Tag: railway

  • Rail network set to expand by 2019

    Overcrowding on trains is not exactly a new concept – our railway network has been split up into private companies all sharing rolling stock and track in some monolithic monstrosity of a national railway infrastructure. As a result of this break up of the railway infrastructure, corporations are more interested in keeping their costs down…

  • Copper Theifs in for Sticky surprise…

    BT’s network is a copper one for the most part although they are trialing upgraded areas with Fiber.  However the modern burglar has been watching the prices of metal apparently. According to British Transport Police, theft of cable has dramatically increased. The damage caused by thiefs going after raw copper cable is in the millions…