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Bagnalls has the capability to directly for Network Rail, safely interfacing with the rail infrastructure. Our robust competency management system has proven systems to ensure that we can undertake and deliver painting works safely within the rail network.

As railway contractors, we have teams of directly employed painting personnel who have both PTS (Personal Track Safety) and ICATS (Industrial Coatings Applicator Training Scheme) training, which means that they have the safety awareness and technical competence to work on the rail network. We work successfully for Principal Contractors, Train Operating companies (TOCS) and Network Rail.

Our railway contractor project teams are capable of managing large and complex projects which may cover large geographical areas and many stations, bridges, depots and other rail sites. We work collaboratively with our customers to ensure that projects are delivered to budget and complex programming is met.

We are able to coordinate working under Network Rail during lineside, on or near the line conditions, under possessions, isolations or line blocks, to safely carry out work on station canopies, bridges and platform edge lining.

We demonstrated our project capability whilst working under blockade at York Station for Network rail.


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with your project?

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on 01274 714 800

We know that one of the most important aspects of working within the rail industry is to understand the needs of passengers and customer relations. We work with our customers and their staff to ensure they are able to do their job without interruption and safeguard passengers and staff during any work that we are carrying out.

Risk management and ensuring safe systems of work in rail environments is paramount. With our rail management systems, trained and experienced staff and site based personnel, we concur with Network Rail’s objective of ‘Everyone home safe everyday’.

Our expertise covers:

  • Station painting and redecoration works
  • Abrasive blasting
  • Mechanical preparation
  • Application of protective coatings
  • Platform lining
  • Minor pre-paint repairs
  • Infrastructure painting to rail bridges
  • Anti-graffiti coatings

Think we can help
with your project?

or call Head Office
on 01274 714 800