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Vital Rail Projects: Building the Future of UK Rail Infrastructure
Welcome to Vital Rail Projects, the dynamic Projects division of Vital Human Resources Ltd. We are a major support services provider dedicated to working in partnership with works delivery, shaping the future of the UK rail infrastructure.
Our Experienced Management Team At Vital Rail Projects, our success is driven by an experienced management team that has played pivotal roles in some of the UK’s most high-profile rail projects. Their expertise ensures the seamless execution and success of every endeavour we undertake.
Collaboration with Vital Contingent Labour In collaboration with the Vital Contingent Labour division, we have unparalleled access to a talent pool of over 3,000 sponsored staff. Supported by a fleet of 300 vehicles, our projects are executed under the vigilant supervision of our dedicated Health, Safety, Quality, and Environment (HSQE) teams and support services professionals.
The Vital Advantage What sets Vital Rail Projects apart is not just the scale of our resources but the efficiency and excellence with which we deploy them. Our projects benefit from a seamless integration of manpower, machinery, and management, ensuring timely and successful completion.
Commitment to Health, Safety, and Quality Safety is at the core of everything we do. Our dedicated HSQE teams work rigorously to uphold the highest standards, ensuring a secure working environment for our staff and the successful delivery of every project.
Our Fleet and Support Services Backed by a fleet of 300 vehicles, we ensure swift and reliable transportation of personnel and equipment to project sites. Our support services teams are committed to providing the necessary infrastructure and assistance to keep our projects running smoothly.
Choose Vital Rail Projects for a partnership that combines experience, resources, and a commitment to excellence in building the future of UK rail infrastructure.
We deliver work packages as a principal or subcontractor. Services include:
  • Developing, planning and delivery

  • Survey and design

  • Supporting, management, and engineering compliance

  • Supply of skilled railway personnel

  • Welding

Planning and Delivery
  • End to end programming of delivery (Adherence to DWWP protocol, GRIP / GRIP4Track)

  • Project reporting; real time / detailed project updates

  • Experienced track renewal team – management, supervisory staff, engineering team and welding

Survey and Design
  • P-Way, topographic survey and design packages

  • CRE duties

  • IDC/IDR adherence and compliance

Maintenance needs3

Vital Rail Projects service maintenance needs of key clients, on support and distribution of P-Way maintenance based activities, inclusive of planning and hand back duties.

  • Refurbish (Maintain)

  • S and C refurbishment

  • Spot re-sleeper

  • Re-padding

  • Wet-bed rectification

  • Re-railing / welding / stressing

Small to medium renewal projects

Vital Rail Projects offer developing, planning and delivering small to medium renewal projects, through design, construction and handback.  Including survey and design, planning and management of access and engineering haulage, through clients asset management plan protocol.

  • Renew (GRIP phased construction)

  • P-Way, drainage survey and design

  • Re-rail / re-sleeper / re-ballast

  • UTX installation

  • IBJ installation / recovery

Support, Management and Engineering services

Vital Rail Projects offer a range of supporting, management, and engineering compliance services, including; S&T installation, SMTH and SWTH testing, P-Way and S&T CRE duties, track monitoring, track hand back and engineering support services for setting out, excavation control, tamping and stressing.

  • Support services

  • CRE services

  • S&T testing and commissioning

  • Critical rail temperature management

  • Track monitoring, planning and delivering

  • Level crossing removal / installation

  • P-Way engineering / supervision / hand back

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