The Services :

Provision of Project Management and Quality Assurance services

The Client :

Volo TV and Media Ltd, an UK based technology investor

Project involved :

In-Train Entertainment System for the First Great Western (FGW) Trains (Sleeper Trains), UK

Year and Duration of Services :

2008 for 5 months

Scope :

KDL was contracted to project manage a Taiwan based display system supplier to ensure on time delivery of the in train entertainment system to the UK in a quality manner. The supply included more than 40 units of LCD display units, the interfacing hardware system and their associated software systems resided in different servers. The system was installed in the First Class saloons of the First Great Western sleeper trains with remote control and plug-in earphone features.

KDL managed the whole project lifecycle for the display system including conceptual design, preliminary design and critical design and their reviews as well as the factory acceptance testing and on site installation testing processes. The quality assurance system (ISO-9000 based) of the supplier was reviewed and regularly checked to ensure the quality of the deliverables are maintained. The KDL project team made regular visits to the factory of the supplier located in Taiwan to monitor and review the processes being adopted with referencing to the established Project Plan.

KDL is also requested to witness the environmental testing for the display systems, such as the EMC testing, in accordance with the relevant EN standards