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XRAIL appoints Scott Jibson as S&T Manager
Published: 30th March 2021
This Article was Written by: Monica Barbosa - XRAIL Group
We are pleased to announce that Scott Jibson has joined XRAIL Group as the S&T Manager.
Scott is an experienced Signalling and Telecommunications Engineer & Manager with 14 years previous experience in the demanding environment of the British Army. Recently, Scott was at Keolis Amey Metrolink in a number of signalling and telecommunication roles, these included; Senior S&T Engineer (Digital & Operational Control), S&T Engineer (Head of Department) and S&T Technical Engineer. During his time at Keolis Amey Metrolink Scott designed and installed a novel optical isolation system for Traction SCADA control communications at Metrolink Manchester, this eliminated the severe effects of EMI on safety critical communication links. He also authored various Maintenance Task Specifications for Signalling Infrastructure which has helped to enable key milestones in asset safety, availability & reliability.
Steve Hall, Head of S&T, XRAIL Group said, “I am delighted to welcome Scott to the XRAIL Group team. Scott brings a wealth of experience and expertise especially from his time working on the Manchester Metrolink; he will be a great addition to our growing team!”.
Scott Jibson, S&T Manager, XRAIL Group said, “I am very excited to have joined the XRAIL Group team. I am looking forward to contributing in the growth of the business and supporting in the creation of new and exciting ideas that will solve the needs of the UK rail industry.”