Universities and rail industry consortium secures £92m to fund research opportunities

Research into new rail technologies
A partnership between the rail supply industry and a consortium of eight universities has secured £92m to fund research aimed at establishing the UK as a centre of global railway excellence. The partnership – part of the newly-created UK Railway Research and Innovation Network (UKRRIN) - has won £28.1m funding from the UK Research Partnership Investment Fund (UKRPIF) managed by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE). It follows a bid successfully led by the University of Birmingham. The funding will be b... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...