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
Equality, Diversity & Inclusion
16th June 2021
On the 16th June, RTM365 will bring together industry leaders to share their knowledge on how to start attracting a diverse workforce,
how driving cultural change within your organisation can help develop and retain new skills,
the investment in creating a rail network accessible for all and
how to ensure your business meets EDI standards in procurement to win new business.
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.