Nextec Engineering

Who we are

Nextec Engineering Limited is a specialist consultancy with extensive experience in Engineering Consulting, Systems Engineering, Safety Engineering and Assurance Activities. Nextec Engineering work on ‘cutting-edge projects’ across industries that shape our world and future infrastructure.

Nextec Engineering provide:

  • High-quality system safety, reliability and risk engineering consultancy services
  • Comprehensive safety and risk assessments and plans for railway operations
  • Expertise in industry-specific safety regulations and guidelines
  • Improved safety and reliability outcomes for railway companies and their customers

Our values

Nextec Engineering Limited has a diverse team of highly driven and competent individuals who pride themselves on the quality of their work which they aim to deliver in line with company values – Quality, Integrity and Responsibility.

We are committed to delivering high-quality services that meet the highest standards of safety and efficiency. We are also committed to continuous learning and improvement, and we strive to stay at the forefront of industry trends and developments.

We have a Quality Management System (QMS) that has been awarded ISO 9001 Certification and Nextec Engineering meets all UK policy and Insurance requirements.

Our Vision

Our asset is our people, we believe happy people do the best work and our vision is to create a company that we want to work for and others want to work with. The Nextec Engineering Culture encourages openness, honesty, and transparency.

Our Approach

At Nextec, we believe in a collaborative approach to problem-solving. We work closely with our clients to understand their unique needs and challenges, and we tailor our solutions accordingly. Our team of experts use a combination of innovative thinking, technical expertise, and industry knowledge to deliver results that exceed expectations.

Our experience

Nextec Engineering consultants have experience in working in Systems Engineering & Assurance.

Systems Engineering

Nextec Engineering Consultants have extensive experience in Systems Engineering and Systems Assurance Activities. Across various sectors we have expertise in what can be classed as systems level assurance.

Assurance Planning

Nextec Engineering Consultants have been involved in the production of assurance plans for a large number of projects over the years as well as developing or reviewing and accepting deliverables against plans.

Engineering Safety Management Systems (ESM)

Nextec Engineering Consultants have expertise in engineering safety management. ESM is a field of engineering that deals with accident prevention, reducing the risks associated with new systems or changes to existing systems

Nextec Engineering consultants have been involved in the following Engineering Safety Activities:

  • ESM Planning
  • Human Factors and Ergonomics
  • HAZID and HAZOPs
  • Safety Requirement identification and management
  • Automatic Train Control and Protection
  • Qualitative and Quantitative Risk Assessments
  • Failure Modes, Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA)
  • Safety Integrity Level Determination and Assessment
  • Fault and Events Tree Analysis
  • Cost Benefit Analysis
  • CSM compliant deliverables

Nextec Engineering can provide full ESM consultancy up to and including gaining the necessary approvals from client System Review Panels (SRP), Independent Safety Assessors (ISA), Assessment Bodies (AsBo) and Approved Bodies (ApBo) for product or system safety cases.

Clients have included:

  • Crossrail
  • Thales – TBTC and CBTC
  • Network Rail
  • Doha Metro Gold Line
  • Transport for London – Dockland Light Railway and London Underground
  • Alstom Paddington to Reading ETCS

Reliability Availability & Maintainability (RAM)

Nextec Engineering Consultants have experience in undertaking RAM activities. This is carried out to understand the inherent product or system attributes that should be considered throughout the development lifecycle.

Nextec Engineering Consultants have conducted RAM activities for the railway and energy Industries including: Crossrail, TfL and Thales, to name but a few.

Requirements Management

Nextec Engineering Consultants have experience in requirements management to system verification & validation.

Our consultants are experienced in configuring and using the Dynamic Object- Oriented Requirements (DOORs) software for requirements management, providing traceability and audit history. Nextec Engineering are also in the process of developing a bespoke product to provide similar functionality but with open-source tools.

Why Choose Us?

Choosing Nextec means choosing a partner committed to your success. We bring a unique blend of expertise, innovation, and customer service to every project. We are flexible and agile, able to adapt to changing circumstances and deliver solutions that meet your specific needs. With our strong track record of successful projects, you can trust us to deliver results.