All press releases are listed in chronological order and can be downloaded as PDF files.
09 May 2013
RAILTEX VISITOR NUMBERS RISE BY 19%
Significant increase in visitor numbers at the biggest Railtex since 2007. A total of 8,202 rail industry professionals visited Railtex 2013 – an increase of 19% on the figure for 2011. Of these, around 63% were directors, senior managers and those with purchasing or decision-making responsibilities, highlighting the quality of attendees.
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21 March 2013
RAILTEX TRACK SPONSOR TATA STEEL TO SHOWCASE PREMIUM PRODUCTS
Playing a key supporting role as Official Track Sponsor at Railtex 2013 will be leading track products manufacturer Tata Steel. The company is providing and installing sections of track in the exhibition hall to form the basis of the popular feature known as The
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07 January 2013
TRANSPORT MINISTER SIMON BURNS TO OPEN RAILTEX 2013
The Rt Hon Simon Burns MP, Minister of State for Transport, is to open Railtex 2013 at Earls Court in London on 30 April. On the same day the minister will also deliver a
keynote speech at the show.
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28 November 2012
CROSSRAIL CEO TO DELIVER KEYNOTE SPEECH AT RAILTEX 2013
Crossrail Chief Executive Andrew Wolstenholme OBE, will be the keynote speaker on the third day of Railtex 2013 at Earls Court in London. His presentation on 2 May will provide show visitors with valuable insights into the progress of this major rail project which will transform travel in the capital.
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12 November 2012
RAILTEX 2013 TO HOST CAREERS EVENT
In a development intended to introduce engineering students and graduates to opportunities in the rail industry, Railtex ‘13 in cooperation with leading organisations in the sector will host a dedicated careers event during next year’s exhibition.
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30 October 2012
NETWORK RAIL CHAIRMAN TO SPEAK AT RAILTEX 2013
Network Rail Chairman Professor Richard Parry-Jones, CBE will be a keynote speaker during Railtex 2013 at Earls Court in London.
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11 September 2012
INVESTMENT PLANS BOOST DEMAND FOR SPACE AT RAILTEX 2013
The upbeat mood of the railway supply industry in response to recent investment announcements is reflected in strong demand for stand space at next year’s Railtex exhibition in London.
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19 July 2012
DISPLAY AREA FOR LARGE PLANT ADDED TO RAILTEX 2013
Following its highly successful introduction at this year’s Infrarail exhibition at the NEC in Birmingham, The Yard – a dedicated display area for large plant and machinery used for railway construction and maintenance – will also now be a feature of Railtex 2013.
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04 April 2012
DATES CONFIRMED FOR RAILTEX 2013
Railtex 2013 will take place from 30 April to 2 May next year at the Earls Court exhibition venue, in the heart of London. This will be the 11th in a highly successful series of trade shows covering railway equipment, systems and services which have firmly established Railtex as the UK’s leading rail industry event.
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20 June 2011
RAILTEX DELIVERS ANOTHER SUCCESS
With some 65% of registered visitors listed as having purchasing authority, Railtex 2011 succeeded in delivering a high quality audience to the 424 exhibitors taking part on the event. Held at Earls Court, London, from 14 to 16 June, this was the tenth in a successful series of Railtex railway technology trade shows organised by Mack Brooks Exhibitions. The decision-making status of rail industry professionals visiting the exhibition was matched by a stimulating range of free drop-in seminars that included presentations by policy-makers shaping the future of Britain’s rail network.
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