Will we see you at Railtex?
We've got lots to talk about!

By Dave Tilmouth
27 April 2017 08:35:50

New technologies are the lifeblood of the railways and at Unipart Rail we're bringing lots of new ideas into our portfolio....

Technology and Supply Chain Optimisation
Another successful Innotrans

By Dave Tilmouth
23 September 2016 12:29:16

The four day show has been a great success for us - both for new contacts and for meeting with existing partners....

Did you STOP and see us at Rail Live?
Unipart Rail, Unipart Dorman and Park Signalling exhibit together

By Dave Tilmouth
27 June 2016 14:35:52

A great couple of days at Long Marston...

The Latest in Signal Mounting Technology is Delivered
Assisted Lift Trunnion from Unipart Dorman

By Graham Scott
07 June 2016 16:07:36

The first deliveries of the new Unipart Dorman Assisted Lift Trunnion (ALT) were recently made for re-signalling works at Banbury in Oxfordshire....

More interest at Infrarail
The Unipart Dorman Assisted Lift Trunnion was a show highlight

By Dave Tilmouth
22 April 2016 11:18:34

We demonstrated the Assisted Lift Trunnion, Unipart Dorman iLS, CLS Lite, SPARTA Relay Test Unit and the Level Crossing in Box...

We make the RIA shortlist - for 3 awards
Unipart Rail and Unipart Dorman are shortlisted

By Laura Bennett
18 November 2015 15:58:31

Unipart Rail and Unipart Dorman have been shortlisted for 3 awards at the UK Rail Industry Awards 2016....

Delivering Information Sessions for..
Integrated Lightweight Signal Post Lifting Winch

By Graham Scott
17 November 2015 10:41:55

As part of Unipart Dorman's commitment to providing excellent through-life support on the full range of its products, a number of informative product demonstrations have recently been delivered both at customer training centres and at the Unipart Dorman factory in Southport, Merseyside....

Lightweight Signals from Unipart Dorman are endorsed 'Self Cleaning' by Network Rail
Unipart Dorman Lightweight Signals, iLS and CLS LITE have now been designated ‘maintenance free’

By Nicola Holt
09 November 2015 10:08:30

Our most recent innovation, has been recognised by Network Rail in the ROSE report - September 2015 NR/SIG/10665/Mod 001, using cutting edge materials technology and design, the Unipart Dorman Lightweight Signals, iLS and CLS LITE have now been designated ‘maintenance free’.

We are delighted wi...

Improving Rural Road Safety
with VAS signage from Unipart Dorman

By Nicola Holt
28 October 2015 13:00:23

Three people died on country roads every day last year....

With over 1000 people killed and over 9000 seriously injured on our country roads in 2014, highlighting the dangers ahead and making our roads safer is paramount*....

Staying Ahead of the Curve
British Columbia pilot directional LED Chevrons

By Laura Bennett
19 October 2015 10:51:20

The British Columbia Ministry of Transport are piloting a new dynamic curve warning system using Unipart Dorman's directional LED Chevrons. The chevrons combine steady burn LED visibility enhancement techniques for the driver with radar speed detection of approaching traffic, to provide drivers with...

Celebrating our commitment to continually improving road worker safety
Unipart Dorman ConeLITE is 21...

By Graham Scott
14 October 2015 15:24:27

A 21st Birthday is usually something most people celebrate, but chances are you won’t be raising a glass to the Unipart Dorman ConeLITE as the only time you notice them is when you are crawling through roadworks....

Plug & Play with Network Rail
Mini-expo at Westwood Event

By Dave Tilmouth
07 October 2015 13:27:33

Sudden and persistent downpours didn't dampen the messages at the Network Rail Plug & Play event at their Westwood training centre in Coventry. ...

Pennsylvania SynchroGUIDE Pilot receives positive feedback
Our innovative technology has an immediate impact

By Laura Bennett
28 September 2015 16:00:01

Over the summer we featured a story on the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission who were piloting our SynchroGUIDE technology on the westbound I76 turnpike Susquehanna River Bridge project.

The pilot was set up with support from our strategic national partner Roadsafe Traffic Systems.

We are delighted t...

Demand for Unipart Dorman DF15
King Township introduce more signs to solve speeding problems

By Laura Bennett
07 September 2015 10:05:17

Councillors in King Township have requested for more Unipart Dorman speed feedback signs to be installed to solve their speeding problems. Signs have already been installed in Nobleton and King City as a result of residents complaining about excessive speeds.

Kingscross and Hazelbury Drive in Noblet...

Unipart Dorman VATCS – Proven to reduce speeding
Our unique approach continues to deliver results

By Laura Bennett
18 August 2015 11:12:56

Unipart Dorman’s approach to LED based vehicle activated traffic calming with VATCS is unique in North America.

The consistency and clarity of our approach and the long term benefits are something that we are very proud to be able share with our continually expanding client pool. Since introduction ...

Working in partnership with Roadsafe Traffic Systems
Our commitment to improving road safety with SynchroGUIDE

By Laura Bennett
29 July 2015 11:41:32

Unipart Dorman are delighted to have signed a national strategic partner alliance with Roadsafe Traffic Systems. The partnership will support the promotion of the SynchroGUIDE, our innovative Work Zone taper wireless LED sequential warning light system.

The technology is already an established bench...

Increasing Safety with Posted Speed Limit VATCS
Pennsylvania State DOT commence field evaluation

By Laura Bennett
06 July 2015 10:03:17

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation have recently kicked off a field testing performance evaluation of the Posted Speed Limit VATCS in Allentown, PA.

Unipart Dorman were in attendance at the installation event of 2 new signs on Basin Street, supported by our local partner Traffic Calming U...

Turning a problem into a solution in less than 24 hours
Unipart Dorman rise to the challenge

By Laura Bennett
30 June 2015 10:29:41

When one of Unipart Dorman's customers realised they needed a critical piece of equipment, the team rose to the challenge and pulled out all the stops in order to deliver trackside within 24 hours.

A major customer of Unipart Dorman, one of the UK's leading LED signalling and information systems pro...

Pro B LITE to feature on Firestore.com
Innovative technology designed to increase safety

By Laura Bennett
23 June 2015 13:19:49

1996 - the Dawn of e-Commerce: The explosive growth of Witmer Public Safety Group, Inc. began when firefighter Jim Witmer and his family launched HelmetPartsSource.com - one of the first online stores specifically for firefighters.

Before long they launched TheFireStore.com and began to change the w...

Counterfeit Exposed
What is the true cost of buying counterfeit?

By Laura Bennett
10 June 2015 10:38:19

We have probably all seen the touts ambling down the beach toward us whilst on holiday, adorned in the latest 'Joakley' sunglasses, arms covered in 'TAG Hour' and 'Blightling' watches and draped with 'Hermiss' scarves and 'Channel' belts. Some of them may be very convincing copies, so why not have s...

Unipart Dorman exhibits at Railtex 2015
Excellent feedback received on new products and innovations

By Laura Bennett
20 May 2015 13:34:43

Unipart Dorman exhibited at Railtex 2015 which took place from 12th - 14th May at the NEC in Birmingham.

Recognised as the largest rail exhibition in the UK, Railtex provided us with an ideal platform to highlight our extensive capabilities in design, manufacturing and innovation and we received exc...

Unipart Dorman awarded distinction in top International Safety Awards
Recognising our commitment to health and safety

By Laura Bennett
16 March 2015 14:27:33

Unipart Dorman has been awarded an International Safety Award with distinction by the British Safety Council, in recognition of our commitment to keeping our workers and workplaces healthy and safe during the 2014 calendar year.

This fantastic achievement clearly demonstrates our dedication and comm...

Modular Signalling from Unipart Dorman - setting the standard for the future
Our innovative modular signalling range has been featured in the February edition of Rail Professional Magazine as part of a Signalling Solutions feature.

By Laura Bennett
16 February 2015 10:48:58

Modular Signalling was developed as a result of the challenge posed to the industry by Network Rail, requesting innovative solutions to reduce costs of re-signalling projects for rural railways.

Signalling Solutions, in collaboration with Unipart Dorman, rose to the challenge and are now setting the...

Unipart Dorman recognised for innovation
As featured in The Rail Engineer

By Laura Bennett
18 December 2014 16:21:31

Unipart Dorman has been highlighted as one of the best known names in the rail market to be attending Railtex in 2015, as featured in the December edition of The Rail Engineer.

The exhibition, which takes place from the 12th – 14th May at the NEC, Birmingham, is one of the UK’s largest rail exhibiti...

Road Expo 2014
Unipart Dorman demonstrate innovation in Road Safety

By Dave Tilmouth
30 October 2014 14:14:10

Unipart Dorman exhibited at Road Expo Scotland 2014, which took place on Wednesday 5th and Thursday 6th November at the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh.

The show was an ideal platform for us to demonstrate our knowledge and expertise in the Traffic Management and Road Safety Market and we received ...

Unipart Dorman’s lightweight signals strike the right chord
Delivering benefits to the Todmorden Curve project

By Dave Tilmouth
10 July 2014 15:00:04

The benefits of Unipart Dorman’s lightweight signals have been featured in the industry publication ‘the rail engineer’.

The feature focuses on the Todmorden Curve project, a £9.6 million initiative to relay the curve which was originally severed in 1972. This project is being run via a joint collab...

Busy days at Rail Live
Good weather prevailed for the two-day event

By Dave Tilmouth
20 June 2014 09:32:41

If you were at Rail Live 2014, then you'll share our excitement at this brilliant new addition to the rail calendar.

The event was massive, and because it was a technology event rather than an 'exhibition', many of the displays were hands-on and interactive. On our stand, we had the new OLE aluminiu...

Unipart Dorman Exhibited at InfraRail
Did you see us at Earls Court 2, London

By Dave Tilmouth
15 May 2014 10:08:39

The UK's definitive rail infrastructure event took place at Earls Court 2, London from 20th and 22nd May 2014.

Now in its 10th edition InfraRail is a unique opportunity for the market to gather, discuss innovations, network and learn about what is on the agenda for the industry.

Unipart Dorman demon...

Unipart Dorman Head to the States
Unipart Dorman Attending RSSI between 29th Sept & 2nd Oct 2013

By Nicola Holt
13 September 2013 11:05:41

We are delighted to announce that Unipart Dorman will be attending the 53rd Annual RSSI CS Exhibition. The 2013 exhibition will be taking place between 29th September and 2nd October in the Indianapolis Convention Centre, Indianapolis home of the world famous Indy 500.

For 53 years, RSSI has establi...

Plug&Play with Network Rail
Presentations at three Network Rail events

By Dave Tilmouth
26 July 2013 11:28:51

During July 2013, Unipart Rail's 'PlugPlay' systems response to Network Rail's Modular Railway challenge was demonstrated at three Network Rail events.

At the Network Rail training school at Westwood, we had a display of location cases complete with the Unipart Rail designed and manufactured interfa...

Simpler, Speedier, Superior Solutions for Signalling
CLSLITE- Third Generation Signalling Technology

By Nicola Holt
26 June 2013 11:17:57

In this month's edition of Rail Infrastructure there is a feature on the latest generation of Unipart Dorman signalling - the CLSLITE.

Stepping up to Network Rail's challenge to accelerate innovation is the core focus of Unipart Dorman, delivering significant technological developments technological...

New Unipart Dorman LED Signalling Handbook
An Essential for any Signalling Project

By Nicola Holt
27 September 2012 10:00:18

LED signalling and indication has taken the rail industry by storm, and the use of LED is now the norm. Unipart Dorman has been at the forefront of the development of the technologies since 2001. We have now created Issue 10 of the Unipart Dorman LED Signalling Handbook, packed with useful LED Signa...

Signalling for the Future
The Unipart Dorman iLS

By Nicola Holt
31 August 2012 13:50:21

Unipart Dorman, the leading LED signal innovator, has received Network Rail acceptance on its revolutionary integrated Lightweight Signal (iLS). The signal has been developed in close connection with the industry by the design engineering team at Unipart Dorman, and represents a significant technolo...

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