D2 Rail Newsletter – Third Edition

The last six months has seen D2 Rail adding to its capabilities with its new Utilities arm delivering successfully under the guidance of Steve Cooper and also the recruitment of some further industry specialists as our project workload has increased – all of which has been captured in this third edition of our newsletter.

The team have otherwise been working hard delivering the companies multi-functional Programme Management offering on a number of important projects including Simon Blair and his Planning, Project Controls and Constructability teams at the Transpennine West of Leeds Scheme and Sarah Barnes and her IM team successfully closing out the award winning Ordsall Chord Project, alongside substantial R&D in both our BIM and Visualisations service areas.

Managing Director David Diesbergen, has been delighted with the progress made:

D2 Rail’s mission is to provide integrated programme management solutions and we are delighted that our utility service offering has bedded in nicely and is already helping to boost project efficiency and reduce costs in what can be a particularly demanding environment.

“With the new recruits, our experience across the breadth of the rail and wider construction programme management sector, will help us and our clients to have a deeper understanding of the challenges involved.  Our aim is to be of help our clients at both a strategic and tactical level, by delivering both discrete projects and wider programme management solutions. We hope that by working with an intelligent and innovative partner such as D2 Rail, we can help our clients to drive value for money through every aspect of their operations.

“As we look back, we are proud of our successes in 2018, and look forward to working with you all throughout 2019. Please click this link to read more.

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