Electrostar - past, present and future

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Technical lecture
10 January 2018 17:15 - 19:30
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Richard Hill of Bombardier Transportation will talk about the history of the Electrostar family, their present use and future possibilities. This presentation considers the original context and concept, the critical issues encountered during realisation and the technological developments implemented over the near 20 years of manufacturing.

The lecture also looks forward to the opportunities for the Electrostar fleets in the current competitive rolling stock market and considers what the future may hold



Richard Hill is the Head of Fleet Engineering at Bombardier. He started his career with London Underground in 1989, working on the Central Line before moving to Adtranz and then Bombardier.


Carriage Shop - Derby
Derby Roundhouse
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Pride Park
DE24 8JE
United Kingdom

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