Welcome to RIA Scotland, the voice of the Scottish rail supply community.

RIA Scotland supports rail suppliers across the nation, providing a voice for the sector.

Rail in Scotland supports £3.1bn in economic growth (GVA), 56,000 jobs and £1bn in tax revenue and is an essential industry in delivering the Scottish Government's economic growth and decarbonisation agendas.

RIA Scotland works closely with the Scottish Government, Transport Scotland, ScotRail, Network Rail and Members of the Scottish Parliament to represent the views of rail suppliers. 

Read the RIA Scotland briefing

Scroll down to see our leadership group and explore our most recent work.


Meet the RIA Scotland Leadership Group

Meirion Thomas

Campbell Braid
 Vice Chair


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News & Publications

GBR must be ambitious for rail's future – RIA responds to legislation consultation

Posted on 10/06/2022
Following the launch of the consultation on legislation for Great British Railways, RIA has urged GBR to the ambitious for the future of rail.

RIA Scotland welcomes rail decarbonisation progress

Posted on 08/06/2022
RIA Scotland has welcomed progress on decarbonisation, following approval for construction to begin on electrifying the Fife route.

RIA Scotland announces Chair and Vice Chair

Posted on 20/05/2022
RIA Scotland has announced its new Chair and Vice Chair

Rail industry responds to ministerial statement on ScotRail

Posted on 11/02/2022
RIA responded to the Scottish Government's confirmation that ScotRail will move into public ownership from 1 April 2022.

Rail industry thanks outgoing Transport Minister Graeme Dey MSP

Posted on 24/01/2022
RIA has thanked outgoing Transport Minister Graeme Dey MSP

Zero carbon trains at COP26 show UK green transport capability

Posted on 11/11/2021
RIA has highlighted the UK's capability to deliver a green railway as two zero carbon trains have been on display.

Scotland Manifesto

Posted on 14/04/2021

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David Clarke, RIA Technical Director & Scotland Lead

Email: david.clarke@riagb.org.uk
Phone: +44 (0)777 167 2089

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