THE NATIONAL RAIL AWARDS 2019 WINNERS

 

MAJOR PROJECT OF THE YEAR

Winner

  • Network Rail and Siemens Mobility - Oxford Corridor

Highly Commended

  • Network Rail - Transforming the Great Western Railway: Maidenhead to Bristol Parkway & Reading to Newbury Electrification

 

FREIGHT AND LOGISTICS ACHIEVEMENT OF THE YEAR

Winner

  • Railfreight Consulting, British Airways, BP, VTG, Network Rail and Freightliner - Jet Fuel to Heathrow

Highly Commended

  • Victa Railfreight - Improving rail freight competitiveness
  • GB Railfreight - Growth in Intermodal: Business Implementation team

 

CUSTOMER SERVICE EXCELLENCE

Winner

  • Network Rail and Govia Thameslink Railway - Brighton Main Line Improvement team

Highly Commended

  • Network Rail - Euston Mobility Assistance Team
  • TransPennine Express - TransPennine Express launches WhatsApp

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AWARD

Winner

  • Chiltern Railways - Taking environmental issues to a new level

Highly Commended

  • INFRA Skills - Building a Legacy for CP6

 

GREAT PLACE TO WORK

Winner

  • Merseyrail

Highly Commended

  • GB Railfreight
  • LNER’s Customer Contact Centre

 

INFRASTRUCTURE ACHIEVEMENT OF THE YEAR AWARD

Winner

  • Network Rail & IP Track Delivery - Polmadie and Rutherglen Improving Functionality

Highly Commended

  • Siemens Mobility & Network Rail - Weaver to Wavertree Resignalling
  • Network Rail - Brighton Main Line Improvement Project

 

TRAIN OF THE YEAR

Winner

  • ScotRail Alliance - Class 365 Introduction

Highly Commended

  • Bombardier and Arriva Rail London - Class 378 Electrostars on the Gospel Oak to Barking line
  • Siemens Mobility - New Bogie Service Centre in Lincoln

 

INNOVATION OF THE YEAR

Winner

  • LNER - Project Sensa

Highly Commended

  • Network Rail - Mobile Expandable Wellbeing Unit
  • Govia Thameslink Railway - The Billion Journey Project
  • Keltbray Group - Mobile elevated work platform
  • Loco2 - Innovating the rail booking market
  • Network Rail and JBA consulting - AssetCoast

 

SAFETY INITIATIVE OF THE YEAR

Winner

  • South Western Railway - Paramedics

Highly Commended

  • Network Rail Works Delivery Track Scotland - Eyes on Safety

 

OUTSTANDING TEAMWORK

Winner

  • Govia Thameslink Railway - Rail Enforcement Officers

Highly Commended

  • Network Rail - The Brighton Main Line Improvement Project communications campaign
  • Arriva Rail London - Revenue Protection Inspectors

 

STATION OF THE YEAR (SMALL)

Winner

  • South Western Railway - Templecombe

Highly Commended

  • Govia Thameslink Railway - Plumpton
  • MTR Crossrail - Chadwell Heath

 

STATION OF THE YEAR (MEDIUM)

Winner

  • ScotRail - Pitlochry

Highly Commended

  • Virgin Trains - Penrith
  • Greater Anglia - Audley End
  • ScotRail - Linlithgow

 

STATION OF THE YEAR (LARGE)

Winner

  • East Midlands Railway - Derby

Highly Commended

  • London Northwestern Railway - Northampton
  • LNER - Durham  

     

STATION OF THE YEAR (MAJOR)

Winner

  • Network Rail - Liverpool Lime Street

Highly Commended

  • Network Rail - Manchester Piccadilly
  • Network Rail - Glasgow Central

 

PASSENGER OPERATOR OF THE YEAR

Winner

  • East Midlands Trains

Highly Commended

  • Merseyrail    
  • Southeastern

 

OUTSTANDING PERSONAL CONTRIBUTION (SENIOR)

Winner

  • Network Rail - Sir Peter Hendy CBE

   

OUTSTANDING PERSONAL CONTRIBUTION (FRONTLINE)

Winner

  • South Western Railway - Tarnia Rayment, Customer Ambassador

Highly Commended

  • Network Rail - Chanel Maidment, Station Facilities Manager
  • Greater Anglia - Nicola Garwood, Welcome Host - Norwich Station

 

OUTSTANDING PERSONAL CONTRIBUTION (MANAGEMENT)

Winner

  • Porterbrook - Helen Simpson and Chandra Morbey, Head of Innovation and Techical Services

Highly Commended

  • Great Western Railway - Maggie Treloar, On Board Service Manager

 

NRA LIFESAVERS

Winners

  • Govia Thameslink Railway - Ashley John
  • East Midlands Railway - Jono Todd
  • Arriva Rail London - Silvia Sangiorgio
  • Network Rail - Hanif Patel and Ian Inns

 

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Winner

  • South Western Railway - Jeffery Fry

 

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