Network Rail seeks investors for upgrading trackside telecoms infrastructure

Monday 26 April 2021 | 11:31 CET | News
UK railway infrastructure operator Network Rail is inviting private sector investment in its trackside fibre-optic cable network.  The deal could save Network Rail up to GBP 1 billion in costs and will give private companies the right to commercialise spare capacity in return for investment in the network. All expressions of interest will be reviewed by Network Rail, with a contract with a preferred bidder to be finalised by end-2021.

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