crayside consulting

Crayside Consulting

01256 329550

Company overview

Crayside Consulting specialises in rail projects, and our experience spans the retrofit, refurbishment, development and maintenance of existing systems and assets to design, approval, validation, and implementation of new schemes.

We support our clients throughout the project life cycle across GRIP and PACE stages to deliver resilient, reliable, and sustainable engineering solutions. Helping to deliver ambitious schemes for vital rail infrastructure improvements which are transforming the network to meet the growing demands of freight and passengers.

Working in partnership with architects, designers, contractors, and clients, such as Network Rail, Train Operating Companies and TfL, our expert delivers Civil, Structural, MEP and Telecoms (SISS) engineering design, alongside specialist survey consultancy services, for a wide range of projects – from new-build and refurbished stations and buildings, depots and lineside structures, through to infrastructure lighting upgrades.

With our design and survey expertise, plus a full understanding of the Network Rail and Train Operating Companies GRIP and PACE design approval processes, we can get your project moving quickly and seamlessly and meet your project objectives and reducing risk.

  • Civil & Structural.
  • MEP.
  • Energy & Sustainability.
  • SISS.
  • Surveys.
  • Specialist Services.
  • OLE Design.
  • Traction E&B.
  • Op Comms.
  • Arhitectural
  • Enviromental
  • Value Added Services.
  • Specialist HV Earthing Design.
  • Lightning Protection.
  • Specialist Lighting.
  • Building Physics
  • Expert Witness.
  • Intrusive Surveys.
  • Point Cloud Surveys.
  • Acoustic Modelling.
  • Structural Inspections.
  • Bridge Examinations.
  • Reactive call-outs.
  • CDM Principal Designer Capabilities.
  • CRE & CEM Roles.
  • DPE & PE Roles..
  • Delivering Rail Network Improvements

Since our inception, we have delivered over 600 critical rail infrastructure and asset upgrade projects  across the UK.

Rail Projects

We collaborate with architects and Tier-1 and Tier-2 contractors on a range of rail infrastructure and asset improvement projects. We have successfully delivered projects, covering:

  • Access for All (AFA) Schemes
  • National Stations Improvement Programme (NSIP) Schemes
  • Station Improvements
  • Re-wire/Re-light
  • Rail Operating Centres (ROC)
  • Junction Lighting
  • Signalling Centres
  • HCE Surveys
  • Depots
  • Drivers Accommodations
  • Platform Extensions
  • Car Parks
  • Retail Property
  • New Station Buildings
  • Railway Sidings
  • Bridge Inspections
  • DfT Accessibility Audits
  • Electric Vehicle Charging Upgrades



  • Constructionline GOLD.
  • RISQS.
  • Network Rail and Train Operating Companies (TOC) GRIP and PACE design approval processes.
  • NR/L2/CIV/003 and NR/L2/RSE/02009.
  • ISO 9001:2015 for Quality Management.
  • ISO 14001:2015 for Environment Management.
  • ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety.