Porterbrook Leasing Company awards r2p GmbH contract to supply CCTV system for class 319 trains
Porterbrook Leasing Company Ltd has selected r2p GmbH to supply the industry leading modern technology on-train CCTV system for class 319 trains. The new CCTV system includes new Forward Facing and Saloon cameras.
Porterbrook specialises in the leasing of railway rolling stock to Train Operating Companies (TOCs). Porterbrook’s aim is to continually invest in their fleets along with procuring new trains and associated equipment to support the UK rail industry in improving reliability, availability and safety characteristics by working closely with the train operators and suppliers to identify opportunities.
r2p has worked closely with Porterbrook to advise the best CCTV solution for their trains. Balvinder Chana, r2p’s Director UK Operations comments: “We are pleased that Porterbrook has decided to select r2p to supply CCTV systems for their class 319 trains. This is the result of a close working partnership between r2p and Porterbrook.”
Shane Duffy, Head of Refranchising for Porterbrook Leasing Company said “We are pleased to have selected r2p as the CCTV supplier for our class 319 trains. The quality and fully functioning on-train systems are important to our customers and r2p will provide us and our customers with all the support we require in this key area.”
The rapidly growing r2p Group, headquartered in Flensburg, Germany, operates internationally in 45 countries with subsidiaries in Denmark, England, Switzerland and Brazil. With a silent partnership in Taiwan, a sales office in the Czech Republic and local manufacturing in India, r2p takes pride in being a truly global company.
As a market leader, r2p has great passion and energy for developing and distributing software and hardware for rail and road vehicles, mobile video surveillance, PIS, PA, WiFi, APC and telemetric solutions. Our experienced Swedish investor Alder AB, with an investment volume of more than €110 million, provides us with on-going support for our mission.