What assortment of components and spares will be needed for a train operation when the low-frequency maintenance starts? How can the choice of maintenance strategy possibly impact on the size of this investment? These are questions that all fleet operators and owners face from time to time, says Systecon’s HÅKAN BORGSTRÖMAchilles | Engage to transform industry procurement
Procurement in the rail industry must change swiftly and decisively if it is to deliver the efficiencies demanded by Government and rail users, says ANNETTE POEHL, director rail & transport at AchillesLeighFisher | Rail strategies – necessity still the mother of invention?
RICHARD MIDDLETON discusses the creation of a cost-effective new metro line in the NetherlandsLanes for Dranes | TPS contract success signals Lanes Group’s capability
To win big in UK railway maintenance, companies are increasingly having to prove they are skilled multi-taskers – and Lanes Group is one company showing it has what it takes to meet the challenge