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  • Wed, 16 Mar 2016, 17:45-20:00
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  • LUL HQ, 55 Broadway, 55 Broadway, London, SW1H 0BD, South East

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Overcoming Operating Challenges; Planning for the Elizabeth Line & The Caledonian Sleeper Story


Planning Operation of the new Elizabeth Line

The announcement that Crossrail will be know as the Elizabeth Line has attracted lots of public attention. There is no denying that it represents a step change in cross London train services. Les Bird, Head of Operations for MTR Crossrail will be detailing the process involved in planning for Crossrail services including driver training and ensuring establishments will meet service requirements effectively and efficiently.


The Caledonian Sleeper Story

One of the most geographically complex operations in the UK, the Caledonian Sleeper has not been without its challenges over the last few months. Tom Curry, Operations Manager will be speaking about how it is operated, overcoming the challenges and plans for the future.

We welcome all IRO members or anyone that works in Rail Industry interested in becoming a member. Refreshments will be available from 17:30 and the event will be followed by our popular networking session giving you the opportunity to meet fellow rail industry professionals.

To book your place at this event please log-in and use the booking form below. If you are not yet a member please email se.comms@railwayoperators.co.uk

CPD Topics Covered: Delivering Customer Services, Delivering Passenger and Freight Services, Operational Planning and Timetabling, Railway Organisations Business Context


This event is fully booked.

Added on the website on March 16, 2016