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Christmas Opening Times

Opening times for Christmas and New Year!   Friday 23rd December – 08:00 to 17:00 Monday 26th December – Closed Tuesday 27th December – Closed Wednesday 28th December – Closed Thursday 29th December – Closed Friday 30th December – Closed Monday 2nd January – Closed Tuesday 3rd January – 08:00 to 17:00   Thank you for all the […]

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Near miss with advanced lookout near Surbiton

Overview A three man track patrolling team consisting of a Network Rail COSS/patroller and contract site and advanced lookouts were conducting a track patrol. The COSS proceeded to inspect the Up Fast line and observe the Up Slow, accompanied by the site lookout. As the COSS and site lookout continued the patrol the advanced lookout […]

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Installation of Tensorex tensioning devices

Overview Tensorex and Tensorex C+ tensioning devices are used to maintain mechanical tension in the overhead line conductors. There have been three separate incidents relating to working practices with these Tensorex tensioning devices. During endurance testing of a Tensorex C+ there was a catastrophic failure of one of the terminal forks. During the setup of […]

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Update on MC/CC Competencies.

Who does this affect? All machine controllers, crane controllers for on track plant and ontrack machine Sponsors of currently competent machine controllers, cranecontrollers for on track plant and on trackmachine Planners , administrators, and coordinators, planning training events and administrating the training assessment notification process for both on track plant and on track machine on […]

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Machine Controller – Material Handler and Competence Changes

Rail Plant: Machine Controller – Material Handler and Competence Changes Post implementation briefing for training and assessment providers Change to Capability or Competence Arrangements | Training Solutions | Industry – October 2014 Who does this affect? All industry providers with trainers and assessors currently approved to deliver and/or assess current on track plant (OTP) training […]

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Track Induction – Grandfather Rights

Track Induction Grandfather rights to be withdrawn Change to Capability or Competence Arrangements | Training Solutions | Industry / PD&T – October 2014 Who does this affect? All track side staff who are part of: Track maintenance Track renewal Track inspection What is changing? Grandfather rights for Track Induction are being withdrawn. You have up […]

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Duncan Mckenna – New starter

Amtrain would like to give a warm welcome to our newest starter Duncan. If you would like to book any courses or have any general enquiries then please call Duncan or email duncan@amtrain.co.uk Duncan has recently completed National Citizen Service whereby he renovated a children’s play area that had been recently vandalised. Duncan was part […]

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Marathon Sponsorship

Amtrain midlands ltd are very proud to sponsor Nick Greatbatch for the London marathon this weekend. He is raising money for children with cancer. This will be his third go at the London marathon and he is hoping for a personal best this year of sub 3hours 30 mins. He has been training extremely hard, […]

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