Michael Boback, Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn has €10 billion to spend annually – can you help?

With 10 billion euros to be invested annually in the next five years, on upgrading its network and rolling stocks, Deutsche Bahn has established its International Procurement Office Asia  (IPO) based in Shanghai, China in search of new Asian suppliers to work with. Its head, Michael Boback will be joining us at Asia Pacific Rail in Hong Kong this March, to offer his …

Speaker Update: George Clark, leader of London Underground’s resignalling project

With 11 lines, 270 stations, 402 km of track and an annual ridership of approximately 1.305 billion, London Underground is one of the world’s largest underground public transit networks (and its first). Despite being over 150 years old, London Underground harnesses some of the industry most advanced technologies. With Asian metros reaching the age of replacements of their signalling systems, …