Rail & Public Transport

Rail and public transport operators are managing increasingly complex transportation systems while at the same time being expected to provide safer and more affordable mobility. They must deal with issues related to capacity and congestion, operational efficiency and reliability, structural and competitive concerns, and safety and security.

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What we offer

Our work with rail companies (operators and infrastructure companies) has included setting up IT transformation road maps, application development and integration, running financial systems, programme management for a major rail company, and helping make wifi available on passenger trains.

We have established relationships with several public transport companies, including a long-term applications management agreement with a leading bus operator and a technology transformation programme for a large metropolitan train line system.

Putting all the pieces together allows us to help rail and public transport companies integrate business processes, reduce operating costs and improve efficiencies – delivering true value. Our services include:

  • Advanced Planning & Scheduling. Covering all aspects of workforce planning, rostering and scheduling.
  • Positive Train Control. We offer a complete "health check" approach
  • Maintenance Repair and Overhaul. We'll help you transform from a product-centric to a service-centric organisation
  • Application Outsourcing. This option can reduce costs and increase the value of your IT investments

Deliver, define and support

We understand your challenges and offer transport-specific solutions that include enterprise asset management, advanced planning & scheduling, positive train control, reservation systems and fleet management. We also help companies define their freight strategy and customer service strategy and with re-engineering of finance and procurement processes.

Once solutions have been implemented, Capgemini is also available to host applications and IT infrastructures. Through our certified local and global delivery centres we continually support, develop and evolve critical business applications for clients across the entire industry spectrum.

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