AD Porta Security Ltd
AD Porta Security Ltd is a railway security specialist working with blue-chip rail construction companies and specialising in trackside and rail project security. 85 per cent of its operatives have the relevant PTS certificates and several of them have previously been employed by the British Transport Police. AD Porta operates to
BS EN 9001:2008, BS 7499:2007 and BS 7858:2006 standards.
Tel: 0845 260 3234
Web: www.adporta.co.ukwww.adporta.co.ukAvdel UK Ltd
Avdel UK Ltd is a part of Infastech, a global provider of innovative fastening technology solutions. Avdel has been at the forefront of new product development to meet new market requirements, during which time fasteners such as Versa-Nut® threaded inserts, Maxlok® lockbolts, Rivscrew®PL, Klamp-Tite®, Bulbex®, and Avinox® rivets have all been developed as fastening solutions for the changing market.
Tel: 01707 292 000
Web: www.infastech.comBridge Rail Ltd
Bridge Rail Ltd is a provider of executive management, plant/operational control, programme and project launch management services.
Tel: 01564 777 740
Web: www.bridge.eu.comChiltern Railways
Chiltern Railways runs scheduled passenger services along the M40 corridor between London Marylebone and Birmingham Snow Hill and London Marylebone to Aylesbury via Amersham along the London Underground Metropolitan line. In 2002 they extended their operations as far as Kidderminster and in 2004 took over services between Stratford-upon-Avon and London. Chiltern Railways is owned by Deutsche Bahn AG and is part of DB Regio, Deutsche Bahn’s local and regional service provider.
Tel: 08456 005 165
DeltaRail Group Ltd
DeltaRail is a software and technology company that is dedicated to the needs of the rail industry. They encapsulate rail know-how into value-adding software, technology and services to deliver value for their customers.
Tel: 01332 221 000
HallRail is the UK’s largest independent manufacturer and supplier of high quality switches and crossings to the railway industry, with in-house machining, fabrication, foundry and assembly facilities. HallRail has many years of experience in supplying both UK and overseas clients, and has the ability to provide a complete support service to customers with bespoke rail and steel fabrication capabilities.
Tel: 0191 526 2114
Web: www.hallrail.co.ukJobson James Insurance Brokers
Jobson James is a provider of financial planning solutions to companies spanning SMEs to large blue-chip organisations. The activities of the company, which has a specialism in rail, range from group and corporate pensions advice, corporate protection, financial planning for directors, corporate investment advice, redundancy counselling and retirement advice.
Tel: 0121 452 8452
Web: www.jobson-james.co.ukKeltbray Rail (part of the Keltbray Group)
Keltbray Rail provides multi-disciplined rail services including plant provision and overhead line engineering with specialist railway plant and engineering services, turning track maintenance and renewal problems into serviceable solutions.
Tel: 0207 643 1000
Kelvatek designs, manufactures and supplies a range of protection relays for signalling power and fault-finding equipment for LV networks. Kelvatek is the only Network Rail-approved supplier of the SIGNET system, as installed on the West Coast Main Line. SIGNET maintains signalling supplies on the railway network and is capable of locating and isolating cable faults. It is an intelligent protection scheme which allows a faulted section to be automatically and quickly isolated.
Tel: 02892 601 133
Web: www.kelvatek.comKent Modular Electronics Ltd
(Manufacturer of Specialist Display Monitors) Kent Modular Electronics Ltd (KME) focuses on manufacturing rugged LCD monitors and displays for use in applications in demanding environments. With the ability to custom-build rugged displays according to precise specifications, KME has the solution for any LCD display needs. KME works across the rail network with a variety of companies, with monitors currently being utilised in control rooms, train cabs and in public information displays.
Tel: 01634 830 123
Web: www.kme.co.ukKOREC Group
KOREC specialises in the provision of construction, machine control and survey solutions for the rail industry. KOREC provides a wide range of Total Stations, GPS, Grade Lasers, Machine Control systems, tracking measuring devices, levelling and alignment instruments, as well as Asset Management Systems which are suitable for use across a wide range of rail infrastructure projects.
Tel: 0845 603 1214
Matchtech provides permanent and contract recruitment solutions to the rail industry. The company has 27 years’ experience in recruiting in the technical sector and is organised into four divisions: Engineering, Built Environment, Information Systems & Technology (IS&T), and Science & Medical.
Tel: 01489 898 989
Web: www.matchtech.comMTM Power GmbH
MTM Power GmbH is a worldwide manufacturer of power conversion products especially designed for vehicle and railway applications.
Tel: 01945 773 167
Web: www.mtm-power.comNewRail – Newcastle University
NewRail undertakes applied research for railways focusing on the development and strategic implementation of innovative technologies. Based at Newcastle University, the core expertise of NewRail is focused on four main research priorities: Rail Freight and Logistics; Rail Infrastructure; Rail Systems; Rail Vehicles.
Tel: 0191 222 6197
Newton Mann Ltd
Newton Mann Ltd is a provider of specialist publishing and video productions.
Tel: 01332 843 107
Web: www.newtonmann.co.ukPerformance Development Ltd
Performance Development Ltd deliver NVQ-based rail engineering and assessor/verifier awards across the UK.
Tel: 0191 385 5555
Web: www.pdlimited.comPestokill Pest Control
Pestokill Pest Control is a leading independent pest control company
Tel: 08700 660 999
Web: www.pestokill.co.ukSapa Profiles UK Ltd
Sapa develops, manufactures and markets value-added extruded aluminium profiles, profile-based building systems and heat exchanger solutions in aluminium. Sapa is the leading company in its field and has customers in the building, transport, engineering and telecoms industries.
Tel: 01773 872 761
Web: www.sapagroup.comTrackwork Ltd
From its Doncaster base, Trackwork Ltd provides a wide range of rail construction and maintenance, track material supply and disposal, rail plant and labour hire, signalling and training services. The company is a principal contractor on Network Rail’s Track Enhancement project and also the UK’s leading recycler of treated wood waste.
Tel: 01302 888 666
Web: www.trackwork.co.ukTrans-Tronic Ltd
Trans-Tronic Ltd is an established ISO9001 (2008) registered manufacturer of transformers and wound components, situated in Chesterfield, England. The company was founded to manufacture transformers and coils, specifically to customer requirements, for the electrical and electronics industries.
Tel: 01246 264 260
Web: www.trans-tronic.co.ukUnipart Rail
Unipart Rail combines extensive engineering and logistics experience with industry-leading supply chain and Lean expertise. The company’s portfolio covers over 70,000 products for traction & rolling stock, rail infrastructure and stations.
Tel: 01270 847 600
Web: www.unipartrail.comW H Tildesley Ltd
W H Tildesley Ltd manufactures safety critical parts by the closed die drop forge process. The company has ensured that it is at the very forefront of advances in technology with state-of-the-art computer modelling and die-sinking facilities, a purpose-built in-house machine shop and cutting-edge internet-based material procurement system.
Tel: 01902 366 440
Forthcoming EventsMembers’ Meeting and Networking Event2 November
London – hosted by Clyde and CoMembers’ Meeting and Lean Process Seminar
Worcester – hosted by SouthcoJoint Event with the UKTI North West Regional Rail Event
27 January 2012
Virgin Training Academy, Crewe
Members’ Meeting and Networking Event
February 2012 (date tbc)TRaC Global, Skelmersdale, Yorkshire Seminar “Innovation Gateways – What’s Really New?” and Networking Event
Venue and Date TBCThird Party Events Supported by the Rail Alliance
Rail Interiors Expo 2011
Kölnmesse, GermanyAusRAIL PLUS 2011
Brisbane, AustraliaIMechE Seminar ‘The McNulty Report: An Engineering Response’6 December
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IMechE, Birdcage Walk, Westminster, LondonInfrarail 20121-3 May 2012
18-21 September 2012
Messe Berlin, Germany