- Introduction

We are a Network Rail Approved Supplier

An affordable and high-quality location for testing offers a testing and training facility for rail engineering companies and is based in Wirksworth, 15 miles north of Derby.

Specialising in short-notice and high-availability facilities, offers a nine-mile test site suitable for low and medium-speed vehicle testing. The site includes a variety of switches and crossings, a range of rail types, a 3% (1 in 30) gradient and a stability test site with a 200mm cant. Full details are included on our facilities page.'s facilities have been optimised to provide a discreet and readily-available site for engineering companies seeking to test and certify rail vehicles and associated equipment. We offer facilities for long-and short-term customers, while bookings can be made at short notice and can be made with the minimum of bureaucracy.

We act as the preferred test site for several major long-term customers and are the official site for possession-only vehicle testing to RSSB standard RIS-1530-PLT. Details of the full range of services we provide can be found on this site.

We also provide facilities for training. Our site provides plenty of space for teams to receive training in engineering and operational activities, while we offer classroom and messing facilities, backed-up by a full catering service if required. We offer a full safety briefing as standard, while testing will be supported by one of our resident engineers. We offer a variety of loads, support vehicles and haulage options, while our covered depot facilities include an inspection pit and basic workshop facilities. offers a discreet and highly cost-effective training facility located close to Derby, the capital of Britain's Rail industry. Our commercial team is available to discuss your requirements and will provide you with a quotation and supporting documentation.

Please call our team on 01629 821828 or 01629 823076 or email