The Specialist Buyers Guide for Rail Supplies and Services
DMS technologies based in Romsey has supplied the rail industry with batteries for over 20 years. We are the UK’s foremost authority on Cyclon batteries and have worked with Network Rail companies to develop and supply batteries and systems for both infrastructure and on-board applications.
DMS technologies has Network Rail approval for point end switching, level crossing and general signalling batteries and battery/charger systems.
Using our experience we are able to provide technical assistance to supply up to date, modern solutions to replace historical inefficient battery and power equipment.
DMS technologies is the only UK company approved to supply Enersys Cyclon Battery Packs to the rail market.
GT Engineering based in Bedford are a sub-contract precision engineering company with CNC milling, turning, grinding and thread rolling capability.
The company, founded in 1979, provides specialised precision components for the civil, military, aerospace, medical, motorsport, rail and commercial markets. We undertake the manufacture of complete parts from 1 off to medium batch production.
We have steadily developed our capabilities in all areas and we offer a comprehensive manufacturing service to our customers at an economic cost combined with high quality and reliable delivery.
The foundation of our success is based on stringent quality control, reliability, efficient turnaround times and superior customer service.
We also specialise in the forming of rolled threads, which can enhance strength, form and quality, up to a diameter of 1”.
We hold a number of approvals including BAE Systems and ISO 9001 : 2008 accreditation.
Data Techniques have a commitment to health, safety, quality and delivery of works has made us a leading cable installation contractor within London’s Rail Transportation and Communications industries. The uniquely demanding environment that is London Underground and Docklands Light Railway requires specific delivery and management skill sets.
Data Techniques have vast experienced in the installation of signaling/communications cables and equipment, enabling the upgrade of the Jubilee, Northern, Piccadilly, District and Victoria lines signals and communications systems. Installing literally “miles” of cable each night into our projects.Our staff is fully trained and competent, holding all the required licenses and accreditations to allow Data Techniques to work successfully in this challenging environment. Data Techniques regularly manage up to 100 staff per engineering hours shift 6 nights a week on multiple projects throughout London.
Henry Williams Ltd, based in Dodsworth Street, Darlington, manufacture Railway control and railway signalling equipment.
Henry Williams Ltd is a name synonomous with Railways. The rail industry is less than sixty years older than Henry Williams Limited. The company was formed in Glasgow in 1883, just 58 years after the opening of the Darlington and Stockton Railway, manufacturing control and railway signalling equipment for the rapidly expanding railway network.
We moved to Dodsworth Street, Darlington in 1911 to be closer to our railway customers and as the railways continued to develop we moved beyond mechanically operated signalling equipment into electrical systems.
Henry Williams Ltd also supply a range of track products including Treadle switches, Fishplates and Point Clips.
Aggreko provides critical and temporary power supply solutions for all stages of railway construction and maintenance.
Site facilities: Aggreko generators are an excellent option for providing power to site offices, canteens, lighting, temporary workshops and much more.
Civils: Aggreko provides an extensive range of dehumidifiers and heating equipment suitable for all construction needs.
Utilities: Aggreko offers secure live synchronised packages to ensure continuity of power supply with full service support 24/7. An Aggreko generator will also replace the mains supply allowing critical work to be carried out on switchgear.
Tunneling: Providing vital power to boring machines is an essential factor in the success of any tunnelling project. To keep progress on track, Aggreko can provide critical power to pumping systems both HV and LV.
Operational Requirements: Utilising our extensive fleet of gas and diesel generators Aggreko can provide temporary power for: Points heating, Signalling refurbishment programmes, Sub station electrification upgrades, Station refurbishment
Power and temperature control: Aggreko has the world’s largest fleet of temporary power generation and temperature control equipment available 24/7, 365 for both planned and emergency projects.
Telemetry package: Aggreko’s unique web based asset monitoring system allows continuous checking of all equipment and functions. All alerts are received at Aggreko’s National Rental Centre, which operates 24/7, 365. The system has been specifically designed for the rail industry, relaying critical information such as fuel levels and consumption rates, diagnostic checks, load monitoring and security to prevent unauthorised movement and theft.