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Extreme Weather Preparation for Overhead Line (OHLE)

Client: Network RailWho: Jake ClarkeWhen: 2019-2020Contract Value: £400k RPS delivered two projects of significant importance for Network rail in 2019/20 as well as assisting governance of the December 2020 timetable change. We manage complex programmes to ensure a...

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Extreme Weather Resilience

RPS was asked to Support the East Midlands Route’s Extreme Weather Resilience Plan. This meant considering the impact of extreme ice, snow, wind, flooding, and heat on railway assets such as Track, OHL, P&D, vegetation, and earthworks. The scope was to identify...

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Digital Customer Information Screen upgrade

Digital Customer Information Screen upgrade

Digital Customer Information Screen upgrade Client: West Midlands TrainsRPS team member: Mike Bradley, Luke JonesWhen: 2020 - presentContract Value: £3m+ DCIS Scope The DCIS project covers a hardware replacement of all CISS screens across the West Midlands Railway...

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Platform Tactile Installation

Platform Tactile Installation

Tactiles are required at all new interfaces between pedestrians and vehicles to warn and protect the visually impaired from harm. Tactiles have repeatably been shown as an effective tool to improve safety on the railways and reduce the number of avoidable accidents at stations…

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RPS and Women in Rail

RPS and Women in Rail

Organisations across the world have been uniquely challenged this year and last on how to stay motivated, aligned, and productive through this pandemic.

As an SME in rail, we are passionate about building and developing a motivated team to identify, address and solve our clients’ problems. This is the same whether we are on-site, in offices or working remotely…

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Scotland Team Build

Scotland Team Build

When we set off from the RPS office on Thursday 10th September it was sunny and dry but we knew exactly what we were headed for and sure enough, as soon as we crossed the border we were met with some more typical Scottish weather.

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East Midlands Awards Winners

East Midlands Awards Winners

In March of this year, RPS visited the King Power Stadium in Leicester for the FSB’s ‘Celebrating East Midlands Businesses’ event. Having submitted an award entry for High Growth Business of the Year, RPS built on its 2019 success with FSB having been named regional Startup of the Year.

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