Railway market in United Kingdom

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Introduction to railway industry in United Kingdom

The first railroad built in Great Britain to use steam locomotives was the Stockton and Darlington, opened in 1825. When World War II began in 1939, Britain’s railroads were placed under government control. Railway operations were privatised during 1994–1997. Total rail length is 15 811 km. The track gauge is 1 435 mm.

Railway companies in United Kingdom

VTG Rail UK Ltd

VTG Rail UK Ltd, the UK's leading private rail wagon hire company.
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CrossCountry covers more of Britain than any other rail operator.
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Eversholt Rail Limited

Eversholt Rail owns UK passenger and freight rolling stock. We have over 25 years of experience in the rail industry. We currently lease trains to 10 train operators and 3 freight operators.
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Clayton Equipment Ltd

Clayton manufactures rubber-tired, diesel, trolley and hybrid locomotives for mining, tunnelling and surfaces as well as standard shunting locomotives.
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YMC Container Solutions

YMC Container Solutions has been at the forefront of ISO container manufacture, design and development in the UK for over 40 years.
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Mandy Rail Ltd

Mandy Rail Ltd is an experienced independent maintainer of rail freight wagons based in the North East of England. We maintain and repair all types of rail freight wagons throughout the UK.
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24/7 Pressure Washing

We come to you with our Mobile Unit at the time and location agreed. We use only high quality cleaning products that are safe to the environment and safe on paintwork.
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Alaine UK Limited

TRANSPORT, LOGISTICS, OVERSEAS et FREIGHT FORWARDING: our expertise in these four complementary businesses enables us to provide effective solutions to the needs of industry and retailers alike.
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DP World Southampton

As one of the country’s busiest and most successful deep-water ports, Southampton is a natural choice for a wide range of customers and trades, with facilities to handle virtually any type of cargo.
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Unipart Rail Limited

Unipart Rail are experts in Supply Chain and Technology & Product Solutions for the Rail Industry. We’re part of Unipart Group, a global business that brings together manufacturing and logistics.
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Rosehill Rail

Rosehill Rail are part of the Rosehill Polymers group of companies and they entered the rail market almost inadvertently. Level crossing systems, anti-trespass panels, edge beams etc.
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Schwihag UK Ltd.

The switch components, rail fastening systems, elastic rail fastening systems for switches, lubrication-free switches, slab track in bridge transition areas.
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Mechan Limited

We are industry leaders in the design, manufacture and delivery of handling equipment for rail depots and workshops.
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Orion High Speed Logistics

A premium on-demand delivery service, set to transform UK logistics with next generation high-speed logistics trains for optimised end-to-end delivery.
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Sabre Rail Services Ltd

Fast forward nearly 30 years and Sabre Rail are now established as the UK's leading independent rail component overhaul specialists, with a wealth of experience in mainline, high speed, freight etc.
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EBC Brakes Rail

EBC Brakes is an independently owned and managed leader in the brake market producing the largest range of brake pads and brake discs in the world.
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Huktra (UK) Limited

Established in 1981, we are a leading European Bulk Liquid Intermodal Transport Company, specialising in the movement of both hazardous and non-hazardous bulk liquids across the UK and Europe.
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British Cables Company Limited

We are one of the most respected manufacturers of high quality cables for building management, telecommunications and infrastructure applications.
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Airquick (Newark) Ltd.

We provide a diverse portfolio of products and services for rail depot and compressed air systems to clients throughout the U.K.
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Northern Railway

We are Northern, a train company in the North of England. We play a vital role by connecting tens of thousands of people to work, leisure, education and more every day.
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B. Hepworth & Co. Ltd.

Meeting the challenges of rapidly developing technology alongside the stringent demands of the rail industry, here at Hepworth Rail we built a reputation at home and abroad, synonymous with quality and reliability, continually working to maximise and expand our product range by providing fully compliant systems that include the latest standards such as IRIS, ISO9001, and EN15085 accreditations.
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Rail Products UK Ltd

Company has enjoyed great success around the globe with the design, development, and manufacture of innovative and technically advanced MEWP's. Early 2021 Rail Products relocated its European manufacturing headquarters to a modern and purpose-built factory in Poznan, Poland.
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BMAC, part of Grakon group, a subsidiary of global leaders, Methode Electronics, designs and manufactures lighting and electronic control systems in its manufacturing facility.
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Camira Transport Ltd

We design and manufacture upholstery and panel textiles for every space and sector, from commercial and education, to healthcare and hospitality, to passenger transport including bus, coach and rail.
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Craig & Derricott Limited

Established in 1922, Craig & Derricott specialise in the design, manufacture and overhaul of low voltage electrical control and switchgear, rail rolling stock components and LED lighting supplying to customers large and small around the world.
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Creactive Design Ltd.

Creactive Design Transport has over thirty years’ experience of design and design integration in the mobility sector.
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Dellner Romag Ltd

Dellner Glass Solutions combines two impressive UK production sites, between them with over 150 years’ manufacturing experience.
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E-Leather Ltd.

ELeather make sustainable materials for the planet. A global business that puts sustainability first.
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Flexicon Ltd.

Atkore Flexicon is a market leading UK manufacturer of Flexible Conduit Products and Solutions.
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G.O.S Tool & Engineering Services Ltd

GOS Tool & Engineering Services Ltd. are a market leading manufacturer of Road Rail Vehicles (RRV’s) and specialist rail infrastructure installation and maintenance equipment solutions.
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East Midlands Railway

East Midlands Railway is a train operating company in England and is the current operator of the East Midlands franchise.
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London Northwestern Railway

London Northwestern Railway is operated by West Midlands Trains Ltd, part of Transport UK Group Ltd (formerly Abellio).
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Europe's leading train and coach booking app.
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Arriva plc

At the heart of Arriva is an ambition to make passenger transport the best choice as we look to connect people within our local communities to all the things that are important to them - safely, reliably, and sustainably.
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West Midlands Railway

West Midlands Railway provides a more regional commuter service for those in the Birmingham metropolitan area, as well as calling at stations such as Shrewsbury, Wolverhampton and Hereford.
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Greater Anglia

We believe that when you travel with us, or think of travelling with us, you should expect high standards of service throughout your journey experience.
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c2c is the award-winning train operator running services between Fenchurch Street and Shoeburyness, serving 26 stations in East London and South Essex.
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Grand Central Rail

Grand Central have been running trains on the East Coast mainline since 2007 as an open access operator.
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We operate one of the busiest networks in the country, running the train service between London and Kent and parts of East Sussex, including the UK’s first domestic high speed service with Javelin trains.
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Chiltern Railways

Chiltern Railways is a train operating company in the UK. It serves 62 stations and runs 27 of them.
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Avanti West Coast

We are Avanti West Coast, and we run along the west coast mainline.
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FirstGroup plc

FirstGroup is a leading private sector provider of public transport. We provide easy and convenient mobility, improving quality of life by connecting people and communities.
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TransPennine Express

Transforming intercity train travel in the North and Scotland
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IXYS UK Westcode

IXYS has gained a worldwide reputation as a premier power semiconductor manufacturer.
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Morganite Electrical Carbon Ltd.

With our extensive range of high performance, low wear electrical rail components and industry-leading applications expertise we help our customers to optimise the performance of their rail systems.
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Fort Vale Engineering Ltd

Fort Vale Engineering Limited is the world leader in the precision manufacture of valves and fittings for the transportation of bulk liquids in the tank container, road tanker and rail industries.
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LPA Group Plc is a world leader in the design, build and supply of LED lighting, electrical connectors/connector systems, and high performance electrical components.
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Eurostar International Ltd.

Eurostar is an international high-speed rail service connecting the United Kingdom with France, Belgium and the Netherlands.
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LNER (London North Eastern Railway)

LNER is the rail company that operates on the East Coast mainline.
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Varamis Rail

Varamis rail is a new zero-carbon express rail parcel delivery service, connecting major towns & cities around the UK.
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