Rail Solutions Asia 2000
Bangkok Convention Centre, Bangkok, Thailand  
March 15th-17th 2000
The First Rail Solutions Asia

 Prapat Chongsanguan 
 Saravudh Dhamasiri    
 State Railway of Thailand
 Dr Karoon Chandrangsu
 Chief Operating Officer
 Dr Vuthichai Phanchet
 Governor of Bangkok
 William Spur
 Total Transit Systems - Bombardier


 A. Goninan
 Rolling Stock
 Air Conditioning
 Turnkey Solutions
 Bangkok MRTA
 Railway Operator
 Bangkok Transit System
 Railway Operator
 Barclay Mowlem
 Permanent Way
 Turnkey Solutions
 Cape Calsil 
 Cogifer (Thailand) Ltd
 Colonial Weighing
 Weighing Machines
 Control & Display Systems Ltd
 Performance Monitoring
 Rail Fasteners
 Daimler-Chrysler Rail Systems
 Engineering/Co-ordination Centre
 Derby Rubber
 Ballast Macinery Equipment
 Agents - Rolling Stocl/Permanent Way
 Electrical Equipment for Rolling Stock
 Electrical Protection Equipment
 ERM_Siam Co Ltd
 Health/Safety/Risk Consultancy
 Permanent Way/Workshop Equipment
 Hi-Force Hydraulics
 Hydraulic Tools
 India Thermit Corporation
 Permanent Way
 Lord Corporation
 Rolling Stock Vibration Equipment
 Total Solutions - Signalling
 Knorr Bremse (Far East)
 Hong Kong
 Total Solutions Provider
 Magnetic Controls
 Mott MacDonald
 MTRC Consulting
 Hong Kong
 Ove Arup
 Rail Fastening Systems
 Parsons Brinkerhoff Int
 Plasser & Theurer
 Track Laying Machines
 Polyfelt Geosynthetics
 Track Maintenance Products
 RMJM Hong Kong
 Hong Kong
 Rail Training International
 Siemens AG
 Turnkey Solutions
 Rolling Stock
 Westinghouse Signals (UK)
 Signalling Equipment
 Westinghouse Signals (Aus)
 Signalling Equipment


 Gerard Yelloz
 Operations Director,  Alstom Signalling
Signalling Keynote
 Phil Gaffney
 Director Operations, MTRC, Hong Kong
Development of Train Control & Communications Systems on Hong Kong MTR, to meet business objectives
 Richard Chen
 Director General, Taipei Metro, Taiwan
Earthquake-Resistant Design of Taipei Metropolitan Rapid Transit Systems and Report of Post-Quake Response
 Dr Chou Lie-Liung
 Director General, Kaohsiung MRT, Taiwan
Private Participation for Kaohsiung MRT System Project
 Peter Gillen
 General Manager, Operations, STAR LRT
' TAMSY' A Cost Effective Alternative to Automatic Train Operation - An Operator's Perspective Star - Kuala Lumpur
 Manoj Singh
 Operations Manager, Indian Railways
Experience of Electrification on Indian Railways
 Neo Seng Lee
 Manager Commuinications, SMRT, Singapore
Benefits of a Digital Trunked Radio System in the MRT Environment
 Martin Bode
 Project Manager, Siemens, Germany
Signalling and Control Systems, Mass Transit VT 21
 Andrew Lezala  
 President, Product Unit Metros, Adtranz, UK
                Rolling Stock, Keynote
 Bob Weir
 Director, Metro Operations, Taiwan
So What is the Problem? Rolling stock
 John Nuttall 
 Assoc Director, MottMacDonald, UK
Rolling Stock Design
 Walter Gintschel  
 Project Manager, Siemens, Thailand
Maintenance for the BTS Project
 Dr Kamel Mokhtech
 Manager Systems Engineering, Bombardier, Canada
Signalling/Communications system Integration -  A Methodology for Success
 Nigel Twort
 Marketing Manager, Albatros, UK
The Changing World of HVAC
 Miller Crockhart
 Sales & Marketing, Westinghouse Signals, Hong Kong
PC Based Train Control - A Case Study, WESTCAD
 Paul Andrews
 Regional Marketing Manager, Adtranz (Thailand)
Signalling and Control Systems for Modern Rail Transportation Needs in Asia
 Phil Shepherd
 Director Railway Operations, Scott Wilson Railways, UK           
            Rail SystemsIntegration
 Andre Schoen
 Business Development Manager, Alstom            Signalling
Train Control in the 21st Century
 Andrew Jakes
 President, Jakes Assoc, USA
Light Rail Transit Versus Automated Guideway Transit For Asian Cities
 Hans-Joachim Fischer
 Project Manager, Siemens
The 3-Car Units for the Bangkok Transit System BTS from Siemens Transportation Systems
 Christophe Gourlay
 Project Engineer, Alstom
Flexible and OPTIONIC Design for Metro Application
 Erwin Weitlaner
 General Manager, Siemens
Permanent Way , Keynote         
 Peter Marsden & Jon Pyke
 Directors, ERM, Sri Lanka/Hong Kong
Environmental Design Principlesfor New Railways  
 Roger Wyatt
 Consultant, Australia
Track and Structures Management in the Australian Open Access Environment
 Bill Killinger  
 General Manager, Rail
Environmental Design Principles for New Railways
 Dr Gary West  
 Director, Ove Arup, Thailand
Civil Engineering and Permanent Way Issues on the Bangkok MRT Chaloem Ratchamongkhon Line - North Section
 Pascal de Laurens
 Director, Cogifer (Thailand), Thailand
            The Development of Turnoutson Concrete Supports  
 Rainer Wenty
 General Export Manager, Plasser & Theurer, Austria
Track Maintenance on Mass Transit Systems
 Ian Butler
 Managing Director, RMJM, Hong Kong
The Integration of Light Rail, Mass Transit and Bus Routes in Station Design to Increase Ridership
 Ian Robertson
 Alstom , Hong Kong
                A case for Concrete Trackbeds
 Britto Rajkumar
 Director, Transportation Technology Center Inc, USA
Railway Technology Solutions for Worldwide Passenger and Freight Systems
 Nguyen Ahn Tuan
 Signalling Engineer, Vietnam Railways, Vietnam
Signalling Developments and the Future of Signalling in Vietnam

State Railway of Thailand, Bangkok Transit System, Bangkok Metropolitan Rapid Transit Authority