We work with governments, operators, infrastructure managers and manufacturers to ensure railways deliver the highest possible value to their customers and wider communities.

Whether our customers are looking to develop new regional transport plans, introduce low-emission technologies or improve the journey experience for their customers, we bridge the divide between core engineering disciplines and the economic and environmental challenges of rail transport.

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Opinion: The need for speed
22 Jul 2021

Opinion: The need for speed

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HybridFLEX - Britain’s first hybrid battery-diesel train is launched
22 Jul 2021

HybridFLEX - Britain’s first hybrid battery-diesel train is launched

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Opinion: UK rail decarbonisation plans: “All the right words, but what is happening next?”
21 Jul 2021

Opinion: UK rail decarbonisation plans: “All the right words, but what is happening next?”

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Rail Technical Webinar Series 2021

Rail Technical Webinar Series 2021

A series of free webinars hosted by Ricardo's experts on topics ranging from Interoperability and the Fourth Railway Package to Requirements Management, Automation, Innovation and Entities in Charge of Maintenance

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Utrecht Tram System Integration

Utrecht Tram System Integration

Find out how our team planned and delivered a programme of more than 100 tests for a new fleet of CAF low-floor vehicles on Utrecht's refurbished tram line.

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94% of our our clients chose to work with us again within 24 months.

Expertise across all railway systems

"Very satisfied.... a good sparring partner for interpretation of grey areas in the rail regulations" Nederlandse Spoorwegen, 2019

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