Railsys provides professional engineering services designed specifically for client needs. We aim to provide specialist support to Projects, utilising proven project engineers and managers to ensure delivery to the brief, budget and timescale.

Tony Hollinshead – Managing Director

Over 30 year’s railway industry experience, starting as a Rail Apprentice back in 1982 at British Rail Engineering Limited welding bogies, moving on to British Rail Research then through a series of technical and managerial roles right through to becoming the Infrastructure Maintenance Contract Director.

Comprehensive experience leading on major projects, in the capacity of a senior Engineering Manager, delivering and commissioning large multi-disciplinary rail infrastructure and associated rolling-stock projects.


A Chartered Engineer with the ability to build, motivate and manage effective teams that deliver to agreed timescales. Skills and knowledge to: execute unique assignments, establish governance and data control architecture, develop and agree clear requirements, drive design and project engineering programmes, clarify complex integration issues, facilitate approvals and act as the ‘trouble-shooter’ to commission and deliver key time critical projects. Whilst utilising his strategic understanding of the Rail Industry, along with excellent communication skills, self-motivation and with a flexible yet adaptable approach to deliver desired outcomes.