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Ricardo Quarterly
5 Jul 2016

Ricardo Quarterly

The latest issue of Ricardo Quarterly magazine looks at the Danish rail network's migration to ERTMS signalling technology. Read more
Ricardo Rail hosted an Open Data Seminar in Brussels
24 Jun 2016

Ricardo Rail hosted an Open Data Seminar in Brussels

On Tuesday 14 June Ricardo Rail hosted an Open Data Seminar at the Train World, railway museum in Brussels. The successful event included presentations from distinguished Belgian speakers: Karel Vi Read more
Bringing rail expertise to Europe's Truck Platooning Challenge
5 Apr 2016

Bringing rail expertise to Europe's Truck Platooning Challenge

How Ricardo's experience from the rail sector helped demonstrate the potential for automated driving technology on road haulage vehicles. Read more
Safety Assessment of driverless vehicles for Beijing’s Yanfang Line
19 Feb 2016

Safety Assessment of driverless vehicles for Beijing’s Yanfang Line

Beijing’s Yanfang Line is the city’s first automated metro line and the first in China to use sub-systems developed and supplied entirely by domestic manufacturers.  Read more
Ricardo expertise enables driverless pods to take to the road
2 Feb 2016

Ricardo expertise enables driverless pods to take to the road

A joint team from Ricardo’s rail and automotive divisions enabled a new driverless vehicle to enter into public operation in the first trial of its kind anywhere in the world. Read more
Pantograph Monitoring system approved by Network Rail
5 Nov 2015

Pantograph Monitoring system approved by Network Rail

Network Rail, the UK rail infrastructure manager, has confirmed that Ricardo Rail’s pantograph monitoring system, ‘PanMon’ has been formally approved for use across the national r Read more
Introducing new members of the UK rail team
21 Oct 2015

Introducing new members of the UK rail team

Since launching Ricardo Rail in the summer, we have been busy adding talented new recruits to our service teams. Read more
Assessment Body for Great Western modernisation
30 Sep 2015

Assessment Body for Great Western modernisation

Ricardo Rail has agreed a framework with Network Rail to provide Assessment Body services for the Great Western Route Modernisation programme.   Read more
Driverless bus fleet for Brussels airport
24 Sep 2015

Driverless bus fleet for Brussels airport

Ricardo will bring together its rail and automotive teams to support the introduction of a new driverless bus fleet for Brussels airport. Read more
Seoul Metro - Rolling stock safety assessment
17 Sep 2015

Seoul Metro - Rolling stock safety assessment

Ricardo Rail has been appointed as the Independent Safety Assessor for the manufacture and entry into service of new rolling stock for Seoul Metro's Line 2. Read more
How Ricardo flywheel technology could lead to DMU fuel savings
10 Sep 2015

How Ricardo flywheel technology could lead to DMU fuel savings

How technology developed from Ricardo's experience in Formula 1 could be the key to viable regenerative braking systems for DMUs Read more
Meeting the standard: Class144e
28 Jul 2015

Meeting the standard: Class144e

Ricardo Rail’s design team have been working with Porterbrook, a UK rolling stock owner, to produce a demonstrator unit that shows how a 30 year old vehicle could be brought into line with mo Read more