The high speed Class 395 fleet services are orchestrated from the Hitachi Rail depot in Ashford. The management team have a vision of replacing clipboards with iPads so that the depot, their suppliers and clients can share live information. Hitachi engineers make spreadsheets which are transformed into apps to support their work flow. The software and hardware solution is provided by MoreVision via their website ExcelWraps.com. Come to Ashford to see at first hand this pioneering effort to introduce tablets and smart phones technologies into the Railway Industry.
Agenda - Date to be Announced Soon
10.00 Introduction – Nigel King
10.15 Wheel Balancing Wrap – Matt Burgess Embryo Wrap and Hitachi solution for wheel balancing.
10.45 Wrap Administrator – Andy Armstrong Wrap site tour http://hitachi395oh.excelwraps.com/ Spreadsheets to Wraps, Wrap Map and secured content. Make your own Wrap in the seminar!
11.30 Depot Floor Tour – Matt Burgess Wraps in action and the experience of the depot staff.
13.00 ExcelWraps Explained – John Doyle & Craig Littlewood