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The Importance of Operational Readiness and its Impact on a Project’s Success

December 4, 2023 at 10:30 AM

Operational Readiness refers to the transition phase in which an enterprise, its people, processes, technology, and systems are fully prepared to accept and operationalise the outputs and outcomes of a project. It’s a pivotal factor in determining the success or failure of a project.

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Best Practices in Configuration Management for Railway Infrastructure Projects

November 23, 2023 at 11:45 AM

Configuration Management is the backbone of efficient railway projects. It ensures accurate design translation, controlled changes, and consistent documentation, vital for seamless operations, regulatory compliance, and delivering reliable rail systems.  

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Considerations of Timetables in Rail Development Projects

November 8, 2023 at 3:40 PM

If you are not already doing so, for any rail development project, no matter how small the change, a question should be asked not only on the impact of the change on the operation of the railway, but equally important 'What is the impact of the change on the timetable?

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Network Rail Consulting Welcomes Sharon Mawhinney as State Manager – New South Wales, Australia

October 31, 2023 at 9:00 AM

Sharon Mawhinney joins Network Rail Consulting (NRC) Australia in the role of State Manager – New South Wales.

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Transit State of Good Repair - West 2023 Conference

September 20, 2023 at 9:00 AM

Network Rail Consulting, Inc. (NRC), is excited to participate at Global Mass Transit’s second annual Transit State of Good Repair West conference in the San Francisco Bay Area, CA, September 20-21, 2023.

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The Future is Off-Peak: A Discussion of Passenger Growth Opportunities

September 6, 2023 at 9:00 AM

Whilst there has been a shift away from the weekday peaks, NRC is observing major new opportunities for rail to grow at other times.

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California’s $100 Billion Electric Bullet Train Will Be Fully Solar Powered

June 28, 2023 at 9:00 AM

“No one has done it, but everybody's starting to think about” relying solely on renewables, said Ryan Scott, director of high-speed systems for Network Rail Consulting, a U.K. firm that’s helping California plan its power system.

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Celebrating Women in Rail - An Interview with Tara Hazarei

May 30, 2023 at 9:00 AM

My advice to the new female graduates is to join the rail industry with a positive mindset and be open to experiences that will help you grow, be fearless and always willing to take any new opportunities being offered.

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Can a Railway Generate Its Own Traction Power and Become a Truly Zero-Carbon Mode of Transport?

May 12, 2023 at 5:00 PM

As the world increasingly looks to technology to deal with climate change, can railways use emerging Solar and Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) to become a true zero-carbon form of travel?

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Roger O'Donnell Joins Network Rail Consulting Australia in the Role of State Manager - Victoria

April 14, 2023 at 9:00 AM

With more than 30 years of rail experience both in Australia and overseas Roger brings a wealth of knowledge and skill in Team Leadership, Business Development and Project Delivery to the NRC Australian team.

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