RPS undertook concept and detailed civil and electrical design for 19 No. CMSD locations associated with the ‘Safer Isolations’ project on the Wessex route. The purpose of this project is to provide faster, secure and safe isolations to the DC traction power system utilising existing switchgear with both local and remote control facilities. This creates a safer process and significantly reduces the need for operatives to access the rail infrastructure to apply short-circuitin
RPS are proud to be part of multidisciplinary signalling renewal project undertaking ETE outline designs. The work involves production of ETE designs for signalling and track changes, DC resectionalisation designs at Clapham Junction Substation and earthing and bonding designs.
RPS entered a corporate team on Sunday 14th October for the Royal Parks Half Marathon presented by the Royal Bank of Canada. The award-winning event was set up as an annual fundraising initiative, raising sustainable funds for the Royal Parks to support London’s eight Royal Parks, and enabling charities of all sizes to be involved in a major challenge event. Over the last ten years the event has exceeded all expectation in raising over £36 million for around 940 UK charities
RPS completes Independent Feeder designs for Royal Wootten Bassett to Thingley Junction. Independent Feeders, which are separate from the OLE, are provided to supply Auto-Transformer Feeder Station (ATFS) locations, which are remote from the National Grid Bulk Supply Point (BSP) sites on the Great Western Electrification Project (GWEP). Rail Power Solutions provided a sheath bonding strategy, narrating different options available in dealing with the cable conductive sheath ea
RPS are proud to be one of the sponsors for Special Children Assistance Network (SCAN) in Chennai, India. SCAN is a parent’s led organisation that provides families with special needs children’s with vital help and support. It also provides a vocational training centre and recreational facilities for children’s with special needs.
RPS has successfully delivered Reading 10-car Power Supply Upgrade (PSU) design works for four sites and the remaining two sites are nearing completion stage. Here is a bird's eye view of new Whitmoor Substation designed by RPS.