All articles by Peter Nilson

Peter Nilson is the editor of Future Rail, Airport Industry Review, and Ship Technology Global. He was previously the editor of the Just Food and Just Drinks digital magazines. He enjoys long walks on the beach and talking about the weather.

Peter Nilson


Is Qatar ready for kick-off? Future Rail 99 out now!

In this issue: How Qatar has prepared its rail network for the Fifa World Cup, the viability of Crossrail 2, and more.

RIA North classifies line electrification priority

RIA North has categorised lines in North England into 3 tiers of priority for electrification

Call for a UK domestic flight ban – but that’s unlikely

Banning UK short-haul domestic flights may be good for the environment, but such a move lacks government support

Southeastern’s high-speed Javelin trains set for £27m upgrades

Southeastern’s high-speed Javelin trains are set for a £27m upgrade programme

City Valley Link: proposal to use ELR heritage line

A new proposal for a rail link using the existing East Lancashire Railway has been submitted to the DfT, and the heritage railway isn’t thrilled.

Avanti West Coast placed on short-term contract

The DfT is giving Avanti 6 months to show it can improve service

ABB receives $170m in orders from Stadler

Swiss-Swedish multinational to power more than 300 new trains.

Tended’s geofencing wearable gets product acceptance

Tended’s geofencing solution helps improve the safety of trackside workers

Bond Street Elizabeth Line station date confirmed

The Bond Street Elizabeth Line station will provide a new link to one of the busiest shopping districts in the UK