Hitachi unveils first UK built Intercity Express Train
Hitachi unveils first UK built Intercity Express Train

Hitachi Rail Europe (HRE), a global rail specialist with over 100 years of industry expertise, today celebrates the first Intercity Express (IEP) train to be built in the UK at its manufacturing facility in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham. Hitachi will be joined by the Secretary of State for Transport, Chris Grayling, Minister for Northern Powerhouse, […]

NEAA Celebrates its 200th Cluster Participant Highlighting the North East’s Growing Automotive Sector
NEAA Celebrates its 200th Cluster Participant Highlighting the North East’s Growing Automotive Sector

A little over one week since the North East automotive sector gained a significant boost following Nissan’s announcement that the new Qashqai and the new X-Trail SUV will be built at the Nissan Sunderland plant; and the sector hits the headlines again as the North East Automotive Alliance (NEAA) celebrates a major landmark by signing […]

Nissan Plant in Sunderland
Nissan to produce new Qashqai and next X-Trail at Sunderland
Nissan to produce new Qashqai and next X-Trail at Sunderland

Nissan has announced, that it will produce the next Qashqai and will add production of the next X-Trail model at its Sunderland Plant …