News 2017

The Olympic Park now has autonomous shuttles

Autonomous shuttle at Olympic Park

Visitors to the Olympic Park can now ride London’s first autonomous hop-on passenger shuttle that is being billed as “the future of public transport”. The free electric shuttle will run for 19 days this month and comes equipped with safety…

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NET celebrates second anniversary of expansion

Nottingham tram network

Nottingham’s tram network has celebrated the second anniversary of the opening of new lines to Clifton and Toton. Friday 25 August marked two years since the network was expanded to stretch 32km across Nottingham, providing 28 additional stops and linking…

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Investing in people is the key to passenger satisfaction

Passenger satisfaction in Nottingham

Staff development trumps technology for passenger satisfaction Alistair Gordon, chief executive of Keolis UK – operator of Nottingham Express Transit (NET), the Docklands Light Railway and Manchester’s Metrolink – argues that while technology is a valuable enabler of passenger satisfaction,…

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New operator just the ticket for Metrolink

Metrolink tram

Greater Manchester’s Metrolink tram system – the largest of its kind in the UK – has welcomed a new operator on-board to run the iconic network. KeolisAmey Metrolink (KAM), a joint venture partnership of leading global public transport operator, Keolis,…

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