At Danny Sullivan Group, we are proud to have over 30 years’ experience working in the rail industry with companies such as Babcock, Balfour Beatty, BAM Nuttall, Carillion, Costain, Kier, Morgan Sindall, Murphy Group, Network Rail, Skanska, Transport for London and Volker Fitzpatrick.
We have been involved in the construction of integral infrastructure projects such as the Channel Tunnel Rail Link, Jubilee Line Extension and Scottish Borders Railway Development, as well as station upgrades including the award winning London Blackfriars, Victoria and Kings Cross stations. We are actively engaged in Crossrail and Northern Line Extension, supplying tunnelling, track and craft specialists, site foremen and everything in between.
Specialise in possession work:
Danny Sullivan Group is a leading supplier to the rail industry for the provision of possession trades and labour for a number of major rail contracts. We work closely with our clients, maximising the opportunities to work within the possession, and provide highly skilled operatives to meet safety, operational and budget requirements. With 40% of our operatives accredited to work on the rail, we provide highly skilled operatives with many years’ experience working in the rail industry.
Crossrail Clients: Alstom, Costain, Balfour Beatty, BAM Nuttall, Ferrovial, Kier, Morgan Sindall, Murphy Group, Skanska, TSO, Vinci.
Value of project: £14.8bn
Danny Sullivan Group has provided hundreds of skilled operatives to the innovative Crossrail project since the project started in 2009. Crossrail will transform rail transport in London and the south east, increasing central London rail capacity by 10%, supporting regeneration and cutting journey times across the city. The first Crossrail services through central London will start in late 2018 – an estimated 200 million annual passengers will use Crossrail. Construction of the new railway will support regeneration across the capital and add an estimated £42bn to the economy of the UK. Expected completion: December 2019
The trades and labour we supply:
At Danny Sullivan Group, the upskilling and training of our workforce is paramount to us as an organisation. We give our operatives every opportunity to learn a new trade and study to improve skills they already possess. Over the last year, 48% of our training booked and executed was for skills concerning the rail industry.
Trades (CSCS Holders): Civil, Troughing, Cabling, Slab Layers, Refurbishment, Track Renewals, Painting, Trial Holes, Track Monitoring, Pipe Layers, Kerb Layers, Ground workers, Traffic Marshalls, Concrete Finishers, Bricklayers, IPAF, Scaffolders, Carpenters, Shuttering Carpenters, Concrete Finisher, Steel Fixers, Tiler, Pipe Layer, Chainman.
Trades (CPCS Holders): Dumper Driver, Roller Driver, 360 Operator, Cherry Picker, Scissor Lift, Slinger Signaller, Banksman, Appointed Persons, Crane Supervisors, Crane Driver, MEWP Operator, Forklift, Telescopic Driver, Tractor Driver.
Rail Safety Critical:
PTS (AC, DCCR & TIC)
Individual Working Alone (IWA)
Controller of Site Safety (COSS)
Hand Signal Man (HSM) / Possession Support
Level Crossing Attendant (LXA)
Protection Controller (PC)
Engineering Supervisor (ES)
DC Strapman Level A & B
Points Operators (PO)
Dean Everett, Operations Director, talks about our Rail sector experience...