Telecoms Case Studies

London Underground Limited - One Person Operation (OPO)

An upgrade to London Underground Limited’s (LUL) One Person Operation (OPO) system was delivered in 2011 on the Bakerloo Line between Harrow & Wealdstone and Queen’s Park stations

Imtech - Nottingham Hub Station GRIP 5-8 bracketry design and supply

L.B. Foster Telecoms worked with Imtech, the engineering services, technical facilities management and systems integration specialists. The Detailed Design Deliverable was a Network Rail GRIP stage 5 document based on Network Rail’s Governance for Railway Investment Projects (GRIP).

London Underground Limited - Depot Security & Communications Upgrade

Fifteen of London Underground Limited’s rail depots and sidings have undergone a major programme of capital investment to improve safety for staff and increase the security of assets. Improvements are the result of a number of incidents involving intruders that have compromised site and individual safety.

Willeseden Track Maintenance Depot & Satallite Sidings Kenton, South Kenton, Harlesden & Stonebridge Park

An upgrade to London Underground Limited’s (LUL) One Person Operation (OPO) system was delivered in 2011 on the Bakerloo Line between Harrow & Wealdstone and Queen’s Park stations, including Kenton, South Kenton, Harlesden and Stonebridge Park.

London Overground West Anglia Station Projects Concourse & Platform Radio System

L.B. Foster Telecoms were contracted by infrastructure specialist J Murphy & Sons, on behalf of Arriva Rail London, to deliver station upgrade and refurbishment works in compliance with specifications detailed by London Overground Rail Operations Ltd (LOROL).

Hammersmith Service Control Centre Access Control and CCTV System

Security is a key concern for the Service Control Centre. L.B. Foster Telecoms was commissioned to undertake a detailed design of a fully integrated Access Control and CCTV system on a fibre ring, controlling all access to the site.

Network Rail & Dicora - Global System for Mobile Railway GSM-R and Sub Systems

The DICORA S system is a desktop solution built specifically for controller positions in the rail environment. It’s a compact terminal which uses touch-oriented navigation to manage high call volumes and address multiple areas of responsibility efficiently.

Gatwick Airport Rail Station Development

This project seeks to provide additional station improvements, which will offer a much-improved passenger experience by relieving overcrowding, improving vertical circulation, and providing a more integrated Concourse, offering intuitive connection with airport terminals and/or onward travel.

Farringdon Crossrail Station Communication Systems

Millions of passengers passing through the new Farringdon station on the Elizabeth line will benefit from new, fully integrated station communications systems installed by L.B. Foster Telecoms.

DLR Custom House Station Upgrades - Station Information & Surveillance Systems

We worked closely with Dyer and Butler and DLR, drawing on our extensive experience of working on similar schemes in the rail sector to install, commission and handover a fully compatible SISS at each station.