EMC Directive for the Railway Industry

Safety is a critically important issue for the Rail industry, both in the UK and worldwide. Ensuring that equipment installed or used on railways does not pose a safety risk due to Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) issues is a key element of ensuring the safe operation of rail networks.

Our services for railways

Technology International provides support to manufacturers, developers, designers, installers and operators within the rail industry; helping them to manage and eliminate risks to safety posed by EMC issues.

With in-depth expertise of the EMC Directive and over fifteen years experience of working on Railway projects, Technology International provides comprehensive support to clients via services that include:

  • Product & Systems Certification, including CE Marking
  • EMC Design Consultancy
  • EMC Project Management Services

All our engineers have detailed knowledge of the rail industry and its specific safety requirements and standards. They also share broad experience gained from working on a wide variety of rail projects and products.

Over the past fifteen years Technology International has worked in disciplines as varied as Communications, P-Way, Rolling Stock, Signalling and Power Generation & Distribution. Activities have ranged in size from the certification of components to managing EMC on projects as large as the Channel Tunnel.

Technology International clients

Organisations and companies within the rail industry that have made use of Technology International services include:

  • ADT Fire & Security – Rail
  • Alstom
  • Balfour Kilpatrick
  • Bombardier
  • Costain
  • DeltaRail (formerly AEA Technology Rail)
  • EDF Powerlink
  • EMCOR Rail
  • Integrated Utility Services (IUS)
  • Morgan Vinci
  • Network Rail
  • Parsons Brinckerhoff
  • Rail Link Engineering (RLE)
  • Scott Wilson Railways
  • Westinghouse Rail Systems

Rail project portfolio

Technology International has worked on a number of significant rail projects, including:

  • The Channel Tunnel – UK/France
  • West Coast Main Line Refurbishment – UK
  • Southern Region Power Supply Upgrade – UK
  • The Jubilee Line Extension – London, UK
  • London Underground Connect Project – London, UK
  • Public Transport Works at Westfield London – London, UK
  • Channel Tunnel Rail Link – UK
  • Piccadilly Line Extension to Terminal 5 Heathrow – London, UK
  • London Underground Powerlink Project – London, UK
  • Canada Line Project – Vancouver, Canada