Assenta Rail

Address: Edinburgh office
Suite 30 Bonnington Bond
Anderson Place
Edinburgh
EH6 5NP
Phone: +44 (0)131 516 7110 Connect: Website: View website Contact: Contact supplier

Bespoke Engineering Solutions for the Rail Industry

Assenta Rail has become an established name within the rail industry. The business has been in operation since 2001 and during this time has become a specialist in developing bespoke engineering solutions for the rail industry. The company has extensive experience in the delivery of:

  • Maintenance Services
  • Overhaul & Refurbishment
  • Repairs & Modifications
  • Engineering Change Process & Delivery
  • Project Management
  • Design & Consultancy

Assenta Rail covers a wide variety of vehicle types (both passenger stock and freight wagons) and projects ranging from small modification projects on individual vehicles to large fleet refurbishment and replacement projects.

Rolling Stock Maintenance Services

Assenta Rail has extensive experience in providing maintenance technicians to carry out regular maintenance and safety examinations on a range of carriage and wagons in line with clients VMOI. Depot based technicians are supported by a mobile technical support squad, providing clients with a local solution when required.

The team of maintenance technicians can provide a range of Maintenance and Servicing services to its clients including:

  • Periodic Maintenance
  • Exams
  • Safety Inspections
  • Maintenance Repairs
  • FTR & RTS
  • NIR Checks & Reports
  • Train Preparation, Cleaning,
  • Tanking & Waste Disposal

Railway Vehicle Overhaul & Refurbishment

Assenta Rail has been undertaking overhaul and refurbishment projects on an extensive variety of railway vehicles since its inception in 2001. The Hamilton Light Maintenance Depot allows Assenta Rail to offer a complete overhaul package to its clients including:

  • Painting & Re-Livery
  • Bogie Overhauls
  • Heavy Maintenance & C-Exams
  • Bogie overhauls
  • Bogie and wheelset changes including removal and fitting of bearings, wheelset swaps and NDT testing
  • Interior Refurbishment

Assenta Rail is well placed to assist clients with a variety of modification projects. The company has worked on a large variety of modifications for its clients from simple LED lighting modification projects to more complex brake modification projects on fleets of vehicles.

The in-house Engineering team is adept at problem solving and working through technical challenges to provide cost effective solutions to its clients.

Railway Vehicle Repairs

Assenta Rail has been carrying out repairs to railway vehicles since 2001.

The company has worked on a variety of repair projects from small repair projects requiring works to be completed within a short time frame to allow rolling stock to return to operation to large collision or corrosion damage repairs requiring an adaptable solution and utilising its expertise on repairs to find a suitable solution.

  • Vehicle repairs from minor repair works to more significant collision repairs and full body repairs
  • Painting & Re-Livery
  • Structural repairs
  • Damage repairs
  • Undertaking repairs & overhaul works since 2001
  • In-house paint shop facilities for full vehicle painting and re-livery

Rolling Stock Modifications

Assenta Rail is well placed to assist clients with a variety of modification projects. The company has worked on a large variety of modifications for its clients from simple LED lighting modification projects to more complex brake modification projects on fleets of vehicles.

The in-house Engineering team is adept at problem solving and working through technical challenges to provide cost effective solutions to its clients. Previous modification projects include:

  • Generator installation and through train electrical distribution
  • Central door locking
  • Electro-pneumatic door controls
  • Passenger information systems & communication
  • Modifications to brake systems
  • Train lighting LED modifications
  • Kitchen car installations
  • CET installations & modifications
  • Water storage & distribution

Rolling Stock Design & Consultancy / Project Management

Assenta Rail’s compliance department based at its head office in Edinburgh specialises in the management of maintenance processes, consultancy services focused on systems, procedures and continuous improvement of the maintenance development function of rolling stock operators.

As a certified Entity in Charge of Maintenance (ECM) for freight vehicles and an Attested ECM for passenger stock the company adheres to strict control processes and systems at all times to ensure works are carried out safely, in line with regulatory requirements and in line with defined maintenance specifications.

Assenta Rail Depot in Hamilton

Assenta Rail’s depot located in Hamilton, Scotland is connected to the rail network and is just 3 miles from Motherwell and the West Coast mainline. By road the company is 5 miles from the M8 and M74.

The depot is Level 4 maintenance approved and carries out most Heavy Maintenance tasks. It is also approved and listed by the ORR as a Light Maintenance Depot. Facilities include:

  • Three workshop roads with pits
  • 25mt heated spray paint shop
  • 20T overhead crane
  • Numerous hydraulic jacks up to 100T capacity
  • Pneumatic and hydraulic test rigs
  • Electrical and electronic test rigs
  • Level 1 for wheelset bearings
  • Metal fabrication and body repairs
  • Bogie overhaul
  • Component overhauls
  • 5 x separate rail sidings
  • 40T shunting locomotive
  • Various forklifts to 8T

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Wheel Bearing Inspection and Fitting

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Axlebox Inspection and Overhaul

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BT10 Bogie Overhauls

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Full Repaint of a Fleet of Mk1. & Mk.3 Coaches

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Engineering Change and Modifications

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Train Interiors

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Plug Door Plan

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Emergency Brake Plan

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