Bespoke Programme Management Solutions for Mainline and Mass Transit Rail

SERVICES

Project Controls

Project Controls

Our proven project controls function which, through robust reporting and sound programme management protocols, has allowed us to successfully support programmes of work that meet and exceed the clients requirements.

planning and scheduling

Planning and Scheduling

We provide efficient construction planning ensuring early, continuous and consistent integration of construction knowledge into the conceptual planning, design, construction and operations of a project.

Information Management

Our track record of delivering holistic management of project information is second to none. Understanding the challenges and complexities, allows us to setup and maintain an appropriate system.

Capacity Planning

Whether it is timetable development, capacity analysis, performance analysis or operational advice our team are experienced in all areas of capacity planning. We offer a unique blend of experience and bespoke software solutions to provide both traditional and innovative solutions.

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Constructability

Our constructability services allow us to continually evaluate railway solutions to determine impacts on project cost, schedule, function, and suitability.

Utilities Management

We deliver consultancy services for schemes that have requirements for utility infrastructure. We provide advice and recommendations on new and existing utility services for projects covering, rail, highways, airports and new developments.

Digital Technology

Offering a vast range of visualisation techniques, from supporting client design phases, to consent and tender submissions, D2 Rail believe in the real added value of visualisation and its multiple features and benefits.

Risk & Value Management

Risk Management adds the most value when it is integrated in project life. That is why it is important to remove it from the silo and start embedding with other processes and procedures.

News

D2 Rail Support Mind in Charity Bingo and Quiz Fundraiser

At D2 Rail our employees physical and mental health is paramount. We have a Health and Safety working group that make sure we work safely, and understand how to assess situations, and challenge anything we deem to be unsafe. We…

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D2 Rail supports the Mustard Tree’s Easter Campaign ‘The Easter Egg Shop ‘n’ Drop!’

After the great success of the ‘Fill a Crate for Christmas’ campaign, the Mustard Tree decided to continue to spread some joy during the Easter season. After discovering that many families relied on the Mustard Tree community shop as a…

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D2 Presents at Salford University on the benefits of project management tools in construction

Last week, Neeraj Ajit Sukumaran form our Project Controls team attended a Teams call with Salford University to present to MSc Construction Management and Building Information Modelling  students. The presentation focused on the benefits of project management tools in construction…

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Life as an Apprentice – Blog #1

D2 Rail recently took on it’s first apprentice within the Utilities Team. We will be posting regular updates about Tom’s progress and experiences. Over to Tom… My name is Thomas Maksymowicz and I have recently started work at D2 Rail…

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Case Studies

Northern Hub

The £350m Northern Hub project was part of Network Rail’s £1.5bn rail upgrade plan for the North of England. The multi-award-winning project has improved medium-distance connections to, and across, Manchester. It also provided additional capacity for local services in Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

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Northern Hub

The project saw the construction of a new rail viaduct, providing (for the first time in history) a direct link between Manchester’s three main line stations (Piccadilly, Oxford Road and Victoria Station).

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Gosforth Depot Development Scheme

Bam Nuttall presented D2 Rail with the challenge of providing a working programme for the design and development of the Gosforth depot, incorporating key delivery/decommissioning dates for new/old rolling stock.

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W3 TWAO

In September 2018, D2 Rail were asked to provide planning support for the delivery of the TWAO (Transport Works Act Order) application to support the proposed improvements to the railway between Huddersfield and Westtown (Dewsbury).

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