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Drainage Management
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Network Rail High Speed adopts the Wincan software suite for the management and maintenance of its drainage assets

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jam-tomorrow
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…is no good if you’re travelling today. Hard lessons have been learned about managing passenger flows during infrastructure redevelopment programmes, and a clear best practice is emerging. DAVID WATTS explains

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digital-transformation
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Improving train reliability could be just half the digital transformation story. Rebecca Crook at the BIO Agency suggests that we have an enormous opportunity to improve the customer experience at a fraction of the cost

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using-data
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A recent survey reveals that the digital transformation of competency management systems is set to have a major impact on the future of the railways. JAMES FOX, commercial director at 3Squared, discusses the revolution ahead

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modular-approach
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ED NEWMAN-SANDERS, technical director at Atkins, discusses the use of prefabrication in the construction of Crossrail’s new Custom House station, and suggests this modular approach might be the future for major rail infrastructure projects

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digitisation
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he rail industry is taking strides in preparing for the digital world. VISHWANATH MACHIRAJU discusses the latest developments and talking points to emerge from InnoTrans 2016

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Patent of the month
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Patent attorney Rosie Hardy looks at the patent protecting a new innovation in LED signalling

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southern-wrangle
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As the Southern rail dispute becomes ever more fractious, lawyer PAUL MCFARLANE analyses the complexity of the legal situation

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reinventing-rail
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THOMAS DREXLER, director of rail and ground travel, Amadeus, reviews the changing competitive landscape in the rail industry, the battle for the customer and the shape of the future

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adding-the-personal-touch
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HARJIT BADESHA, CEO of KBH Digital, discusses the power of on-train advertising and how the digital age is revolutionising its delivery, relevance and effectiveness

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