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It was a weekend of charity activities at DWS for John and Jenni. Jenni was raising money for Alzheimer’s and completed Trek 26 in the Peak district. John was raising money for Mind and decided to jump out of plane (we’ve always known he’s not quite right, but this proves it). Jenni is … Continued
Recently there have been a number of questions regarding brake testing of rail freight wagons in the industry. Well, the Davis Group (WH Davis and Davis wagon Services) have invested over £70k on two state of the art automated digital brake test rigs. We believe this is a first in the UK freight … ContinuedRead more
Davis Wagon Services are proud to be nominated for the Business Growth Award in the Northeast Lincolnshire Business Awards. Good luck to all companies shortlisted for the awards on the 12th May. https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7046125641213042688Read more
The development and complexity of freight vehicles reached a new level in the industry with the advanced pneumatic system fitted to the Drax biomass fleet. The biomass wagon control cabinet is pivotal to wagon functioning and the overhaul of these cabinets prior to time-based predicted failure modes ensure long term operational reliability. Davis Wagon Services … ContinuedRead more
John Hall MD of Davis Wagon Services LTD, discusses broadening services and playing a wider role in ensuring the UK rail freight industry thrives. Read more here https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7018946208081575937Read more
Davis Wagon Services and Ford & Stanley have further cemented their partnership through a three-year extension of their recruitment services agreement. John Hall, Managing Director said: “We have a close relationship with Ford & Stanley, supported by strong communication and a track record of successful placements. The level of service and relationships held at Director … ContinuedRead more
Drax Group has awarded WH Davis a contract to supply a further 30 high-capacity biomass wagons, which the generator says will reduce emissions on the route from the Port of Tyne to its power station in North Yorkshire by more than 25%. https://www.linkedin.com/posts/railway-gazette-international_drax-orders-uk-built-biomass-wagons-activity-6999350996912984064-cegO?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktopRead more