with its new headquarters in Essen. On 30,000 m2 of floor space, the new building offers not only ideal working conditions, but it also features an impressive holistic building, safety and security technology concept from Siemens. All disciplines – room automation, access control, fire and intrusion […]