On June 30, Ricardo’s team in Taiwan hosted a successful technical seminar showcasing new technologies and current issues in the international rail sector, and also demonstrated the evolving role of independent assurance in major projects.
The day was attended by almost 200 railway professionals and included presentations by visiting and local presenters, along with a panel session who answered topical questions from the audience. Presenters: Julian Kwan - Senior Consultant, Mack Zhang - Sales and Marketing Director, Neil Hall - Principal Consultant and Patrick Cheung - Principal Consultant.
Ricardo’s team in Taiwan are based in Taipei and have a long and successful relationship with its burgeoning rail sector. The team provided Independent Validation and Verification services for the construction of the high-speed network (2000-2007) and retuned to perform the same role on the recent extension (2012-14). The team also provided assurance services for the rapid transport system connecting Taipei to the international airport at Taoyuan.