Taipei Convention Centre, Taipei, Taiwan
May 12th - 14th, 2004
The Fifth Rail Solutions Asia


 AEA Technology
 Aecelor Carril-Rail
 Permanent Way Products
 Air International Transit
 Air conditioning systems
 Alex Global
 Rolling Stock Parts
 Regional Railway Association
 Atkins Rail
 Operations Intergration
 Balfour Beatty
 Track, electrical, switch & crossing manufacturers
 Barclay Mowlem
 Constructors and maintainers of permanent way
 Bombardier Transportation
 Turnkey systems
 PR China
 Brecknell Willis
 Electrification products
 Track Products
 Noise & vibration reduction products
 Railway association
 Rail fasteners
 Bonding & grounding connectors
 Platform screen doors
 Hong Kong
 Polyurethane elastomers
 Gmundner Fertigteile
 Track products
 Rolling stock
 Kangwon Railtech
 Track products
 Noise and vibration reduction products
 Lloyd's Register
 Hong Kong
 Vibration & noise control products
 Mors Smitt
 Rolling stock electrical somponents
 Mott MacDonald
 Permanent way
 Phoenix Asia
 Multi-Media display systems
 Hong Kong
 Rail Industry Association
 Rail Personnel
 Buffer stops
 Rail & Tunnel cleaning vehicles
 Components for switches & crossings
 Rubber/plastic mould parts for permanent way
 Turnkey systems
 SMA Regelsysteme
 Auxilliary Power Supplies
 Rail track inspection equipment
 Rail products
 Ultra-Electronics PMES
 Electrical infrastructure
 United Goninan
 Rolling stock
 Turnouts, crossings, hydraulic setting devices etc
 Voith turbo
 Underfloor components
 Vossloh Group
 Permanent way & infrastructure
 Westinghouse Brakes
 Platform screen doors


Chairman: Bob Weir, Senior Audit Engineer, IREG, Taiwan

Shi -Tsung Chan
Manager, Planning Department, Taipei Metro  
The vision of railway transit development in the Taipei area  
Warwick Georgeson
Project Director, Barclay Mowlem  
Main contractor, earthworks, trackwork and tracklaying  
Thomas Kalkbrenner
CEO, BWG, Germany  
High Speed Turnout Technology for the Taiwan High Speed Rail
Hans Bachmann
Executive VP, Pfleiderer Track Systems, Germany  
Rheda 2000® on the new High-Speed Rail Line THSR in Taiwan  
Edmond Chiu
Permanent Way Manager, KCRC
Trackform design for different environments/structures  
Alfred Uschkamp
CEO, HFB, Germany
Power systems, catenary  
David Haines
Project Director, Neihu Line Project, Bombardier, Canada  
An Introduction to the core electrical & mechanical systems of the Neihu Line  
John Butler
V & V Manager, Mott MacDonald Taiwan
Maintenance by design  
Hartwig Ohmstede
Siemens, Germany
TRAINGUARD MT - Upgradable train control system from semi-
Michael Hamlyn
MD, Lloyd's Register Rail Systems Asia
Optimising Signalling Asset renewals based on a signalling route
David Hill
Director AEA Technology Taiwan
Identifying and Implementation of current best practice and evolution
Leong Yim Sing
Co-author, Wong Wai Keong
Director Rolling Stock, SBS Transit  
Senior Director Engineering, SBS Transit  
New trains, design complexity, level of customisation
Albert Chui
Consultant (formerly RS Manager, KCRC), Hong Kong
Improving energy efficiency  
Morris Cheung
Rolling Stock Manager, MTRC  
Maintenance, balancing cost against improvement in performance  
Britto Rajkuma
Executive Director, TTCI, USA
Evaluation of RS compatibility/predicitive maintenance
Che-Ying Cheng
Deputy Chief Engineer, Kaohsiung MRT
The regeneration of Chung-san Road
Edward Lin
Senior Vice President, THSRC
Introduction to the future of THSRC operations
Dr Hsang-Hwa Lu
Deputy Chief Engineer, BOTHSR
Overview of Taiwan High Speed Rail
Dr Chaisak
Manager, Maintenance& Engineering, BTS, Bangkok
Managing narrow curved tracks on Thailand's first metro