Managing Rolling Stock with a Life Cycle Approach

Life Cycle Cost Model

Where are Above Rail Maintenance Costs Spent

With above rail maintenance costs accounting for at least 40% of a rail operator’s ongoing costs, complete visibility is required. This includes the cost of components and labour for both planned[…]

Prolonging Wheelset Life

With above rail maintenance costs accounting for at least 40% of a rail operator’s ongoing costs, any potential efficiency must be realised and implemented. Making up at least 2/3 of these costs[…]

Maintenance Strategy Optimisation

Bluefield Transport was engaged by an above rail operator and asset owner to evaluate the maintenance of its infrastructure support and freight wagon fleet. Our client was concerned they were over[…]

Bluefield Transport – Life Cycle Cost Analysis

Bluefield produce whole of life cycle costing models for our clients across many industries including rail and transport. We have developed these models for above rail assets that have ability to[…]