Mainline and Freight

Our experience in this area is both diverse and extensive. All of our principles come originally from a background in the British Railways major projects sector and our experience there encompasses projects such as the East Coast Mainline and Leeds North - West Electrification, Class 60 locomotive, the class 319 EMU and the ‘Thameslink’ scheme, 221 DMU, Heathrow Express and West Coast Mainline route upgrade projects.


More recently from our roles in various studies and investigations on mainline rail networks and freight lines for major project management and consultancy organisations we have been involved in projects such as:

  • The electrification of the Oxted to Uckfield Line, UK
  • The Belgrano Norte Line Electrification Scheme, Argentina
  • Jakarta Metro and the North South Combined line (Triple Decker project), Indonesia
  • Airtrack Project, UK
  • Red Line and SRT  Extensions, Thailand
  • East – West Freight Line, Tilting Trains Study and various other KTMB schemes including Privatisation of the National System and numerous extensions to the KTMB Network, Malaysia
  • The Dedicated Freight Corridor, India


We have further first-hand knowledge in senior roles in the construction testing and commissioning systems as technical support, design managers and resident engineers. This includes:

  • Euston Remodelling, UK
  • Thameslink Electrification to Farringdon, UK
  • KLIA Express Rail Link, Malaysia
  • Klang Valley Double Tracking,Technical Support to Rawang – Ipoh Double Track and Electrification, Malaysia


Other experience:

  • Lead Audit of Network Rail Annual Return to the Office of the Rail Regulator, UK
  • Technical Evaluation  for the IFC of the Manila Line 1 extension bid for the Swiss Challenge process, Philippines
  • Project Turnaround Audit of the first phase of the Rawang – Ipoh Double Track project for the Government of Malaysia
  • Management Buyout of the Northern Trains Franchise UK
  • Support to the Southern Railway Franchise in the UK for the successful bid by GoVia group
  • Provided Project oversight for a portfolio of projects in the UK and US for promoters including TfL, FTA and LA Metro.
  • Review, leadership and input into bids by various contractors and designers including the Line 1 extension in Lima, Peru, Auckland CRL Scheme, New Zealand, Melbourne Metro, NW Rail Link Sydney, Australia and independent design and safety verification for the Agility Group bid for the Saudi Land-bridge project.


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