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Sam Bussey to speak at Rolling Stock Maintenance Summit

Sam Bussey to speak at Rolling Stock Maintenance Summit

Innovation in asset monitoring at the heart of rolling stock


Tags: Business News Traction and Rolling Stock Value - Increased Digital Value - Increased Performance Value - Innovation Value - Optimised Cost


Asset management is a big issue for train operators - keeping the fleet in operation for the maximum time possible is imperative to optimising customer satisfaction. But how can digital help to drive more insight into asset maintenance?...



Increasing Corporate Responsibility & Safety

Increasing Corporate Responsibility & Safety

Because it affects us all


Tags: Infrastructure Traction and Rolling Stock Value - Corporate Social Responsibility


Our partners are increasingly identifying Corporate Responsibility (CR) as an area where extra focus is required in the rail industry. But why does this matter? It doesn’t get sleepers installed or overhead line repaired....



Targeting the reduction of £300m of cost

Targeting the reduction of £300m of cost

Using SmartSander to reduce costs and improve wheel adhesion


Tags: Better Reliability Condition Based Monitoring Engineering Technology Improved Performance Value - Innovation Park Signalling Reduced Cost Traction and Rolling Stock Unipart Dorman


Low adhesion is reported to cost over £300m per year in the UK and recent industry (RSSB) trials have demonstrated that in low adhesion conditions variable rate sanders can provide dramatic reductions in stopping distance over single rate systems. SmartSander from Unipart Rail contributes to reducin...



Time for Rail Live again!

Time for Rail Live again!

See you in Stratford


Tags: Engineering Technology Infrastructure Value - Innovation LED Technology Signalling Traction and Rolling Stock


We've been very fortunate with the weather at Rail Live over the years, and we're hoping for another great couple of days at Long Marston on 19 & 20 June....



See you at Railtex?

See you at Railtex?



Supply Chain and Technology & Product solutions will come together on our stand at Railtex. When the supply chain and innovative products are aligned, we help our customer add value to their operations. So whether you're an existing customer or just curious about what we do, there'll be something fo...



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Dave Tilmouth

Head of Marketing Communications

I'm Head of Marketing Communications for Unipart Rail, so I get to be involved in lots of exciting stuff across Traction & Rolling Stock, Infrastructure and road traffic. My colleagues know me as someone who has a perspective on everything, as well as being a bit of an extrovert!

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