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Who we are

Global Rail Construction Ltd is a Principal Contractor and a leading UK provider of design and build services to clients in the rail and transportation sector.

Our Projects

Global Rail Construction has proven experience in delivering some of the most exciting projects across a diverse range of service sectors. Our in-house capabilities, our scale and our supply chain partnerships have allowed Global Rail Construction to deliver complex multi-disciplinary projects that make a positive difference to our clients, across the UK infrastructure industry that we serve.

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Feltham Resignalling Project Following previous successful contracts with Kier, Global Rail Construction Ltd (GRCL) again delivered a compelling tender and, in early 2016, was awarded the civil engineering scope of works for the Feltham Resignalling Project (Shepperton Branch)... Read more
East Notts Modular Resignalling In April 2014, UK rail contractor Global Rail Construction Limited (GRCL). fought off stiff competition to be awarded the design and construction of the civil engineering scope of works (Grip 5-8), for the East Notts Modular Resignalling scheme on behalf….. Read more
Automatic Selective Door Operation (ASDO) Project Following Global Rail Construction’s notable success in securing a Principal Contractors licence, its signalling division was invited to provide the most advantageous offer to fully manage a project on Network Rail’s (NR) Wessex route... Read more
Balcombe Bi-directional Signalling Scheme – 650v power works Global Rail Construction were selected by Kier as E&P contractor for the installation of the new 650v power supplies and also the 400v power domestic supplies for the Balcombe to Copyhold Signalling Supply upgrade project on Network Rail’s VTB lines... Read more
Selby Swing Bridge Global Rail Construction were selected by Siemens as design and build civil engineering contractor for a Horizontal Directional Drill (HDD) that was required to cross under a Grade 2 listed building, the Great River Ouse, Ouse Road and the East….. Read more

Latest News

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31 Aug 2018
GRCL awarded Civil Engineering and E&P works on Paddington to Reading Resignalling

Global Rail Construction Limited (GRCL), is delighted to announce the award of a design and construct package of Civil Engineering and E&P works on behalf of their client Alstom. The works form part of the Paddington to Reading Signalling works… Read more

13 Jul 2018
Sean Supports the Fanconi Hope Charity

Global Rail Construction’s Senior Contracts Manager for the South - Sean Cavanagh - will be riding the Prudential London Ride 100 miles for charity on 29th July 2018.  The charity Sean will be riding on behalf of is Fanconi Hope… Read more

22 Jun 2018
Global Rail Construction Limited Secure Design Contract

Global Rail Construction Limited (GRCL) has recently been awarded a package of design works on behalf of South East Multi-Functional Framework Contractor, BAM Nuttall. The contract includes the production of GRIP 4 and 5 designs for a cable management system, to… Read more

08 Jun 2018
Global Rail Construction achieves ISO 9001:2015

We have successfully completed our transition audit to ISO 9001:2015 of our quality management system. The auditors recognised the work we do as a company, our quality programmes and acknowledged it was unusual not to receive any NC’s or OFI’s.… Read more

06 Jun 2018
Global Rail Construction Secures Civil Engineering Works in Felixstowe

As part of the Felixstowe Branch Capacity Enhancement Project, Global Rail Construction Limited (GRCL) has been selected to deliver civil engineering works on behalf of Principal Contractor, Volker Fitzpatrick. The work scope included the installation of under track crossings and… Read more

26 Apr 2018
M&E Success For Global Rail Construction

Global Rail Construction Limited (GRCL) is proud to announce an important success for its Mechanical, Electrical and Power (MEP) Division, having secured a significant package of Electrification and Power (E&P) works between Westerfield and Felixstowe on Network Rail’s Anglia Route.… Read more

15 Mar 2018
GRCL’s Mick Walsh Signs Up For Charity Walk to Celebrate 100 years for the Battle of the Somme

Global Rail Construction’s Head of Resourcing Mick Walsh, will be supporting The Hundred Days Offensive between 10th - 14th October 2018, to commemorate the Centenary of the First World War, whilst helping to support the soldiers and veterans of today. He will… Read more

19 Feb 2018
Global Rail Construction Limited opens its new Derby office

Global Rail Construction Limited (GRCL) has opened an office in Derby to facilitate a new core business offering around the supply of labour, which has been featured in RailStaff Magazine. The new strategically placed office will be used to meet external client… Read more

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