NETWORK RAIL, United Kingdom

NETWORK RAIL, United Kingdom

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Network Rail runs, operates and maintains every aspect of the rail infrastructure in Britain. This includes 18 key stations operated by Network Rail, 2,500 other stations franchised to train operators, 6,650 level crossings, 100 train care depots, 800 signal boxes, 43,000 bridges, tunnels and viaducts and around 16,500 route Km (32,00 Km of track).

With Strategic Decision from the Governement's Department of Transport (DfT), Network Rail is leading and funding the ERTMS Programme in Great Britain and has, with it's industry partners, developed a "preferred" implementation plan for ERTMS that is currently going through industry consultation before being formally agreed in 2013.