Providing expert skills to clients
around the world
Introduction to FCP

Established in 1996, First Class Partnerships (FCP) has built a reputation as a trusted advisor. Our roots are in the British rail industry but our transport consulting is international. We deliver a powerful combination of real-life operations experience and advanced consulting skills and techniques.

Our clients rely on FCP to ensure the successful planning, finance and implementation of large and small transport projects including intercity and high-speed, heavy-haul, light rail, metros, commuter rail, bus and coach. We advise governments, operators, investors, regulators and suppliers.

We have a record of delivering innovative technical, commercial and management strategies globally.

Our Services

People

We deploy transport sector experts drawn from an international talent pool of employees and associates.

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Projects

We build and lead multi-disciplinary teams to devise and deliver consulting projects for our clients.

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Solutions

Our experts develop new methodologies and partnerships which enhance outcomes for our clients and their passengers.

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Recent news

North Wales Needs Improved Rail Services and HS2 Connectivity

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Terms of Reference for Rail Review Published

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Cross Country Franchise Competition Scrapped as Rail Review Announced

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Cross Country Franchise Consultation

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Market Led Investment Proposals Sought

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Hydrogen Powered Trains are a Reality

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West of England Franchise Proposed

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