Big data & the Digital Railway

Big data & the Digital Railway

The pace of innovation has accelerated exponentially in recent times. As a result, a period of transformational change has started to sweep through the undercurrent of the UK’s rail industry. With an increased investment on improvements to the sector’s physical...
Beyond Rail: The Capacity Challenge [White Paper]

Beyond Rail: The Capacity Challenge [White Paper]

Breaking the Gridlock   Beyond Rail: The Capacity Challenge Facing the UK’s Transport Network     White Paper   David Smith, OnTrac       Introduction Transport is part of our daily lives. It connects people to their families and jobs, facilitates trade and investment...
Be More Rail

Be More Rail

The UK’s railways are the most heavily congested in Europe. Having doubled in the past 20 years, another doubling in demand is forecast over the next 25. At present, there are areas of the network that are running on infrastructure dating back to the Victorian era. It...
Future of rail: modernisation & transparency

Future of rail: modernisation & transparency

Paul Maynard MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport wrote a piece in Transport Times this week regarding the future of rail; a topic OnTrac also covered in the December/January issue of Rail Technology Magazine. In the blog, published on the...