Event Reviews

RFG AGM and webinar on HS2 materials by rail programme : Event review

RFG AGM and webinar on HS2 materials by rail programme : Event review

The RFG Annual General Meeting 2020 was held online on 11 November. It was followed by a webinar examining the role of rail freight in helping to construct HS2. Please click here to view the recording of the event.  Passcode: @^t6+gb5 The development of the Materials By Rail (MBR) programme for the construction of HS2 has […]

Decarbonising rail freight traction – research results and next steps – Recording

Decarbonising rail freight traction – research results and next steps – Recording RFG was delighted to join Andrew Kluth and Paul Smart for an RFG members-only webinar, which examined the results of the RSSB’s T1160 project (Decarbonisation and air quality improvement of the freight rail industry). T1160’s overarching objective is to support the UK Rail […]

Rail freight’s role in greening the country

The Rail Freight Group (RFG) was delighted to join its member Addleshaw Goddard in jointly hosting a two-part webinar covering the key issues of rail freight’s role in the future of a green economy and sustainability.   In the first session, Maggie Simpson, Director-General, RFG, and Paul Hirst from Addleshaw Goddard, were joined by Henri Murison, Director, Northern […]

AGM and Autumn Group 2019 Meeting Review

AGM and Autumn Group 2019 Meeting Review

This year’s RFG AGM and Autumn Meeting, held in Middlesbrough on 6 November, included a wide range of topics with local north-east issues covered in the first session and a wider view of data gathering and processing discussed in the second session. Geoff Lippitt, Group Business Development Director, PD Ports gave an overview of the […]