The Railway Industry Association (RIA) announced the winners of the 2021 Railway Industry Supplier Excellence (RISE) Awards, as the sector came together to celebrate the very best from across the rail supply chain.
The winners accepted their accolades at the RISE Awards Dinner during the RIA Annual Conference, with the Growth in Rail SME Award being won by Dura Composites and XRail Group.
Commenting on Dura Composites, the judges said
“Dura Composites’ story shows how an established business breaks into the rail industry, overcoming the significant challenge of bringing a new product to rail, getting approval and winning business. The team at Dura have created a resilient business with a product that has carbon, weight and maintenance savings. They are an inspiration to smaller companies with new and innovative products looking to enter the rail market.”