Rail Resources

We supply rail human resources to get rail projects back on track.

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Softech Rail holds RISQs accreditation as a supplier of human resources for the rail sector. Our expertise lies in labor provision, rail-related job placements, and comprehensive project resource solutions across the UK, India, and Australia.

We excel in delivering various recruitment models, including contract, full-time, contingency, and retained recruitment services. Our focus is on providing seasoned, proficient, and operationally-prepared rail resources for contingent, project-based, and RPO solutions throughout the entire project lifecycle.

Licensed Designers, Verifiers

Installers, TIC and Site Surveyors

Civils and Construction Engineers

Signalling, Track and Systems Engineers

CREs and Senior Project Engineers

Electrical and Telecommunication Engineers

Rail Resources on your terms

Working closely with line managers, we deeply understand role specifications, seamlessly integrating into the client’s operations during the hiring process. Our daily rate payment structure aids in managing cash flow during specific project-related staff demands, eliminating lengthy hiring procedures and notice periods.

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Maximise your ROI, minimise your costs

Ensuring compliance within the industry is our priority, particularly distinguishing roles falling within or outside IR35 regulations. For roles within IR35, we exclusively collaborate with compliant umbrella companies, guaranteeing appropriate tax obligations are met.

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Capabilities of our Rail Resources

    • IRSE Licensed Designers, verifiers principle design engineers 
    • Civils and Construction Engineers
    • Senior Project Engineers/CRE, design manager, project managers
    • Installers, Testers, Tester-In-Charge (TIC), Signalling Sighting chairperson, Site Surveyors
    • Signalling, Track and Systems Engineers
    • Electrical and Telecommunication Engineers
    • Surveyors
    • Tunnelling Designer/Supervisors
    • RAMS, Health and Safety professionals
    • Design Engineers for Rail and other disciplines
    • Development and Production Engineers
    • Draughters
    • Electrical/Mechanical Fitters and welders
    • Inspectors/Supervisors
    • Planning and Production Engineers
    • Protection Personnel
    • Surface Mount Operators
    • Test Engineers

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.

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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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