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DfT ducks the HLOS challenge

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More DeadLOS than HLOS Informed Sources Track...

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SWT MASTERS OF THE EVERYDAY RAILWAY

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ROGER FORD EXAMINES THE FORMULA FOR PROVIDING RELIABLE TRAINS...

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Scots HLOS focuses on the essentials

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Not so much a Specification as laying down the law ...

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CONSULTANTS REPLACING CORE COMPETENCIES

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UK railway consultancy is seen as an attractive market for the...

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EAST COAST FRANCHISE RENEGOTIATION INEVITABLE

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Informed Sources New trains coming: ‘Azuma’...

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TRAINS FOR HS2 TECHNICAL SPEC HAS ITS MOMENTS

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While not in the IEP league, this sighting shot raises the odd...

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HS2 ROLLING STOCK PROCUREMENT LAUNCHED

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The new trains will be ‘iconic’, but don’t forget ‘diversity’...

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HS2’S CONVENTIONAL COMPATIBLE CONUNDRUM

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Available numbers don’t survive ordeal by Excel ...

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MANUFACTURERS FACE RELIABILITY BATTLE

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Only repeat orders work out of the box Informed Sources...

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CRUNCH TIME NEARING FOR MML THAMESLINK TIMETABLE

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Forget Birmingham – Thameslink will be the new heart of the...

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