Inntel are the specialist travel and meetings management company to the rail and freight industry and this was reinforced recently by being awarded the contract for the Rail Operations Group.
Rail Operations Group were looking for a supplier to provide a centralised hotel booking, management and payment solution. It was also important to them that the selected provider was well equipped to provide duty of care to their travelling employees and deliver cost savings. Inntel’s specialist rail solutions provided exactly what the organisation were looking for.
The Inntel rail industry hotel programme was also available for the Rail Operations Group to use, spanning discounted rates of up to 18% from BAR (Best Available Rate) in almost 600 hotels within 36 hotel groups and private properties across the UK.
The Rail Operations Group are a highly innovative train operating company, dedicated to the rolling stock manufacturing, engineering and leasing sectors. Their services include new fleet deliveries, transfers and cascade programmes, testing, commissioning running, storage and fleet movements for refurbishment and modification programmes.
David Burley, MD for Rail Operations Group said:
” Inntel has been a welcome addition to Rail Operations Group. It has streamlined the process of booking hotels and it has given our employees a bigger and better range of hotels to choose from whilst lodging away from home comforts. We look forward to continuing our working relationship with Inntel for the foreseeable future”
Douglas O’Neill, CEO at Inntel also commented:
“Inntel have been providing accommodation booking services to the rail industry since the early 1980’s and today deliver great service to over 95% of the UK’s train operating companies. We are delighted to welcome the Rail Operating Group as our newest client in this sector and look forward to a long and successful partnership”.