RailETC Limited

07921 717154

Company overview

RailETC Limited offers a range of technical consultancy and advisory services, working across the rail, transportation, and engineering sectors.
Founded in 2021, the business is led by Director and Principal Consultant David Shipman, a Chartered Engineer with 25 years of rail industry experience.

David (who is also a Fellow of the IET and Associate of the CIRO) works to bring the right solutions together. He has expert knowledge of:

  • Signalling technologies.
  • Surveying.
  • Design tools.
  • Data integration.
  • Automation.
  • Systems engineering and assurance.

This enables RailETC Limited to help its clients improve efficiency, effectiveness, and safety.

Expert insights

RailETC Limited’s integrated advisory and consultancy services cover:

  • Data.
  • Technology.
  • Process, people, or domain.

The organisation can add value in a number of areas, helping to facilitate innovation, introduce automation, and integrate across boundaries. It also specialises in technology transfer.

Areas of expertise

RailETC Limited’s areas of expertise include:

Signalling and control:
Conventional signalling technologies.
Future CCS.
Traffic Management/Control Systems.

Design and surveying:
Design tools.
Survey technology.

Customer Information.

Systems and safety:
Systems engineering and integration.
Safety assurance and integration of safety and security.

RailETC Limited can support clients at any stage in the project lifecycle, from planning to assurance.

Rail industry experience

Over the course of his 25-year rail career, Principal Consultant David has held numerous positions – including Innovation Engineering Manager of the Signalling Innovation Group at Network Rail. Working on behalf of Network Rail, he served as Assurance Lead for the EULUNX Consortium, and spent time as a Systems Engineer/Project Engineer at Atkins Rail.

This wide-ranging experience has equipped David with the knowledge and expertise needed to support and advise clients, bringing the best solutions together at the right time.