BWB Consulting has been involved with light and heavy rail related infrastructure for many years. In 2017, we joined the CAF Group, an international rail services provider and manufacturer, which has led to the enhancement of our capability in this sector. Now a RISQS accredited consultancy, BWB offers multi-disciplinary railway system design solutions to the UK rail industry. Using the latest digital design technology, we provide building, civils, electrification, signalling, telecommunications and permanent way services throughout GRIP Stages 1 to 8.

Related Projects

Rail Gauge Compatibility Projects

BWB Consulting has been appointed by CAF, the international rail services provider and manufacturer, to help prove its new trains meet UK rail compatibility requirements. The Spanish firm has secured ...

Key contacts: Andy Passmore

HSBC Headquarters, Birmingham

BWB Consulting has delivered multi-disciplinary engineering and environmental services for HSBC's new headquarters in Birmingham city centre. The 210,000 sq ft building forms the first phase of the 9....

Key contacts: Mark Jones

iPort, Doncaster

BWB Consulting is proud to be part of the team delivering the exciting £400 million iPort logistics development in Doncaster. The 700-acre scheme has outline planning consent for up to 6 million sq f...

Key contacts: Bouziane Boukhateb

iPort Rail Freight Terminal

BWB Consulting has played an important role in developing the design of a state-of-the-art intermodal rail freight terminal at the 337-acre iPort logistics park in Doncaster. The 35-acre facility can ...

Key contacts: Bouziane Boukhateb

Midlands Metro Safety Review

BWB has recently been working closely with Midlands Metro to review their current route between Birmingham and Wolverhampton to identify any safety concerns along the route. Light rail currently falls...

Key contacts: Paul Wilson

South Wales Mainline Road Bridges

BWB Consulting was commissioned by Cass Hayward to deliver engineering design services for 3 road bridge replacement schemes in Monmouthshire. The Huggets Road, Rogiet Road and LLandevenny overbridges...

Key contacts: Simon Hilditch

B4000 Bridge, Shrivenham

BWB played a key role in the successful delivery of a new bridge over the Great Western Main Line at Shrivenham, Oxfordshire. The project was part of the Great Western Electrification, with the new st...

Key contacts: Darren Hodgson

West Coast Mainline Road Bridge

BWB Consulting played an integral role in expediting the accurate and effective surveying of a Victorian road bridge in Lichfield which crossed the West Coast Mainline, one of the UK's busiest rail ro...

Key contacts: Daniel Bailey

Coleshill Manor & HS2

BWB Consulting was appointed by the IM Group in 2014 to review the impact of the HS2 railway line on the Coleshill Manor Estate which includes their recently constructed headquarters building. The est...

Key contacts: Simon Hilditch

Nottingham Express Transit Phase 2

BWB played a key role in Nottingham's NET Phase 2 tram extension, delivering transport, traffic signal and infrastructure design services. The £570m scheme has extended the lines to Chilwell and Clif...

Key contacts: Simon Hilditch

Nottingham NET light Transit

BWB Consulting provided expert traffic signals and modelling skills in reviewing and re-designing shared use traffic signal controlled junctions on the proposed tram route through Beeston town centre,...

Key contacts: David Mackrory Simon Hilditch

East Midlands Gateway

East Midlands Gateway Strategic Rail Freight Interchange delivers 6 million sq. ft. of rail and road served warehousing, creating up to 7000 jobs. The scope includes extensive highway works including ...

Key contacts: Simon Hilditch

UK Tram Light Rail Research Programme

The East Midlands Track Alliance (EMTA) is a consortium formed by BWB, Integ Solutions and Nottingham University to work with UK Tram on their Low Impact Light Rail research programme. The £3m progra...

Key contacts: David Mackrory


Name: Jonathan Wright
Job Title: Group Director - Rail

E: Jonathan.Wright@bwbconsulting.com