Incorporating the future into today’s operational rail strategy

Incorporating tomorrow’s future into today’s operational rail strategy

Metros and city rail services today are facing a multitude of challenges – urbanisation, customer expectations and demands, aging populations, climate change, terrorism, business sustainability in commercial terms, choices of assets and technology and more. That’s why having a robust and effective operational strategy is key to ensure that the hundreds of thousands or even millions of commuters are transported to their desired destination in …

How Deutsche Bahn is managing project success through effective procurement strategies

How Deutsche Bahn is managing project success through effective procurement strategies

The rail industry is booming in Asia with rail projects as well as up and coming suppliers and partners capable of providing the latest technologies and components to build and operate railway of the future. This represents in important opportunity for rail procurement officers to improve their procurement strategies to improve project success, but the most important question is how? …