British Safety Council Award
Distinction in Manufacturing Safety

By Dave Tilmouth
02 May 2018 09:39:54



We are thrilled to have been awarded a distinction in the British Safety Council Awards on 27th April....

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Thumbs up, emissions down!
2017 Energy and Waste Figures are in!

By Dave Tilmouth
12 February 2018 09:50:19



Corporate responsibility is very important to us - and huge reductions in our energy usages over the last four years mean that we are lessening our impact on the environment. And we've also reported big reductions in waste generation....

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Unipart Rail sites achieve Swords of Honour
British Safety Council recognises our achievements

By Dave Tilmouth
19 October 2017 07:46:32



We are thrilled that our sites in Doncaster, Southport and Crewe have achieved the British Safety Council's prestigious Sword of Honour award....

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Highest safety award for Unipart Rail!
Outstanding achievement for the team

By Dave Tilmouth
16 June 2017 11:47:45



At the British Safety Council Awards on 5th May, Unipart Rail was awarded a Distinction for our focused and structured approach to ensuring safety in our operations....

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Crewe Teams Raise Cash for CRY
Colleague events raise £628.22

By Dave Tilmouth
08 May 2017 11:50:19



On 5th May, we were very pleased to hand Dave Hughes a cheque for £628.22 - fund raised by colleagues at the Unipart Rail Crewe site for the CRY charity....

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Waste not.....
Reduced Waste and Energy Uses

By Dave Tilmouth
10 March 2017 09:59:51



It's an economic benefit to reduce energy usage, but it's also environmentally sound. We've been working hard to reduce our energy usage and now the results are in we're delighted to announce that 2016 was one of our best years for improvements!...

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Materials Reclamation
De-mobilising Warehousing and Stores

By Dave Tilmouth
21 February 2017 13:42:36



When Alstom were planning to de-mobilise their Peterborough stores, they turned to Unipart Rail to manage the process....

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The Doncaster Cream Tea!
Another successful charity event from the Traction & Rolling Stock charity team

By Dave Tilmouth
29 September 2016 15:17:49



The Traction and Rolling Stock Charity Team at Unipart Rail held its first Cream Tea event in Doncaster this month....

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'Bangers for BEN' shows off car at Crewe
Crewe staff sign car

By Dave Tilmouth
22 August 2016 12:19:28



Deep in the heart of Cheshire, the sun shone brightly as our Crewe site was visited by Unipart’s own entry for the ‘Bangers for BEN’ charity event...

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Unipart Rail supports Porterbrook charity cycle ride
Rail workers ride to raise £2k for children’s charity

By Dave Tilmouth
09 June 2016 13:02:20



Unipart Rail was proud to support Porterbrook in their recent cycle ride from Derby to London. A team of hardy employees from Derby cycled 136 miles to London as preparation for an even more gruelling endurance race later this summer....

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Logistics partner Bibby wins award
Bibby has been awarded the Motor Transport 'Low Carbon' Award 2016

By Dave Tilmouth
31 May 2016 08:48:03



The award, which covers their full fleet, is a recognition of the many initiatives that will lead to a reduction of 4282 tonnes of CO2 over the next five years....

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We've just launched our new Corporate Responsibility brochure
Read about what we've done

By Dave Tilmouth
27 April 2016 12:27:00



Corporate Responsibility (CR) is more important now than it ever has been - and we're working hard to make sure we're amongst the best in the business....

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Britain's Bravest Manufacturing Company Launches
We're thrilled to be involved

By Dave Tilmouth
22 April 2016 12:28:39



Hannah Papadopolous represents Unipart Rail at the House of Lords event...

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Triple deck trailers reduce road miles
Saving fuel, reducing road miles, reduced environmental impact

By Dave Tilmouth
22 March 2016 09:56:30



To decrease the number of trips the Unipart Rail fleet undertakes, Bibby Distribution has added seven 13.6m triple-deck trailers, which are used for the distribution of specialised train components. ...

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DiesoLiFT proven to reduce NOx and particulate emissions
Recent studies have shown NOx reductions of 8% and a decrease in smoke and particulate emissions of 24% to 45%.

By Dave Tilmouth
21 March 2016 09:41:20



Unipart Rail has conducted a number of field trial in the road and rail sectors that have proved that DiesoLiFT, as part of the Fuel Efficiency Management (FEM) solution....

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5 star result from RISQS Audit!
Crewe site achieves top ranking

By Dave Tilmouth
03 March 2016 11:39:25



Zero non-conformities leads to 5 star award...

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Indoor Triathlon raises over £1600 for the British Red Cross
14 staff from Unipart Rail’s specialist consultancy team involved

By Dave Tilmouth
26 January 2016 10:44:12



Unipart Rail’s specialist consultancy team organised for their 14 staff to participate in an Indoor Triathlon to raise over £1600 for South Yorkshire Red Cross on Friday 22nd of January. The event took place in Unipart Rail’s offices In Doncaster and was supported by Nuffield Health who supplied the...

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Having a (Railway) Ball
Helping raise funds for the Railway Children

By Dave Tilmouth
08 December 2015 16:16:52



Unipart Rail supports the work of The Railway Children charity at the Railway Ball...

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Unipart Gets Top Marks in Responsible Business Index
99% score achieved

By Dave Tilmouth
20 April 2015 11:25:31



Unipart Group, one of Europe’s leading private manufacturing, logistics and consultancy companies, is one of only a handful of companies to receive a five star rating in the Business in the Community 2015 Corporate Responsibility Index - the UK’s leading benchmark of responsible business.

Today’s an...

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Unipart Rail supports new international procurement initiative
Railsponsible is focused on sustainable procurement

By Dave Tilmouth
12 March 2015 08:34:00



Unipart Rail, as the leading Traction Rolling Stock supply chain management business in the UK was one of a select few invited to the launch of Railsponsible in Utrecht on the 4th March. The event, hosted by the Dutch train operator, NS, included other major European operators such as Deutsche Bahn ...

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