Providing our railways with the support they need
GSE provide on-going support to UK based Rail companies, with all aspects of diesel engine services. We work closely with several train operators including Colas Rail, DB Schenker Rail UK and RVEL Ltd in a variety of applications.
We have extensive experience working with numerous class of locomotive including English Electric powered Class 31, 37 and 56’s, EMD powered Class 57’s and 59’s and Mirrlees Blackstone powered Class 60 locomotive. GSE provide mobile support services for train operators nationwide, fully supported by an expert team of experienced field engineers, with fully equipped service vehicles including portable workshop facilities.
More increasingly operators have taken the decision to send complete engines to our workshops for major overhaul, including repairs to DB Schenker CL60 crankshafts and 30’000 hour overhauls of Colas Rail CL56 power units. Not only can the customer guarantee their engine will be repaired in clean, equip workshop conditions, but to exacting OEM specifications by experienced engineers.
GSE also provide worldwide support for operators of diesel powered locomotives, with extensive knowledge and experience working with Ruston RK215 engines, EMD 645 engines and Caterpillar 3516 engines. Our engineers have first-hand OEM experience of installation, commissioning and operational support of Alstom and GE built locomotives
Not only do GSE fully understand the challenges rail operators face with tight schedules and potential contract penalties, but most importantly budgets and timescales are met