Pan-European Railway Platform Summary

On October 7th, 2015 in Frankfurt, Germany, Syncron in coordination with DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung GmbH, held the Pan European Railway Platform. This year’s platform covered the optimization of MRO parts planning; virtual warehousing for continuous availability of slow-moving and expensive parts; best-in-class planning through exceptions and redistribution; and working with dynamic lead times. Attendees had the […]

Optimism in the Rail Industry

We are now into the second year of Control Period 5, the five-yearly blocks that Network Rail’s work and funding is split into. There have been many successes in the first year, with millions of pounds and thousands of workforce-hours having been devoted to enhancements, upgrades and renewals across the network. Crossrail remains a shining […]