Introduction to High Speed Rail

The course introduces the delegate to the basic principles of High speed rail in the UK.

The course provides an overview to the rational of developing high speed rail in the United Kingdom and the impacts it may have on national and local economies, society and the environment.

This programme provides an introduction to the distinction between high speed and conventional rail and new technologies and ways of operation that will be introduced to the rail sector as a result of the design construction and operation of HS2