Yellow Rail successfully completed a contract for Porterbrook to carry out depot-based refurbishment and modification services to the Class 456 EMU fleet. The project incorporated various refurbishment works including GPS installation, the removal of a toilet and replacement with seats and a disabled area, replacement of flooring, traction modifications, VMD, parking brakes, LED lighting replacement, interior panelling etc…

Yellow Rail have played a significant part in recent upgrades to the Porterbrook Class 456 fleet, delivering successful production phases for a variety of Projects through a commitment to develop a full understanding of Customer needs and a drive to ensure Project aims are achieved in line with Customer expectations. The contract incorporated safety critical traction electronic modifications and culminated with the installation of a Passenger Information System to the agreed specification, programme and budget"

Garry Taylor, Fleet Manager, Porterbrook, London