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Asset management theory & practice: Infrastructure management on Network Rail's Western Route, Bristol

  • Lecture
  • Bristol
  • 07 November 2017
  • 18:00 - 19:30
Asset management theory & practice: Infrastructure management on Network Rail's Western Route, Bristol

About this event

Network Rail's Western Route extends from Paddington, through the Thames Valley, Cotswolds, West Country and the South West Peninsular to Penzance. The Route employs almost 2000 staff and operates in excess of 1500 passenger trains a day.

The extensive asset base of the Route includes has over 2,000 miles of track, over 3,000 structures and 15,000 earthworks. Over 170 route miles of new electrification infrastructure are being entered into service during 2017/18.

Management of the infrastructure through Asset Management principles is undertaken and the presentation will consider how this is delivered and the benefits of the Asset Management framework. In addition, the presentation will provide a series of examples as to how best practice Asset Management tools and techniques are used to operate a complex, safety critical infrastructure company.

Event venue

Pugsley Lecture Theatre
Queens Building, University Walk
University of Bristol
Bristol
Bristol BS8 1TR
United Kingdom

For more information please contact:

Natalie Wills

e: natalie.wills@ice.org.uk
t:

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