3rd Annual (2018)

Rolling Stock Procurement Forum

Tuesday 27 November 2018

3rd Annual (2018)

Rolling Stock Procurement Forum

Practical insight into all aspects of procurement, from identifying rolling stock needs, through to delivery and implementation of new fleet
Tuesday 27 November 2018 Dentons, London
The Rolling Stock Procurement Forum is the only complete and essential guide for all industry leaders involved in the procurement and introduction of new fleet. Attend to explore the major challenges facing the industry and how these can be overcome. Receive the latest updates on upcoming train delivery, and hear the latest insight on new and emerging technologies and planned infrastructure improvements. Join the industry leaders who are actively involved in procurement from a range of companies including TOCs, FOCs, ROSCOs, financiers, manufacturers, Government and transport authorities.

Highlights of attending:

  • Explore the UK’s rolling stock needs - from current needs, to the future rolling stock of 2040
  • Receive the latest insight from leading project experts on the first hydrogen train and the next phase for the bi-mode trains in UK
  • Join the discussion on the impact of the franchise system on rolling stock procurement and the implications on the future procurement process
  • Discuss the uncertainty of financing investment and on the procurement of new trains
  • Discover how new trains will be delivered over the next few years and the new maintenance plans

Just some of the organisations who have attended related events previously:

Abellio Greater Anglia
Alstom Transport
Angel Trains
Arriva UK Trains
DB Cargo (UK)
Department for Transport
Direct Rail Services
Eversholt Rail

Govia Thameslink Railway
Hack Partners
Hanwha Techwin Europe
Hitachi Rail
London Midland
Macquarie European Rail
Mitsui Ireland
Network Rail
Norton Rose Fulbright
Osborne Clarke
Porterbrook Leasing

Rail Delivery Group
Railway Industry Association
Ricardo Rail
Rock Rail Holdings
Serco Caledonian Sleeper
SMBC Leasing
Stadler Rail
Stagecoach Rail
Wabtec Rail

Download the full list of organisations that have attended previously here.

Register more than one attendee and receive a 15% discount

Merseytravel’s Rolling Stock Programme Director discusses the future of rolling stock procurement in the UK

Ahead of the Rolling Stock Procurement Forum on the 27th November in London, David Powell, Programme Director of Rolling Stock at Merseytravel, shares his thoughts on the challenges and opportunities facing the future procurement of rolling stock in the UK.

The event was informative and attended by a good mix of rolling stock professionals.

Why should I attend?

Attend the 3rd Annual Rolling Stock Procurement Forum to receive a start-to-finish guide on the procurement of rolling stock. This in-depth event will provide practical insight on all aspects of procurement, from identifying rolling stock needs, through to delivery and implementation of new fleet.

Attendees will receive the latest updates and case studies on leading projects, the latest insight on new train design and technologies, and explore how the franchising model is affecting the procurement process in the UK.

The day will also focus on the financing models for new trains and the uncertainty of rolling stock delivery during the next 10 years.

Bringing together the industry leaders to share practical insight, this is a unique opportunity to review forward plans on how to successfully procure and deliver new trains.

Who will I meet?

• TOCs
• FOCs
• Technology providers
• Financiers
• Manufacturers
• Government and transport authorities



Interested in sponsoring?

To find out more about sponsoring Rolling Stock Procurement Forum, please click on the link below.

Very informative and a good opportunity to network.



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