Hitachi Rail Europe says it hasn’t struggled to recruit skilled people at its new train assembling factory – thanks to the support of local training providers.
A MOBILE bank has confirmed its future in the North-East by reaching a long lease agreement.
A TRAINBUILDER now employs more than 1,000 workers and could soon bring further contracts to its North-East plant.
North East challenger bank Atom has secured £30m of new funding as it moves to the next stage of its growth.
More than 6,000 new jobs are set to be created across the next three years by businesses investing in the North East.
A County Durham TRAINBUILDER has started work on rolling stock for a key rail link.
Rap superstar will.i.am has joined the board of County Durham company Atom Bank in one of the more unusual business link-ups the North East has ever seen.
A TRAINBUILDER has now created more than 900 jobs as it ramps up production of next generation rolling stock.
New Intercity Express trains built in Newton Aycliffe have completed their first journey in ahead of entering passenger service later this year.
A GROWING automotive components company will create 75 new jobs over the next few years when it builds a high-tech paint plant at its new premises.
Existing investors have pumped a further £83m into Durham-headquartered Atom Bank, meaning the app-based bank has now raised more than £200m.
Swinburne Maddison, one of the region’s fastest growing law firms, has completed its first commercial secured lending transaction for Atom Bank.
A County Durham business cost reduction specialist has been recognised in the prestigious Centrica Top 100 Apprenticeship Employers list.
Rail company Hitachi will today unveil the first of its new 125mph Intercity Express trains that are being built in County Durham.
A MOBILE bank has accused traditional lenders of “playing with people’s dreams” after launching its bid to help homeowners get on the property ladder.