Technical standards assessment Plateway can customise rules, guidelines or characteristics in line with current standards for railway operations and assets. Plateway have access to most Australian, US and International Standards for terminology, symbols, marking and labelling that apply to function and behaviour and measurable specifications for rail systems.
Reliability analysis, asset condition assessment Plateway has qualified, railway experienced engineering staff across all infrastructure disciplines. Plateway has extensive experience in carrying out asset condition surveys of track, bridges, signalling and electrical railway infrastructure as stand alone exercises, or as part of an ongoing requirement as a manager of a rail network.
Work program development
Plateway can provide ‘hands-on’ management of resources for construction and maintenance of railway infrastructure including work program development and project prioritisation.
Infrastructure and rollingstock acceptance testing Plateway provide testing and commissioning of plan development for track and signalling as well as provide operational specifications. We can undertake rollingstock commissioning that includes type approval testing and regulatory conformance.
Siding and terminal design Plateway are specialists in siding and terminal design and build. We can undertake extensive simulation testing of layouts and then undertake a building management program.
Derailment and incident investigation Plateway provide independent, timely response services to a number of clients in undertaking derailment and incident investigation in conformance with Australian rail safety requirements. We have staff with investigative qualifications and possess a range of specialised measuring and analysis equipment to enable on-site assessments.