We are an independent transport consultant service specialising in access to airports, air – rail links, sustainable transport and travel planning solutions for the workplace. Bob Longworth is a Chartered Engineer with 24 years experience in airport management, transport strategy and public transport development. Widely known and respected for his work at Manchester Airport, where he led the strategic development of its transport infrastructure and services to be amongst the best of any non-capital city European airport.
Working at the Department for Transport on the specification for InterCity rail franchises, he has first hand experience of the development and implementation of Government policy on rail franchises, the strategic importance of rail, and its importance to regional and national economic growth.
An experienced political and public stakeholder manager on transport issues, he is acutely aware of the external public and political scrutiny that transport plans are subjected to.