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A leading multi-disciplinary surveying company trusted by some of biggest names in rail, we’re the UK’s fastest growing railway pre-construction services firm.
Below you’ll find just a snapshot of our most popular services…
From simple plain line to complex S&C, every year our experienced, RISQS approved team survey hundreds of miles of railway track for some of the rail industry’s most recognisable firms.Read More
From depots and platforms to embankments, car parks and more, our experienced and professional land surveyors deliver precision topographical surveys of the UK’s rail network in accordance with Network Rail Standard NR/L2/TRK/3100.Read More
Working to Network Rail Standard NR/L2/TRK/3203 and using cutting-edge laser measurement equipment, we deliver the profile and vital clearance information your railway projects so desperately need.Read More
From height and stagger surveys and HDS surveys of infrastructure to utility mapping and control network installation, our OLE surveys are essential for any client seeking to undertake track or civils design works on or adjacent to OLE routes.Read More
An accurate control network is the underpinning foundation of any survey. Our fully-verified control stations and networks provide both you and your client with the utmost confidence in any survey data produced.Read More
Our market-leading airborne survey solution allows us to carry out sub-5mm UAV surveys without physically needing to gain access to the railway infrastructure.Read More
Every time your team breaks ground, there’s a risk of striking a utility. Our utility mapping specialists use the very latest technology to mitigate your risk on site, keeping you, your team and your clients safe.Read More
Using the very latest robotic total stations and HDS technology, our measured building survey teams deliver accurate, intuitive plans and models of your structures, all in accordance with Network Rail Standard NR/L2/TRK/3100.Read More
Working throughout the nation for some of its largest and most recognisable engineering firms, our monitoring department provides both manual and automated track monitoring services in accordance with Network Rail Standard NR/L2/CIV/177.Read More
Employing the very latest in structural monitoring technology, we deliver the essential data your projects need, direct to your inbox, phone or our our cutting edge monitoring portal. In doing so, we keep your team safe and your projects on track.Read More
As demand for BIM-compliant projects increases, so does the pressure on surveying firms to deliver. Our BIM / Revit team support other firms, either complementing their existing teams or becoming their BIM department altogether.Read More
From a single setting out engineer to the very latest in satellite and laser-guided machine control systems, we provide experienced, professional and flexible site engineering support to rail, civils and construction projects throughout the UK.Read More
From possession planning and line blocks to isolations and paperwork production, our planning specialists supply the access your projects need to progress smoothly.Read More
From initial inspection to diagnosis, jetting and repairs, our specialist drainage team provides a 24/7 CCTV drainage survey service to the rail, construction and civils sectors.Read More
Our professional drilling teams and geotechnical engineers add value to your railway projects, from initial consultation and desktop investigations to testing, the production of factual reports and, ultimately, recommendations.Read More
We’re one of the UK’s fastest growing railway surveying firms. In fact, in the past 12 months, we’ve delivered countless rail projects for clients throughout the nation.
Want to know why our clients are so loyal to us? Let them tell you in their own words…
Having worked with SEP Rail for a number of months now, I honestly couldn’t be happier with the work they’ve carried out. Their approach and attitude have been second to none with no request being too much trouble. They have been an asset to what is a high profile and high pressure project and I look forward to working with them again in the future.”
Rikki (SEP Rail MD) is a delivery machine. I believe he has the ability to grow the delivery capability of his team because he is respected by the people that he has worked with and they are happy to join him wherever he is. He is delivery focused and will do his upmost not to let his customers down.”
Safeway Contractors appointed SEP Rail Services to carry out railway survey works on the prestigious Great Western Electrification Project. For months now, their work on Route Section 6 has been delivered impeccably; on time and to the specification required. I cannot recommend their services highly enough.”
SEP Rail’s professionalism, cognisance of collaborative working relationships, ability to draw upon their experiences and skills quickly, efficiently and, above all, safely has provided Central Alliance (part of RSK Group) ease in achieving repeatable delivery success and project security. Rikki and Tony are always available to discuss project matters, and provide service comfort through their involved management whilst providing expert understanding of the key requirements for complex Rail survey deliverables. The staff and workforce of SEP have a great working relationship with Central Alliance, which will continue to flourish.”
Thanks to our 'one stop shop' business model, you no longer have to chop and change between multiple survey firms. With SEP Rail Services, you can procure almost all of your pre-construction surveys directly from one organisation.
We’ve filled our ranks with the most experienced, knowledgeable and capable professionals in the rail industry. Our continuous training and development programs help ensure that they stay at the top of their game.
From the moment you make contact to the second your drawings are delivered, our team will deal with you efficiently, proactively and politely. We promise to treat you with the respect and consideration you deserve.
Each and every year, we deliver countless railway surveys for clients throughout the UK, adding significant value to their projects. It's no wonder, therefore, that we've developed a reputation for delivering on our promises.
We form genuinely meaningful relationships with our clients built upon a foundation of trust. With over 80% of our work being based upon repeat business, we must be doing something right...
A truly forward-thinking organisation, we take the wellbeing of our team incredibly seriously, providing both physical and mental health support programs as well as a family-friendly benefits scheme.
We're constantly investing in the very latest survey technology and software. The result? Continual improvements in innovation and performance, delivering higher quality data, faster and more cost-effectively than ever before.
From Network Rail infrastructure to the London Underground and DLR, our teams travel the length and breadth of the country, measuring, modelling and engineering the nation's railways.
Due to continued expansion and a host of recent tender successes, SEP Rail Services are delighted to announce an opening for an experienced lead surveyor working predominantly in the North West of the country. With a competitive salary, generous benefits package and a fantastic working environment, working with SEP Rail Services could be the opportunity…
Due to continued expansion and a host of recent tender successes, SEP Rail Services are delighted to announce an opening for an experienced lead surveyor working predominantly in the South West of the country. Whilst not an exhaustive list, we’re currently working in this region for Colas Rail, S&C Southern Alliance, TfW and Western &…
Due to continued expansion and a host of recent tender successes, SEP Rail Services are delighted to announce an opening for a number of Rail Surveyors and Senior Rail Surveyors. The successful individuals would be working in either the Southern, LNE or LNW regions but would, at times, be required to visit other areas as…
Due to continued expansion and a host of recent tender successes, SEP Rail Services are delighted to announce an opening for a number of Delivery Surveyors and Senior Delivery Surveyors. The successful individuals will work out of our Ormskirk or York offices. Depending upon experience and location, however, working from home may also be an…
Due to continued expansion and a host of recent tender successes, SEP Rail Services are delighted to announce an opening for an Assistant Project Manager, working out of their Ormskirk or York offices. With a competitive salary, generous benefits package and a fantastic working environment, working with SEP Rail Services could be the opportunity you’ve…
In areas of limited access or situations where time is of the essence, it may not always be possible to employ conventional methods of surveying. With this in mind, SEP Rail Services have developed a market-leading airborne survey solution, allowing us to carry out Network Rail compliant, sub-5mm UAV surveys without physically needing to gain…
Thanks to great successes with recent tenders, SEP Rail Services is looking to recruit an HDS Surveyor / BIM Coordinator to work out of either its Ormskirk or York offices. With a competitive salary, generous benefits package and a fantastic working environment, working with SEP Rail Services could be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for….
The new SEP Rail Services website is now live! It’s been a little while coming but we can say with some certainty it’s been well worth the wait… This new site will be a fantastic way for us to promote our services as well as share both company and industry news to the wider rail…
SEP Rail Services are delighted to announce the arrival of our brand new Trimble GEDO IMS track measuring device. No ordinary trolley, to the best of our knowledge, we’re one of only two UK survey firms to benefit from this unique piece of kit. A revolutionary approach to track survey and asset data collection, the…
Having joined SEP Rail Services from a competitor, James is a hugely experienced surveyor and manager who has also worked for Tritech Rail, SNC Lavalin and Aecom. We’re delighted to say that James has taking on the position of Delivery Manager, managing the processing and delivery of all future and current projects. A vital role…
The fastest growing firm of its type, we’re a multi-disciplinary railway surveying company operating throughout the nation’s railway infrastructure. Bringing together some of the best known and most experienced professionals in the industry, we’ve developed a reputation for delivering first class work, on time and on budget. It’s no wonder, therefore, that we’ve built a genuine following, not only among our clients and partners but also those looking to join a team that genuinely invests in the well being and future of its people.
From plain line and S&C to clearance and utility mapping surveys, we offer an end-to-end survey solution to the UK’s rail industry. An approach epitomised by our motto, ‘One Company, One Contract, One Contact’, this guarantees that you benefit from a single, highly knowledgeable point of contact throughout your projects, regardless of which site, shift or service your enquiry relates to. What’s more, by remaining at the heart of all pre-construction activities, we retain a holistic view of the project, letting us introduce complementary services, processes and deliverables that add genuine value to your projects. By improving efficiency, we reduce our clients’ costs and programmed hours, letting them get on with the business of building and maintaining the railway of tomorrow.
Our highly respected leadership and management team have spent many years working for some of the largest and most reputable names in the sector. Every one of them brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table, providing a level of both capability and flexibility that adds immense value to our clients. These people manage a substantial in-house team of railway surveyors, engineers and monitoring specialists. They, in turn, are supported by a network of survey, delivery and HSQE management as well as both possession and SSOW planners.
Using the very latest equipment and software, we use cutting edge technology to collect, process and manipulate high-precision survey data. Coordinated to all manner of control networks – including local, national and bespoke railway grids – the information we gather is used to design, enhance and expand our country’s railways.
Whether our surveys relate to the track itself, platforms, OLE equipment or something in between, the data, reports and drawings we produce contribute to improvements in speed, capacity, punctuality and safety, making a real, measurable difference to countless commuters and organisations throughout the nation.
Whilst by no means an exhaustive list, some of our most popular services include…
To learn more about our railway surveyors or to enquire about a specific type of survey, why not get in touch? A member of our team will be only too happy to assist.