Sheffield Tram Train Interfaces

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Technical lecture
13 February 2018 18:30 - 19:30
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South Yorkshire’s Tram Train pilot will help the rail industry understand and assess the technical issues involved with planning and operating a Tram Train service. It will be the first time a Tram Train system has operated in the UK.

This talk provides an introduction to the Sheffield Tram-Train project, moving on to discuss a couple of the particular technical challenges solved by the project.


Elizabeth Jackson is Section Head of Risk & Safety at SNC-Lavalin and is responsible for the provision of engineering consulting services including; design scrutiny, auditing, safety verification and risk assessment of safety related and safety critical engineering system.


Manchester Metropolitan University
Room T0.03
John Dalton Building
Oxford Road (entrance on Chester Street)
M1 5GD
United Kingdom

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Lyndon Platt
0161 276 3750
Siemens Transportation Systems
Ardwick Traincare Facility
Rondin Road
M12 6BFUnited Kingdom
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