Hitachi Rail Europe, East Coast fleet project command, control and signalling: decision

Grants a derogation to the various vehicles of the East Coast fleet project with regard to command, control and signalling, including GSM-R radios.


Hitachi Rail Europe East Coast fleet project at an advanced stage of development

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The derogation was granted to 65 rail units of:

  • 13 Class 800/1 (9 car) instances
  • 10 Class 801/2 (5 car) instances
  • 12 Class 801/ (5 car) instances
  • 30 Class 801/2 (9 car) instances

on the basis that the project was at an advanced stage prior to the publication of the 2016 regulations.

Published 11 January 2018