Projects

Projects
Korea Olympic Line
10 Apr 2018

Korea Olympic Line

Ricardo supported the final stages of a new $3.5bn high-speed line commissioned by the South Korean government to support the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang. Read more
Taiwan Taoyuan MRT Green Line
3 Apr 2018

Taiwan Taoyuan MRT Green Line

Ricardo has been selected to provide Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) services on the newly commissioned Taoyuan City Green Line Read more
London Underground Switch and Crossing unit
14 Mar 2018

London Underground Switch and Crossing unit

Ricardo has provided specialist engineering support for a new Switch and Crossing unit designed for the Sub Surface Lines (SSL) of the London Underground. Read more
Beijing Metro - Maglev technology
27 Feb 2018

Beijing Metro - Maglev technology

The S1 line is the first on Beijing’s subway system to operate using low-speed magnetic levitation technology. Read more
Signalling Product Certification for Beijing TCT
25 Jun 2017

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 2017

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