Innovation in Rolling Stock is thriving as the industry looks to meet the challenge of removing all diesel only trains off the track by 2040, local transport is being championed, recent franchises have been let with passengers and innovation in focus, and refurbishment plans and new build orders continue in anticipation of a further doubling in passenger demand over the next 30 years.
This Young Rail Professionals London & South East region’s Innovation in Rolling Stock event will welcome a number of speakers from across the UK rail industry to speak on some of the wide range of innovative advancements in rolling stock that are being made across the sector, providing a fantastic opportunity for attendees to broaden their knowledge around the latest developments in rail.
• Lucy Prior, Business Engagement Director, 3squared Efficiencies from strategic data harvesting and manipulation
• David Westcough, Project Engineer, SNC-Lavalin Development of hydrogen trains
• Steve Barbour, Managing Director, Composite Braiding BRAINSTORM project delivering a novel, lightweight, modular railcar solution
• Tim Burleigh, Head of External Relations, Eversholt Revolution Very Light Rail (VLR) Programme