Bombardier Transportation was awarded a contract by Transport for London (TfL) to build and maintain 45 four-cab new Electric Multiple units (EMU's), valued at approximately 358 million GBP.

The new trains will have similar features to the existing London overground fleet including:

  • Walk-through carriages

  • Air conditioning

  • Improved accessibility

  • Reduced weight

  • Reduced energy consumption

  • Reduced maintenance costs

  • High reliability

Xacom provided the following consulting services:

  • Development of Primavera P6 schedules

  • Confidence modelling using Monte Carlo simulations

  • Updates and maintenance to the schedule

  • Support and development of Bombardier staff

  • DCMA 14 point schedule and schedule quality checks

  • Review and amendment to resources in the schedule