Electric and Power

Successfully delivering innovative lineside E&P and M&E building services across the rail network

Railway electric and power storage structure

Softech’s design team are experienced in successfully delivering a wide range of innovative lineside E&P and M&E building services projects across the railway network.

Feasability Studies

BIM and 3d Modelling


Option Selection Support

Signalling Power Distribution Design

Station Design including AfA Schemes

External and Internal Lighting Design

E&P and M&E Expertise

We can provide design support across the full PACE milestone stages from ES1-8.
We offer a wide range of design services from feasibility studies to detailed design including construction support and as built drawings.

powering of railway tracks using overhead lines

Electric and Power Capabilities:

  • Specialist Railway Electrical Design
  • Station Design including AfA Schemes
  • BIM and 3D Modelling
  • Signalling Power Distribution Design
  • Low Voltage (LV) Design
  • DNO Supplies Design
  • UPS Systems Design
  • Containment Routes / CMS Design
  • External Lighting Design
  • Internal Lighting Design
  • Lighting Control Design
  • Lighting For CCTV Design
  • Emergency Lighting Design
  • Fire Alarm Design
Rail Overhead Lines for Electric and Power showing our rail engineering team's powering solutions
    • Lightning Protection System Design
    • Station Electrical Distribution Systems and AfA Schemes
    • 750V DC supplies; substations; impedance protection systems;
    • Earthing and bonding solutions for both AC & DC scenarios;
    • Stray current design;
    • HV feeder infrastructure;
    • SCADA and pilot cable control systems;
    • Points heating and a range of other fixed plant assets.

Complete Rail Solutions

Softech Rail specialise in railway signalling design, project development, and project delivery, improving the longevity of train control systems and associated equipment. We employ the most stringent rail processes and procedures whilst minimising costs. Our designs have never received a single DRN from Network Rail despite delivering over a 100 projects. We consistently provide innovative solutions to the rail sector’s challenges. Our extensive experience in rail signalling design covers a wide spectrum, from individual signal replacements to the creation of comprehensive, complex signalling systems.

An infographic guide of the services offered by out railway engineering and design team

Delivered Projects

We have successfully delivered over 115 projects, on time and in budget over the last 18 years.

Eastbourne Siding
Softech conducted a condition assessment to confirm that the existing signalling system is capable of performing the required train movements.
Dec 5, 2023
Shenfield Station
Seamless rail systems at Shenfield Station enhanced with expert signalling design solutions. Optimise operations with precision rail design services.
Jan 11, 2023
GRIP3 and GRIP4 project development and design to build a new depot for Rail Wheel Lathe facility.
Apr 22, 2022
Western and Wales
Emergency or Temporary Speed Restrictions are imposed as measures to ensure the safety of train operations and the integrity of Rail infrastructure
Aug 15, 2020
This study was completed to assess how best to path down direction freight trains between the Midland Main Line and the proposed SRFI at Radlett.
Jan 12, 2016
Richmond Platform 3
Enhanced rail signalling for Richmond Platform 3 under LOCIP ensures efficient 5-car operations. Softech's ensures optimal design solutions.
Jul 16, 2015
Clapham Junction Platform 16
difficulties at Platform 16 in dispatching longer trains led to Softech's engagement to look into Signalling alterations to overcome operational issue...
Sep 16, 2014
Enhanced platform extension at Littlehaven for seamless 8 and 12-car services. Softech's signalling design ensures efficient rail operations.
Aug 12, 2014
Fishbourne Miniature Light (MWL) Footpath crossing had a history of misuse and vandalism causing disruption.
Apr 16, 2014
Civils/track/electrical/mechanical signalling items for replacement of turnouts at various station in BINAGC section of Jhansi division.
Mar 19, 2014

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