Projects

Projects
Signalling Product Certification for Beijing TCT
25 May 2016

Signalling Product Certification for Beijing TCT

China have introduced significant changes to its metro system where Communication-Based Train Control (CBTC) system has been deemed as a leading technology. Read more
Stadler FLIRT FastForward Train
19 May 2016

Stadler FLIRT FastForward Train

Ricardo's design review team provided independent verification that a new fleet of Stadler's First FastForward vehicles met requirement set by NS Dutch Railways. Read more
Masdar City
1 Mar 2016

Masdar City

Ricardo Rail's Independent Safety Assessment of the PRT at Masdar City led to the first transportation permit to operate to be issued in Abu Dhabi. Read more
ULTra PRT System
29 Feb 2016

ULTra PRT System

ULTra is an advanced PRT (Personal Rapid Transit) system developed to provide on-demand driverless public transport. Read more
Irish Rail National Control Centre
12 Oct 2015

Irish Rail National Control Centre

A strategy to introduce a new centralised traffic control centre for Ireland's rail network. Read more
Certification of ETCS on Belgian rail freight route
23 Sep 2015

Certification of ETCS on Belgian rail freight route

New signalling technology along the Belgian section of one of Europe's main freight routes required certification against EU technical standards.  Read more
Power supply assessment for Infrabel
5 Aug 2015

Power supply assessment for Infrabel

A technical investigation into the condition of the Belgian rail network's fixed power supply installations.  Read more
RandstadRail Independent Safety Assessment (ISA)
3 Aug 2015

RandstadRail Independent Safety Assessment (ISA)

An Independent Safety Assessment of a new public transport network between The Hague and Rotterdam, in order to ensure the system satisfies the Light Rail Safety Standards Document.  Read more
Performance, efficiency and reliability enhancement
8 Jun 2015

Performance, efficiency and reliability enhancement

Ricardo has assisted CNR (Dalian) over a 30-year period in the design and development of the CNR 240 Z locomotive engine, and in market analysis to as Read more
Al Mashaaer Al Mugaddassah Metro
4 Jun 2015

Al Mashaaer Al Mugaddassah Metro

Ricardo Rail (formerly Lloyd’s Register Rail) was appointed to provide the Safety Verification Engineer (SVE) Certification for a new four line system in Mecca, Saudi Arabia in November 2009. Read more
Taiwan International Airport Link
4 Jun 2015

Taiwan International Airport Link

We are providing Independent Verification and Validation services for the construction, testing and commissioning of the new railway that will connect Read more
Etihad Rail
4 Jun 2015

Etihad Rail

Etihad Rail is a 1200km passenger and freight network across the United Arab Emirates, stretching from the Arabian Gulf to the Indian Ocean. Read more