Rail Infrastructure

Looking after rail infrastructure and historic railway structures is a large part of our service provision. Engineering Consultancy Services Limited has the capability and capacity to design, develop, and deliver fully integrated rail engineering solutions.

We provide a comprehensive range of services to address our client’s specific requirements, from early stage feasibility works, conceptual design, and option selection, to detailed design and construction support. Clients benefit from our flexible and collaborative approach, and having a single, multi–disciplinary provider to develop and deliver their schemes from concept to completion.

In addition, ECSL provide project management, maintenance and asset management services, planning supervisor and contract supervision services and a broad range of consultancy services. We can therefore assist with whole life project management, incorporating the management and technical services required to optimise the performance of the operating railway and its associated assets.

Design Services

  • Feasibility studies
  • Conceptual design
  • Single option selection
  • Preliminary design
  • Detailed design
  • Design and construction management
  • Design checking services (inc. Eurocode designs)
  • Station buildings design
  • Platform remodelling and extensions
  • Access for All schemes
  • Rail underbridge and overbridge design
  • Permanent Way design and gauging
  • Station and infrastructure footbridge design
  • Culvert design
  • Underpass design
  • Associated lineside civils designs
  • Value engineering
  • Procurement strategies

Maintenance and Asset Management

  • Inspection and investigation
  • Defect analysis, investigation and remediation advice
  • Structural assessment
  • Dynamic analysis
  • Asset review
  • Advice on residual life of structures
  • Development of maintenance strategies
  • Materials advice
  • Strengthening programmes
  • Whole life costing
  • Remaining Useful Life asset assessments