Unipart Rail and Freightliner win FTA Award
Most Innovative Company of the Year awarded to SmartServe depot in Crewe

By Paul Markwell
14 December 2017 16:47:37



On the 13th of December Unipart Rail and Freightliner won the Most Innovative Company of the Year at the FTA Awards for the SmartServe solution provided at the Freightliner depot in Crewe.



The Freight Transport Association is an organisation that brings together leaders from across the supply ch...

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Demonstrating innovation at the RVE Exhibition
Unipart Rail exhibited Aqueous Guard and Fiber Protector that maintain a vehicle''s presentation and reduce cleaning costs

By Paul Markwell
03 November 2017 13:20:56



Unipart Rail exhibited at the RVE Exhibition which took place in early October at Pride Park in Derby....

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Unipart Rail joins the Railway Industry Supplier Approval Scheme (RISAS)
The first company to be certified to the S02 module that covers Products Groups Procurement, Storage and Transport Processes

By Paul Markwell
12 October 2017 07:01:27



Unipart Rail are the latest in a long list of railway industry suppliers to be certified by the Railway Industry Supplier Approval Scheme (RISAS), run by RSSB. They are the first to have been certified to the S02 module that covers Products Groups Procurement, Storage and Transport Processes.

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Unipart Rail wins Rail Freight Innovation Award
Innovation and Technical Development Award won in combination with Freightliner.

By Paul Markwell
13 September 2017 09:17:12



Unipart Rail has won the Innovation and Technical Development Award at the 2017 Rail Freight Group annual awards in combination with Freightliner.



The Award is for the creation of the new depot stores facility in Crewe based on a completely new operational model, called SmartServe, which in the...

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Africa Rail showcased our presence in Africa
Our stand....stood out!

By Dave Tilmouth
15 June 2017 14:25:20



Visitors to our stand were impressed...

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Unipart Rail gain significant logistics support contract with American Transport Authority
Unipart Rail have been appointed as the Lean Consultancy partner by MANCON

By Paul Markwell
08 March 2017 07:32:09



Unipart Rail have been appointed as the Lean Consultancy partner by MANCON, based in Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA. Likewise, MANCON have been selected by the Massachusetts Bay Transport Authority (MBTA) in Boston to support the management of its spare parts warehouses and depot stores for the regio...

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Materials Reclamation
De-mobilising Warehousing and Stores

By Dave Tilmouth
21 February 2017 13:42:36



When Alstom were planning to de-mobilise their Peterborough stores, they turned to Unipart Rail to manage the process....

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Great news to be announced
at Middle East Rail

By Tom Maxwell
27 January 2017 10:58:18



We have been working in the Middle East for a number of years, and we are very pleased that at Middle East Rail in Dubai we will be announcing details of our new office in the region....

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Anglian Water select Unipart Rail to deliver their logistics requirements for next 5 years
New 5-year Contract

By Dave Tilmouth
25 January 2017 09:57:05



Unipart Rail Ltd and Anglian Water Services Ltd (Anglian Water) have signed a 5-year contract for the delivery of logistics services across the whole of the Anglian Water operation. ...

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Siemens present supplier award to Unipart Rail
Unipart Rail have been awarded the Customer Focus and Collaboration Award by Siemens Rail Systems at their recent Supplier Recognition event.

By Paul Markwell
04 January 2017 11:48:47



Unipart Rail have been awarded the Customer Focus and Collaboration Award by Siemens Rail Systems at their recent Supplier Recognition event. This award is in recognition of the very close relationship that the two companies have to support the train maintenance activities of Siemens and in particu...

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Visit us at OHLEX 2016
Overhead Lines - Working at the Heights of Safety

By Laura Bennett
08 June 2016 08:03:52



We are exhibiting at OHLEx 2016 - The UK's Overhead Power Line & Working at Height and Safety exhibition....

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Unipart Rail and Siemens gain joint BS 11000 Certification
Collaborative working at the heart of the long term relationship

By Dave Tilmouth
18 August 2015 15:59:02



Unipart Rail and Siemens Rail Systems have formalised their long-term business relationship by gaining BS 11000 Certification for the collaborative partnership that they have formed together.

The obtaining of BS 11000 Standard for Collaborative Business Relationships reflects the robust processes a...

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New Board Appointments at Unipart Rail T&RS
Three new appointments of Sales Director, Supply Chain Director and International Business Development Director

By Dave Tilmouth
28 July 2015 15:53:20



Unipart Rail have recently announced the appointment of three new Board members for the Traction and Rolling Stock (TRS) sector of their business.

The appointments are Kevin Orton who assumes the role of Sales Director, UK and Ireland, Balazs Berki is promoted to International Business Development ...

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All I want for Christmas....
is a blockade.

By Dave Tilmouth
09 June 2015 08:59:29



VolkerRail were undertaking a Christmas ‘blockade’ - where a section of track is closed down to enable refurbishment - and required continuous supply of materials over the period 24th to 28th December.

Because this was an unexpected demand with a tight schedule, delivery failures were not an option....

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Unipart Rail scoops Collaborative Working Award
UK Rail Industry Award presented to Unipart Rail for BS 11000 Collaboration

By Dave Tilmouth
24 February 2015 11:50:41



Unipart Rail was recognised as the best in the industry for collaborative working at the prestigious UK Rail Industry Awards (UKRIA) on the 19th February as they scooped the Collaborative Working Award.

The 2015 UK Rail Industry Awards are presented from a cross-industry panel of independent judges...

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Unipart Rail at Middle East Rail 2015
Supporting the Growth of the GCC Rail Sector

By Tom Maxwell
18 February 2015 12:54:52



Unipart Rail will be exhibiting at Middle East Rail 2015. Our Stand is within the UKTI Pavilion stand I34.

Held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, the expo is co-located with the region's leading conference on railway development strategy and technology for Government, rail...

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A busy week in SE Asia and Australia
The first week in May saw our Australasia Team at two Rail Exhibitions – 3500 miles apart!

By Dave Tilmouth
29 April 2014 14:04:40



Two busy weeks and three tired colleagues! Both CORE in Adelaide and Rail Solutions Asia were busy exhibitions for our team in Australasia. We had lots of visitors finding out more about our technical innovations and supply chain services.

Thank you to everyone who visited us at the shows....

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Complete Level Crossings
A New Modular Approach

By Dave Tilmouth
14 October 2013 08:39:57



In this month's Rail Infrastructure our approach to Modular Level Crossings has been featured.

In response to the Network Rail challenge for a modular railway, Unipart Rail continues to work in collaboration with the nominated level crossing contractors. As a result, there is now a complete facility...

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The Fast Track Route
For Railway Industry Suppliers

By Nicola Holt
18 March 2013 11:59:09



Increasingly, the industry is facing strong cost-down pressures and the easy response is to ‘squeeze’ suppliers to reduce prices. But is this really the best way to reduce product and service costs?

Unipart Rail has an approach to ‘cost down’ that helps our partners in the supply chain identify ways...

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Innovating your Supply Chain
Using technologies to improve performance

By Nicola Holt
02 January 2013 11:18:48



Innovating your Supply Chain

Unipart Rail offers a unique and wide range of specialist services to the rail project market, working with key clients such as Atkins, Invensys, Carillion, Balfour Beatty, Keltbray Network Rail. We have developed a tailored menu of services to assist and support project...

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Looking at Logistics
Increase efficiency & improve reliability in delivery performance

By Nicola Holt
13 December 2012 15:51:11



Unipart Rail offers a unique and wide range of specialist services to the rail project market, working with key clients such as Atkins, Balfour Beatty, Carillion, Keltbray, Invensys and Network Rail. We have developed a tailored menu of services ideal to assist and support project contractors in the...

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Innotrans Innovation
Unipart Rail at Innotrans 2012

By Dave Tilmouth
04 October 2012 15:14:05



As usual, Innotrans was bigger and more impressive than ever and we have returned, a little footweary, to make progress on the new business opportunities we have identified there.

There was plenty of interest in our stand with both the refurbished Bogie and impressive new iLS Signal attracting rail ...

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