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  • Fri, 12 May 2017-Sun, 14 May 2017, 09:00-17:00
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  • Dublin, Ireland, , Dublin

IRO Area

Event Details

Following the success of last year’s IRO South East Area visit to France we have received an invite from David Franks, Chief Executive of Iarnród Éireann, to spend a weekend understanding Irish Rail. Ireland offers an opportunity to experience vertically integrated mainline railway operations.

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The provisional trip schedule is:

Friday: Start at 9am in Dublin to travel to Portlaoise Depot followed by a visit to the Inchicore Training Centre Train Driver Simulator

Saturday: Tour of the Central Traffic Control followed by an overview of Heuston Station operations. We will then head out into Dublin for the evening.

Sunday: Heading home/Free to explore the city.

We have a very limited number of spaces available which will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. If you would like a place on the trip please email se.comms@railwayoperators.co.uk to register your interest.

CPD Topics Covered: Delivering Customer Services, Delivering Passenger and Freight Services, Managing Safety, People and Change, Performance Management, Railway Organisations Business Context, Rolling Stock and Fleet Management, Train Movement Control Systems

Added on the website on May 12, 2017