Rail 2021-02-17T15:51:13+00:00

Waterman Aspen provides clients with high calibre professional staff on secondment to help cover peaks in workload and fill gaps where specialist services are required. Our ability to supply our own salaried staff makes us a unique business and a leader in our field.

We have been involved in the Rail sector for many years and pride ourselves in being able to offer a range of services to clients which is testament to the skills and experience of our staff.

Our Rail team provides a wide range of secondment services covering the following areas:

  • Multidisciplinary rail engineering design and construction support
  • Programme / project management
  • Station and buildings design
  • Platforms
  • Depots and stabling yards
  • Environmental and geotechnical services
  • Transport planning
  • Rail underbridges, overbridges and footbridge design
  • Earthworks, civils and structural design
  • Rail/highway grade separation design
  • Signalling
  • Health and safety

As Network Rail look to invest billions in Britain’s railways and national projects such as HS2 begin to be delivered, we are proactively expanding our team to meet the increasing demand for staff support. We are looking for talented individuals from a broad range of engineering and construction backgrounds who want a career that is both challenging and fulfils their ambitions. In return we provide our staff with a commitment to industry leading training and development, including access to hundreds of online training courses in both technical and managerial disciplines.

Our Rail sector client base continues to grow and in recent times has included clients such as Network Rail, HS2, Merseytravel and First Group. In addition we have supported major consultancies such as Atkins and Arcadis with their increased involvement in the sector.

Examples of Rail sector projects that Waterman has been proud to support can be found below.

Management Team

Our Rail Sector Management Team lead and drive the development of our business across the UK.

Leading our Rail division in this way allows us to be fully engaged with clients, consultants and contractors to provide high calibre staff on secondment for as long as clients need.

Chris Wheeler is our Rail Sector lead and main point of contact nationwide. He’s been actively engaged in the sector for a number of years supporting clients, consultants and contractors.

Click here to contact Chris


We are looking for talented individuals from those just starting their careers to senior professionals, from a broad range of engineering and construction backgrounds who want a career that is both challenging and fulfils their ambitions.

Click here to register your CV and to find out more.

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