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News from 2015

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Bridging the Gap

With a growing portfolio of projects and solutions successfully delivered to the rail industry, an article in Railway Strategies magazine profiles how leading engineering specialist Tinsley Bridge Group is making significant inroads to the UK rail industry. To build on this success, TBG is committed to bringing further value to its customers and is able to […]


Ministers Speech Jo Johnson

Tinsley Bridge cited in Minister’s Speech

Minister for Universities and Science, Jo Johnson MP, has outlined Tinsley Bridge's innovative products as an example of the UK's strategy to develop the very best of British science and research.



Advanced Truck Braking System featured on BBC

Tinsley Bridge Group works collaboratively as members of the Cambridge Vehicles Dynamics Consortium (CVDC) with the heavy-duty truck industry’s leading manufacturers and Cambridge University. The aim is to develop improved systems that maximise truck safety, minimise road damage and improve ride, productivity and fuel consumption. Work in the consortium includes a new braking system that […]



Lucy Johnson Fellowship at Sheffield Hallam University

Tinsley Bridge R&D engineer, Dr Lucy Johnson, has joined up with Sheffield Hallam University as part of a visiting fellowship scheme in a new collaborative R&D project. The work with Professor Alan Smith is jointly funded by both Tinsley Bridge and Sheffield Hallam University through the Higher Education Innovation Fund (HEIF). The project objective is […]


Access Solutions

Innovative Access Solutions

Tinsley Bridge will be revealing an innovative and exciting new service at Railtex this May. The new service will use cutting edge Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) technologies and low impact rope access techniques to provide intelligent solutions to technically challenging access and inspection problems. The service will aim to increase productivity by ensuring the most […]



Plans Submitted for AMRC2

Sheffield University has submitted ambitious plans for developing the former Sheffield City Airport. The planning proposal for The Advanced Manufacturing and Research Centre Campus (AMRC2) includes 860,000 sq ft of advanced manufacturing and research space, 468,000 sq ft for a training centre and 16,000 sq ft for recreation. If successful the AMRC2 site could lead to the creation of anywhere […]



Simulia Community Conference

This year we are delighted to report that Daniel Tunnicliff, a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) associate, working with Tinsley Bridge has had an academic poster of his work selected for exhibition at The Simulia Community Conference.


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High performance fire protection material made UK debut at Railtex 2015

FabBloc60A, a high performance, lightweight fire and insulation barrier system designed to protect railway carriage flooring, made its UK debut at Railtex 2015. Unrivalled 60 minutes fire protection FabBloc60A stops the transfer of heat from its source to the underside of the aluminium decking or floor. In a fire situation the exterior coating reacts and […]