Unipart Rail

unipartrail.com

+44(0) 1302 731400

Overview

Supply Chain Solutions

Unipart Rail addresses the challenges of the rail industry across the asset lifecycle by working collaboratively with our partners to deliver technology and supply chain solutions that improve performance, reduce risk and optimise cost.
We take a holistic approach to rail and work across infrastructure, signalling and rolling stock, working with the full portfolio of rail customers including Operators, ROSCOs, Infrastructure Owners and Contractors.

The 4th Industrial Revolution underpins our business. Right across the Unipart Group we are implementing Digital systems in our own and our customers’ operations, as well as up-skilling our team with digital awareness and capabilities to drive change across the organisation and industry.

Here’s how we help

Supply Chain Operations – flexible and tailored logistics for infrastructure operations.  Your supply chain defined on your terms.

SmartServe – smarter point of use provision of materials for depot and stores.  The right materials, in the right place, at the right time… at the right price.

Consultancy – expert supply chain and lean consultancy for optimum supply chain and operational performance.

Technology & Product Solutions – We address the challenges of the rail industry across the asset life cycle by working collaboratively with our partners to deliver technology and supply chain solutions that improve performance, reduce risk and optimise cost.

From new parts manufactured in house, to the servicing and overhaul of rail equipment, to third party products supplied and serviced alongside our supply chain partners, we have all you need. Trusted the world over we already supply many of the world’s leading rail companies and are the preferred route to market for the best known names in rail equipment.

Less a question of whether we can help – more a question of how.

What we offer

Optimised Delivery of materials – the products you need, when you need them, where you need them, in the format you need them. Off-site buffer stocks and accurate demand forecasting deliver products as required. Format planning means they’re delivered as required including pre assembled, modular, plug and play and kit options.

Safety and Incident Management – a turnkey Safety & Incident Management service means that we can quickly identifying parts and supply chain failure to manage risk and handle challenging technical issues. The sooner they’re identified, the sooner they can be resolved.

Engineering Product Support – perfectly placed between supplier and client we offer enormous value in thorough and ongoing technical support, project management and product improvement services. Support that boosts product reliability, quality, and quickly identifies innovative product improvements.

Product Innovation – we work with academic and industrial partners to bring new innovation to the rail sector. Commercially viable technology and processes all designed to deliver against the four Cs – customers, cost, carbon and capacity.

Warranty and Reliability Management – efficient warranty and reliability processes that save money, increase availability and improve your network performance.

Quality and Risk Management – essential engineering change and control systems for high risk products and services. Using proven systems and risk reduction activities we apply a complete process for determining and resolving quality concerns.

Asset Management – not only can we provide rail products our Condition Based Maintenance, Overhaul and Repair, Obsolescence Management and Asset Recovery significantly improves asset lifecycle management.

Adding Value to the Rail Industry: We address the challenges of the rail industry across the asset life cycle by working collaboratively with our partners to deliver technology and supply chain solutions that improve performance, reduce risk and optimise cost.

Safety: You can rest assured we take safety seriously – considering safety is at the heart of everything we do. Ensuring the safety of rail workers and the general public is our number one priority priority, recognised by our British Safety Council Awards.

Digital: Digital technology offers new possibilities for rail sector – We will support and guide you in implementing radical new digital solutions to improve your performance – delivering Industry 4.0 systems through to condition based maintenance and enhanced customer experience.

Cost: We will work with you to optimise your costs whether it’s new technology or supply chain enhancements and process improvements. Our focus on cost is continual and by working with us, our customers know that we will help them optimise their costs.

Risk: We will help you reduce and mitigate risk – important to ensuring the safety of people, and successful delivery of operational activities. Our ability to mitigate your risk is underpinned by our deep understanding of the rail sector and the investment we the made in our people, systems and processes.

Performance: Improved asset performance, reduced waste, improved operational performance, continually improving processes. All the result of working with us.

Innovation: We deliver added-value innovation in products and services that will transform and sustain your business.

Corporate Responsibility: We recognise the importance of corporate social responsibility to your business, and we will help you meet your aspirations in the marketplace, the environment, the community and in your workplace.

Innovation: We deliver added-value innovation in products and services that will transform and sustain your business.

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