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Major Projects

Large-scale projects conducted for the public and private sectors.

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Rail Franchises

Strategic financial and procurement advice.

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ROSCOS and other Rail experience

Rosco valuation and other rail related advice.

Rail Franchises

Advisor to Govia in relation to a number of franchise bids including for West Midlands in 2017, advising on its fleet strategy in relation to its successful bid for the Southern franchise in 2009; we procured class 350 and 172 units, for the London Midland franchise in 2007

Advisor to Keolis in relation to bids for the Wales and Borders, TPE and East Coast franchises.

Advisor to National Express in relation to bids for Great Western, East Coast, Scotrail and East Anglia, and the procurement of new trains for the c2c franchise.

Advisor to FirstGroup in relation to its bids for the Cross Country and East Midlands franchises in 2006, the bidding and implementation of their successful bid for the Greater Western franchise in 2005 as well as for bids for the Northern, ScotRail, TPE, ICEC and Greater Anglian franchises.

Advisor to Virgin Stagecoach for bids for the East Coast franchise in 2000, and the West Coast Mainline franchise in 2012.

Advisor to Stagecoach on its fleet strategy for the South Western franchise in 2007 and previously on a fleet replacement strategy for its SWT franchise bid in 2000-2001 including the procurement and financing of a £645million Desiro fleet and third party funding for the £30million Northam depot.