West Midlands pioneers UK’s first 5G connected tram

West Midlands pioneers UK’s first 5G connected tram

West Midlands 5G (WM5G) has developed the UK’s very first 5G-connected tram as part of a regional transport trial in partnership with West Midlands Metro, Transport for West Midlands (TfWM), GoMedia and Icomera. Trams collect a variety of valuable information, including CCTV footage and vehicle performance and maintenance data. Currently, this information is accessed and downloaded manually,...

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Dudley’s forges ahead with £1 billion regeneration plans taking growth to the next level

Dudley’s forges ahead with £1 billion regeneration plans taking growth to the next level

The Black Country borough of Dudley is setting the bar for investment and regeneration in the Midlands and beyond. Despite the pandemic, activity has far from stalled, and the local authority is ploughing ahead with an unprecedented £1 billion investment programme, destined to radically transform the borough over the next decade. A succession of regeneration projects ranging from transport and...

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St. Modwen secures occupier to let speculative scheme in Tamworth

St. Modwen secures occupier to let speculative scheme in Tamworth

St. Modwen Industrial & Logistics has completed a deal to bring an international e-commerce solutions provider to St. Modwen Park Tamworth, signing a 15-year agreement to occupy the 321,204 sq ft speculatively-built unit. Providing integrated supply chain solutions for cross-border e-commerce companies, the international e-commerce solutions provider will use the space as a distribution...

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