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SIEMENS RAIL AUTOMATION EXPANSION - GLASGOW EAST

EDM (Early Day Motion) 984: tabled on 24 February 2017

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 24 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House welcomes the expansion of Siemens Rail Automation in Glasgow East where a new depot has just opened; notes that Siemens has previously provided the signalling control systems for the Airdrie to Bathgate and Borders reinstatements; further notes that currently in Glasgow there are approximately 150 employees, including a talented team of apprentices and graduates; recognises that this new depot provides much potential for Glasgow East constituency and neighbouring areas for more employment and training opportunities; and commends the staff for securing these expansion plans and the opportunities that come with them for the people who reside in the city of Glasgow.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Arkless, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Dumfries and Galloway
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Livingston
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 February 2017
Glasgow North
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 March 2017
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Glasgow South
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 February 2017
Glasgow North East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Falkirk
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 February 2017
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Robertson, Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Moray
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 March 2017
Gordon
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 February 2017
Glasgow South West
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Angus
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Perth and North Perthshire

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.