“Safety, expertise and professionalism are at the core of our Construction and Civils division. Our workforce has vast experience working on rail and civils projects and we consistently achieve high levels of customer satisfaction.”

Dave Bamford, Head of Construction and Civils

Our diverse and skilled workforce has extensive knowledge of rail and civils construction principles. We work hard to ensure the success of the most complex projects, resulting in an unrivalled reputation for quality, safety and reliability.

Construction and Civils Capabilities

Our capabilities include, but are not limited to;

  • Excavation work
  • Drainage work
  • Ducting & cable troughing
  • Reinforced concrete bases
  • Retaining walls
  • Concrete and stone access/haul roads
  • Kerbing and paving
  • Fencing
  • Track access solutions
  • Road Rail Access Points (RRAP)
  • Level crossing works
  • UTX/URX and platform works

Highly Trained, Competent and Experienced Workforce

Our multi-skilled teams are highly trained, competent and have extensive experience working on a wide range of rail and civils projects. All of our workforces hold either Personal Track Safety (PTS), Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) and Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS) competencies.

Investment in Training and Competencies

Specific training, dependent on the job role, such as Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) and Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS), is undertaken to supplement their core skills.

Extensive investment in relevant training and competencies gives our customers confidence in the package of works we are delivering; from ancillary Civils to PTS based projects.

Contact Construction and Civils Division

Contact us today on 0330 113 0004 to find out more about our Construction and Civil services. Our experienced team, led by Dave Bamford, are available to discuss your next project.

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Dave Bamford
Head of Construction & Civils

Dave is Head of Construction & Civils and leads a multi-skilled team which are highly trained, competent and have extensive experience working on a wide range of Rail and Civils projects. David and his team have earned a reputation for safety, expertise and professionalism. The team are particularly adept at providing a variety of Track Access solutions including; Road Rail Access Points (RRAP), Level crossing work, UTX/URX and platform works for Network Rail, Tier 1 and Tier 2 contractors regularly. In addition to this, they also work with Local Authorities and commercial clients across the UK.

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Delivering on time and on budget

RSS Infrastructure were tasked by ABC Electrification to replace traditional rail sleepers.

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“RSSI personnel who worked to recover the IBJ’s were faultless and brilliant guys to work with, they are a credit to the S&T division at RSSI.”

Brian Watterson – Signalling Supervisor Phase 5 at S&C North Alliance

“RSSI personnel who were involved with the works at Northam had to work through some of the worst weather conditions I have seen and continued to keep spirits high and had a fantastic work attitude allowing for the project to continue.”

Chris Courtenay – Signalling Supervisor (Infrastructure) for Colas Rail

“I would like to thank RSS for their work so far on the blockade at Northam, they have been great.”

Andrew Woolliss – Project Engineer (Wessex) S&C – Infrastructure

“Thanks to RSSI we are on top of all movements every day with nothing outstanding. ”

Ryan Steel – Field Engineer (OLE England) at Amey

“RSSI assisted in the cable running shifts, preparation work including changeovers of the 8 x track circuits and the 10c, 27c and 4 x 48c lineside cables. Their quality of work, attitude and work ethic has been absolutely spot on. ”

Dan Palmer – Installation and Construction Engineer at Carillion Signalling

“Being able to work during the day with trains still running is fantastic for team fatigue. The use of an ATWS installed for the duration makes the job even safer and removes the need for Lookouts. Thanks to the guys from RSSI for installing and managing for us.”

Robert Woods – Senior Project Manager at Amey

“The RSSI personnel who worked on the Bilston Road Track Renewal project have been exceptional and played a major part in ensuring the works were completed on time and to budget.”

Paul Brown – Project Director for Midland Metro Alliance

“The RSSI Arboriculture Team did a great job in completing the job safely and efficiently as planned. The feedback from my site supervisor was very good, he said that all exclusion zone were enforced and adhered to and appropriate PPE was used for the task. ”

Ameer Ibrahim – Senior Project Manager for Colas

“The De-Veg works that the Arboriculture team undertook was to a very high standard, the site looks 100% better and everybody my end is really happy with the service you provided. ”

Jamie Gibbons – Site Manager for S&C Alliance

“I have had a good walk along the fence line and I am very happy with the work carried out. All the over hanging trees and Limbs have been removed. Very good work. ”

Mike Gibson – Terminal Manager for Associated British Ports

Infrastructure Solutions

  • Overhead Line Electrification (OLE)
  • Track Warning Services
  • Welding
  • Signalling Services
  • Resource & Recruitment
  • Recruitment
  • Construction & Civils
  • Magnetic Track Safety Solutions
  • Track Access & Lighting
  • Vegetation Management
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