A new Metro training and maintenance skills centre.

The scheme consists of a new Metro training and maintenance skill centre in South Shields, Tyne and Wear.

The scheme will result in improved maintenance facilities for the existing Metro fleet, and the new train fleet which is currently at the planning stage, and more comprehensive training, apprenticeships and skills opportunities for all Nexus and Metro staff.

Project Timeline

Pipeline - 2015
Pipeline stage
In progress - 2016
Start of feasibility and business case development
In progress - 2018
Project approved and in construction phase
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