M K Agarwal has been appointed Secretary of India’s Railway Board, and N K Goel Additional Member Signals. T N Parti is General Manager of South Western Railway, R Sivadasan General Manager of Chittaranjan Locomotive Works, and K K Bajpayee Managing Director, Rail Tel.

Jacques Maillot stepped down as Chairman of the Joint Board of Eurotunnel on February 18, and was replaced by Jacques Gounon. Maillot resigned as non-executive director on March 4, and Henri Rouanet was co-opted to succeed him.

UIRR, the International Union of Combined Road-Rail Transport Companies, has been restructured, with Martin Burkhardt responsible for internal affairs and Rudy Colle for external relations.

On March 14 Canadian Transport Minister Jean-C Lapierre confirmed the appointment of Paul C