Babcock International Group plc

+44 (0)1698 203005

Company overview

Leading rail systems company Babcock is working to decarbonise the network and deliver critical infrastructure.

The award-winning company has adopted a ‘one-team’ approach, partnering with customers to meet their business needs, realise new efficiencies, and deliver exceptional results.

With skilled personnel and a fleet of heavy engineering trains, Babcock can safely renew, maintain, enhance, and develop rail networks. It specialises in:

  • Signalling
  • Track works
  • On-track plant
  • Telecoms
  • Training
  • Consultancy
  • Power and electrification

And, with project management expertise and strong environmental credentials, it can deliver complex, multi-disciplinary works efficiently and sustainably.


When it comes to safety, Babcock never compromises, working to ensure that every team member gets home safely at the end of the day.

Operational excellence

In a safety-critical and highly regulated industry, Babcock is committed to achieving operational excellence. This involves regularly reviewing its capabilities and ensuring that it can develop innovative solutions to complex challenges.


In 2019, Babcock was chosen as a preferred bidder for the North Alliance (Scotland route). Alongside alliance partners Arup and Arcadis, it was appointed to undertake Network Rail’s track and rail systems work. This up-to-£1 billion contract would run over 10 years.