Delve into the rich range of contributions in our April/May 2021 edition of RTM, covering everything from automated video technology on trains to detect lineside obstructions and risks to the plans for Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) and hear from the team behind the new Piccadilly line tube stock
RTM APR/MAY 21
Transforming Track Maintenance & Safety
RTM365 Online Festival
The Era of Passenger Experience
18th August 2021
On 18th August, RTM365 will host their Passenger Experience virtual event which will explore the plans to implement the changes affecting passenger experience laid out in the recent Williams Shapps review, the challenges that we need to overcome, opportunities for the supply chain and what we envisage the future of the passenger to be.
Rail's new mandate: 'Times are changing'
James Dowle, PA Consulting’s Global Head of Rail, spoke to RTM’s Editorial Lead Ailsa Cowen, about embedding a culture of change, innovation and reshaping major projects.
New technology calls for ‘on-condition’ maintenance of rail axle bearings
Rail-axle bearings deteriorate with time and usage through rolling contact fatigue (RCF). Currently bearings are replaced during maintenance schedules ‘on-time’ or when a bearing has failed, with implications, such as service delay, derailment and fire with risk to life.