Conference Chairman Ian Walmsley will give his eagerly awaited and often uncompromising round up of the industry and will then lead an array of highly experienced industry leaders ready to share their plans and knowledge.
Wabtec Faiveley will outline Wabtec Faiveley Innovation. An overview of the corporation strategy for innovation within the UK. With such a large portfolio of products and service throughout the world, how best do we serve our customer in providing cost effective, efficient, integrated solutions within the evolving UK market?
Unipart Rail - Business Development Director - UK and Ireland will explain How the Supply Chain can add-value to the maintenance teams. A well-managed supply chain can significantly increase the efficiency and effectiveness of maintenance teams.
Alstom Transportation will forecast the Modernisation Market Opportunities Post 2020 from the OEM / Train Maintainer Perspective. The analysis will provide a typically incisive review of the available market from one of the industries leading specialists.
Westermo will detail the companies experience in “Building Resilient, Reliable and Secure Train Networks” Westermo are a world leading company in communications technology both on train and on the infrastructure they will share the lessons and challenges of delivering the data capacity to satisfy an increasingly digital railway.
Hasler Rail will describe “The Internet of the Trains” Today’s modern railway equipment usually features a communication interface in order to be managed from remote locations. With all those connected devices in the field, distributed intelligence is built. This is a huge opportunity to make use of this opportunity in order to improve railway operations.
Siemens on the Class 185 refurb a new train for a new age. Siemens York are delivering a major upgrade and enhancement to the Class 185 vehicles to deliver the investment of First TransPennine in their services. The presentation will detail the project and how effective management and engagement with the supply chain can deliver the train enhancements demanded by exacting clients and increasing passenger expectation.
Relationship Development Manager will detail The changing world of existing fleet enhancements’ The presentation will provide an overview of trends and evolving stakeholder priorities for enhancements to existing UK rolling stock fleets as well as giving a progress update on some key Eversholt Rail fleet enhancement programmes.
CEO of York EMC will present on Increasing Reliability Through EMC Risk Management The railway is a complex electromagnetic environment which is constantly changing as a result of infrastructure upgrades and the introduction of new rolling stock. Ensuring electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) between assets on the railway as well the interface with the outside world is key to delivering a safe and reliable railway.