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Network Rail 313121 Visits Brighton

313121 Visits Brighton Lovers Walk March 2020 A few photographs of Network Rail’s class 313 at Brighton this weekend, of Saturday 7th March 2020. Network Rail’s class 313 signalling train, is used for European Rail Traffic Management System (ERTMS) testing, mostly on the Hertford loop. The unit was working the 2057 Eastleigh Works GBRf to …

Network Rail NMT Out Of Service

Network Rail NMT Class 43 for overhaul until December 2019 Network Rail’s NMT train is now out of service until December 2019. The New Measurement Train will be having its on board computers overhauled and power car maintenance, including an extensive C4 exam at RVEL Derby. The test train workings run by the NMT test …

Guide to Network Rail Test Trains

Guide to Network Rail Test Trains Ever wondered how Network Rail manage and maintain the thousands of miles of railway line that make up the UK rail network? Thankfully, the majority of inspections of railway lines are carried out by specialist trains called test trains, reducing the need for walked inspections. Test trains are noticeable …