TITLE

On course to deliver efficiency gains

PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Aug2011, Vol. 167 Issue 8, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes the strategy of Network Rail (NR) in beating the efficiency targets set for its maintenance activities by Great Britain's Office for Rail Regulation. It cites the role of automation, remote monitoring and importing best practice in NR's efforts to ensure its maintenance operation is 30 percent more cost-efficient by 2014. NR Maintenance Director Steve Featherstone also highlights the savings that vindicated the long restructuring programme that began in 2003-04.
ACCESSION #
65283219

 

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