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Introduction to FCP

First Class Partnerships (FCP) has built a reputation as a trusted advisor. Our roots are in the British rail industry but our work is international. We have practical skills in the 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 and funders on profitability and performance improvements. We have a record of delivering innovative technical, commercial and management strategies.

Established in 1997, FCP has consistently delivered successful outcomes to clients including regional and national governments, railway operators, financial institutions, international development banks, regulatory agencies, investors, equipment manufacturers and infrastructure contractors.

Our Services

People

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Projects

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Solutions

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Recent news

CP6 Delivery Challenge

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Hydrogen Powered Trains are a Reality

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West of England Franchise Proposed

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Network Rail Matrix Organisation Adopted

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Outsourcing Needs Expert Buyers

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East Coast Early Franchise Termination

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Community Rail Volunteers Win Backing

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HS2 Connectivity Funded by Government

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Network Rail Funding

Future Network Rail Funding

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Smart Ticketing

The Benefits of Smart Ticketing

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