Response to SRA Draft

October 2001
Logistics & Transport Focus;Oct2001, Vol. 3 Issue 8, p77
Trade Publication
Earlier this summer, the Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions published a consultation document on its draft 'SRA Directions and Guidance' paper. This article presents the response of the British Institute of Logistics and Transport to the draft proposal. The institute disagrees with franchise replacement and the focus for rail strategy. The market confidence collapsed in Railtrack, which seems unable to fund the major infrastructure improvements. The attempt to link franchises to major infrastructure enhancements should not be continued according to the association.


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