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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
'Rail Vision' - the story behind our move to Ricardo
21 Jul 2015

'Rail Vision' - the story behind our move to Ricardo

In an interview with RQ, Paul Seller, Managing Director of Ricardo Rail, explains the background behind the move from Lloyd's Register, and why the business arrives well-positioned for the glob Read more
EN50126/8/9 Revisions
17 Jul 2015

EN50126/8/9 Revisions

Progress on updates to CENELEC standards EN 50126, 50128 and 50129  Read more
Drax receives 200th specially designed biomass wagon
10 Jul 2015

Drax receives 200th specially designed biomass wagon

Ricardo Rail's award-winning design continuing to support increased demand for biomass material. Read more
Ricardo100 Global Rally calls in at Derby
9 Jul 2015

Ricardo100 Global Rally calls in at Derby

The Ricardo100 Global Challenge made its first visit to one of our Ricardo Rail offices this week, as part of the final leg of a round-the-world charity rally. Read more
Danish re-signalling programme
23 Jun 2015

Danish re-signalling programme

By 2021, more than 3000km of existing lineside signalling technology in Denmark will have been replaced by a system based on radio communications betw Read more
Thameslink signalling
22 Jun 2015

Thameslink signalling

London’s Crossrail project might hold the prestige — with its dramatic images of sub Read more