Advanced Rail Technologies
David Wilkinson David Wilkinson MSc CEng. FIEE. FIRSE. Director

David's rail experience has totalled 35 years, mainly in the fields of signalling and communications in maintenance, design and construction, leading to several senior engineering positions within British Rail.

As Regional Railways Signal Engineer his direct responsibilities grew to one third of the UK rail network. He has given policy and strategic advice to the British Rail Board and to Railtrack.

David has constantly been at the forefront of technical developments including radio based and solid-state system achievement, which has subsequently been applied worldwide. Following various senior executive positions in the privatised rail system he formed his own consultancy company concentrating on the safety demands within the signalling and communication world. He has provided advice at senior levels to Network Rail, the Strategic Rail Authority, infrastructure engineering companies and train operating companies.

David's skills in the area of signalling control and communications and his ability to consider and develop advanced technology to improve the effectiveness of the rail industry is of particular benefit to ART.