About Metro Report International
The dedicated website and magazine for the urban transport professional, Metro Report International showcases best practice in the light rail, metro and commuter rail industry.
In-depth articles look at city transport projects from around the world, with detailed maps and project data.
The news-driven metro-report.com website provides rolling coverage of the latest industry developments. In-depth features include listings of metro car and tram contracts. There are also details of the latest technology, from fare collection to traction power supplies.
Based at Sutton in south London, Metro Report International is part of the Railway Gazette Group, which forms part of the Rail division of Hamburg-based DVV Media Group, a leading European publisher primarily serving the transport and logistics sector.
DVV Media UK Ltd is registered in England & Wales as limited company number 6090951.
Contact Metro Report International
Address: Metro Report International
St Nicholas Way
Telephone: +44 20 8652 5200
Fax: + 44 20 8652 5210
Metro Report International is always keen to receive news, press releases and announcements regarding the urban rail industry, as well as proposals for in-depth feature articles.
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Metro Report International editorial and advertising team
Metro Report International is produced by a team of experienced professional journalists, whose insight and analysis is highly respected within the industry. Travelling extensively each year, the team enjoys top-level access to managers and decision-makers. They are supported by global team of local correspondents, helping to keeping readers publications abreast of the latest developments across the globe.
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Editor-in-Chief Chris Jackson joined Railway Gazette Group in 1982, and became Editor of Railway Gazette International in 2006. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Transport and an Associate of the Institution of Railway Signal Engineers.
Metro Report International Editor Karol Zemek joined Railway Gazette Group in January 2013 focusing on the urban rail sector. He studied at the University of Cambridge, and worked for New Statesman and Chambers & Partners before joining The Economist Group in May 2008.
Consultant Editor Murray Hughes was Editor of Metro Report International's sister publication Railway Gazette International from 1991 to April 2006. He is a languages specialist, who began his railway career with Swiss Federal Railways. After working as Foreign News Editor for Modern Railways, he joined Railway Gazette Group as News Editor in 1975 and became Deputy Editor three years later. Murray is the author of the books Rail 300 and The Second Age of Rail which trace the history of high speed railway development around the world.
Contributing Editor Robert Preston studied modern languages at the University of Oxford. After a wide-ranging career including a teaching post in Paraguay, he became editorial assistant for Modern Railways and Jane's World Railways. He joined the Railway Gazette Group in 1996 as Editorial Assistant on Rail Business Intelligence, where he has served as Editor since 2000.
Head of News & Online Andrew Grantham studied Natural Sciences at the University of Cambridge. He joined Railway Gazette Group in 2000 and since 2012 has been responsible for the co-ordination of news across the group's publications.
Contributing Editor Nick Kingsley joined Railway Gazette Group as News Reporter in 2006 from the market analysis group Datamonitor, where he was Online News & Features Editor for energy and utilities content, including Energy Business Review Online. Nick studied History at the University of York, after which he spent a year as a teaching assistant at a centre for children with learning difficulties in southwest France. He was named Senior Editor in 2012 and Managing Editor of Railway Gazette in 2016.
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