Transport

Restoration of historic locomotive is on the right lines thanks to new donation & top volunteer Sam

It’s full steam ahead for the restoration of a 100-year-old locomotive thanks to a donation from global real estate advisor, CBRE. Ropley-based Urie Locomotive Society... READ MORE »

BAR Technologies set to bring WindWings to China as CEO jets off for Shanghai signing ceremony

Wind propulsion pioneers BAR Technologies have agreed a partnership with CM Energy Tech (CMET), who will oversee production of their signature WindWings in China. As the... READ MORE »

Blue light tech supplier Opses looks to expand in Europe after landing big contracts in UK & Ireland

An Alresford-based technology specialist to the emergency services has its sights on European expansion off the back of major contracts in the UK and Ireland. Opses... READ MORE »

InstaVolt’s seventh anniversary caps off a year of major growth & new frontiers for the business

This year marks the seventh anniversary for EV charging network InstaVolt, and it’s been one of their busiest yet. The Basingstoke firm has taken the opportunity to... READ MORE »

Digital marketing, logistics, hospitality - all skills covered by Solent Partners’ new free bootcamps

Solent Partners are launching a series of skills bootcamps offering participants free and flexible training across a variety of industries to help develop their careers... READ MORE »

First Solent launch ‘Tap On Tap Off’ tech for contactless payments and personalised fares

First Solent have launched Tap On Tap Off (TOTO) technology on their buses, allowing passengers to pay with bank cards, smartphones and smartwatches. The new tech means... READ MORE »

‘Like an A-level, but in two weeks’ - Darren earns Transport Manager stripes with Meachers’ backing

Darren Vale has taken on an intensive two-week course to become a fully qualified Transport Manager with Meachers Global Logistics. The Southampton firm welcomed Darren... READ MORE »

InstaVolt opens first EV charging site in Lyndhurst

InstaVolt, the Electric vehicle (EV) charging network, has opened its first charging site in the Lyndhurst area of the New Forest. Two rapid charging stations are now... READ MORE »

Solent Partners & MTAG launch careers programme to help plug maritime and transport skills gap

A new careers programme has been launched to address the skills gap in the maritime and transport industries of the Central South. The Maritime Transport Careers... READ MORE »

‘This is just the start’ says First Bus South MD as Fareham depot gets ready for 62 electric buses

Work is underway to transform First Solent’s Hoeford depot in Fareham, ready to operate 62 brand-new electric single-deck buses from March 2024. The fleet will run... READ MORE »