RMT welcomes news of new Bombardier contracts
RAIL UNION RMT today welcomed news that Bombardier in Derby has secured two new major contracts as a “victory for the workforce who have fought and battled through years of uncertainty to secure a future for train building in Britain,...
Bombardier union RMT demands Government intervention
General Secretary Mick Cash said;
“With a desperate shortage of rail rolling stock in Britain it is criminal that jobs are being axed at the UK’s last train building workshop, Bombardier in Derby. There is plenty of work for this...
RMT blasts Northern Rail trains scandal
Unions have branded a decision to hand a £490 million train building contract to Spain a "kick in the teeth".
Bombardier's Derby operation was reportedly bidding for the deal to provide 281 vehicles to Arriva Rail North but has lost out...
RMT backs Derby Rally to Support UK Train Manufacturing
After a high-profile and sustained campaign, the Bombardier train manufacturing plant at Derby has been awarded the contract to build the new fleet for the Crossrail trans-London line. This was an important victory both in terms of securing work for...
Thameslink fleet shambles hits Northern electrification
Rail chiefs have confirmed today that passengers will have to wait until next year for the remaining 12 Class 319 electric train units from First Capital Connect’s Thameslink operation to be brought out onto Northern Rail services as a direct result of...
Region: North West
Bombardier London Underground
Our Ref: LUL/0001/B (LSV) 9th April 2014 TO ALL TRAIN SYSTEMS TECHNICIANS – BOMBARDIER (LUL SSR AND VLU PROJECTS) Dear Colleague, RATES OF PAY AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE 2013 – BOMBARDIER (LUL VLU & SSR CONTRACT) As recently advised, TST members voted...
Region: South East and Anglia