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

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.

building information modelling

Building Information Modelling

By introducing the use of BIM practices at the development stages of a project, we are able to structure our client’s processes and ensure that all designs are compliant throughout the project lifecycle.

tender and bid management

Tender and Bid Management

Our flexible approach enables us to find the best solution to satisfy the bid requirement and provides a clear approach to the execution of the tender works to the satisfaction of the end user.

constructability

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.

3d modelling

Visualisations

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.

News

Simon’s Part in Community Work is Featured in the Local Press

D2 Rail’s Planning Director, Simon Blair, has been helping his local Covid-19 Mutual Aid community in Marple, which has a high population of people aged 70 and over, by providing technical support to help in the efficient management of the…

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Capacity Planning Manager Recruited by D2 Rail

D2 Rail is pleased to welcome Andy Pepworth to our Planning and Scheduling Team, in the position of Capacity Planning Manager. Andy’s role as Capacity Planning Manager, will focus on timetable development and performance modelling, which is a new area…

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D2 Rail Hires a Software Development Manager

We are pleased to confirm the appointment of Matt Sykes to the D2 Rail team, in the position of Software Development Manager. Matt will be based at our King Street, Manchester HQ, and will manage and oversee the development of…

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A New Recruit for our Information Management Team

D2 Rail are pleased to welcome Sarah Lomax. She will be based at our King Street HQ, to provide support for our Information Management team on current and future projects, and will report into Rebecca Pratt, Information Manager. Sarah has…

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Case Studies

Planning of route-wide survey delivery – Transpennine Route Upgrade

Introduction The Alliance engaged D2 Rail’s Planning team to coordinate and manage the various survey delivery programmes, which would help to inform the design deliverables across the route. This involved our team of Planners working with multiple supply chain partners…

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Management of Statutory Utility Assets – TRU West of Leeds

As part of the Transpire Alliance, D2 Rail’s Utilities Management team was appointed in 2018 to oversee the management of statutory utility assets for the section of route between Manchester Victoria and Leeds.

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Track Renewal Animation – Coventry Nuckle

In support of their tender submission, TXM Rail commissioned D2 Rail’s Visualisations team to produce a construction sequence Animation, showing the methodology required to deliver the Coventry Nuckle Project.

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Manchester Airport 4th Platform

Our Utilities team were contacted by Network Rail, who having made the decision to bring forward the proposed 2018 completion date for the fourth platform at Manchester Airport railway station, would require our expertise to manage and co-ordinate the diversion of utilities.

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