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2018 11 Jul

Digital Railway Programme Future plans Industry Supply Chain Uncategorized

Industry innovators & stakeholders gather for the second Digital Railway: Delivering Differently Rail Industry Conference

  On Monday 2 and Tuesday 3, July digital railway industry innovators and stakeholders gathered at the University of Birmingham for the second Digital Railway: Delivering Differently Rail Industry Conference. With the announcement that all new trains and signalling will be digital or digital ready from 2019 the pace of modernisation is set to increase […]

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2017 25 Oct

Digital Railway Programme Technology

Digital solution delivers 36 trains per hour on LU’s Victoria Line

Written by George Clark, Engineering Director, Capital Programmes, Transport for London Given the capacity issues that face the UK’s railways, with many services running at or near full capacity during peak periods, the growth in urban population and the ever-increasing demands on public transport, the upgrade of London Underground’s Victoria Line is a perfect example […]

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2017 20 Jul

Industry Supply Chain Technology

Technology leaders bring a fresh perspective to enhance Britain’s Digital Railway programme

Over 100 individuals from industry and government today attended the release of the second report from the Early Contractor Involvement Programme. The report brought together ‘non-traditional’ technology suppliers from outside the rail industry, building upon their own skills and experiences. Across nine different workstreams, major themes of data, people, commercial relationships and communications systems emerged […]

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