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Rail Operations

VolkerRail’s Rail Operations team is made up of over 90 highly skilled and experienced staff, all well versed in taking lead roles on all manner of worksites - big and small - covering every corner of the UK.

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We pride ourselves on providing the right person for the right job, and staff with a ‘Can-Do’ attitudes, which has been paramount to our success.

The site roles covered by our rail operations team include:

  • SWL2
  • Nominated persons
  • Authorised persons
  • Crane controllers
  • Machine controllers
  • Points operators
  • Level crossing attendants
  • Protection controllers
  • Lookouts
  • Site warden
  • POS representatives

Planning and integration functions

Ensuring compliance with 019 standard, the Rail Operations team fully integrates into the planning process.

With years of planning experience, coupled with a large contingent of responsible managers to call upon for the smooth running of planning functions of any size of project, the team can oversee all link-ups between project integration to area planning meetings, attendance of possession and whiteboard meetings.

Combined, we and have built a team to lead all project possession critical meetings.