Best student project award

To increase focus on rail education, BaneBranchen awards the “Best Student Project” of the year at the annual RAILcph conference. The prize is awarded for the best study project that has been handed over in the past year. The price includes a grant of DKK 15,000.

The best student project is chosen by an assessment committee consisting of board members of BaneBranchen.

Winner of Best Student Project Award 2019 : Julia Veintimilla

Battery Powered Rolling Stock: A feasibility study of battery electric multiple units in Denmark.

2019 runners

Intercity Norway, Caroline Ambæk Flach, Waldo Cardinali Junior, Ludovic Jan Thomas Blunat.
Railway operations and management

Søren Stener Olsen
Driftsoptimering af metrolinjerne M1 & M2

Rasmus Schjærff Kjøller, Frederik Wrona Holgersen
Optimering af Regionaltogsstrukturen i Region Midtjylland

Previous winners

2018
Joanna Lazewska
Alternatives for upgrading the Nykøbing Falster – Puttgarden railway line

2017
Mads Skøtt Sørensen & Jakob Rahr Bork Jensen.
In collaboration with DSB “Combined Train Platform and Shunting Optimization”

2016
Rie Jensen & Mai-Britt Rasmussen
Upgrade of Regional Railways

2015
Martin Goodman & Morten Eltved
Sammenbinding af S-banen og Lokalbanen – Trafikal og samfundsøkonomisk analyse

2014
Torsten Nielsen
Train Timetable Improvement Case Study: Fehmarn Land North – Ringsted-Storstrømmen

Tobias Lang Høiagaard
A new alignment for the Jægersborg-Nærum railway line to Lyngby – A TramTrain solution

2013
Lars Wittrup Jensen
Opgradering af jernbanen mellem Odense og Aarhus