Integrated rail network protection in West Yorkshire
METRO have also commissioned Optimum to conduct a Feasibility
Study and System Design to protect over 60 Railway Stations throughout the
West Yorkshire rail network.
Railway Stations involved in this project range in size from small rural stations
to large Inner City Interchanges with over 20 million passenger users per
The aim is to provide pro-active monitoring to improve the safety and comfort
for Staff, Passengers and Visitors and reduce their fear of crime and anti-social
It includes the creation of a further Central Monitoring Station and Digital
Transmission and recording. This is in addition to the existing Bus
Station Monitoring Centre.