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Renown Rail Welding opening new depot Inverness, Scotland. Job opportunities available for local staff

Renown Rail Welding Services are delighted to be opening a new welding operations depot in Inverness, Scotland. We are looking for staff as below...

PTS Trackworker
Renown are looking for 2x experienced PTS Track Workers with several years’ experience to work in Inverness and surrounding areas.
Must hold Track Induction.

Must hold a current driving licence and be over 25 years of age (for insurance purposes only)

Competitive rates of pay

The right candidates would be trained to Welder Assistant level. Further skills training would also be available including upskilling to Welder qualification

Renown Rail Welding Scotland are first to offer new Pandrol Self Sealing Mould Process

Renown is proud to be the first company in Scotland to be offering our clients the new Pandrol self sealing mould process. Our welders have been successfully trained this March in conjunction with Pandrol trainer John Riley. We thank John for his time and effort and our welders are excited to start using this process on site.

Renown Scotland Expansion to New Premises

Renown Scotland have increased our presence with a move to larger premises which incorporate a new track skills training facility. Renown Scotland's new address is 257 Blairtummock Road, Easter Queenslie Industrial Estate, Glasgow G33 4ED.



Renown Railway Safety Critical Training

Renown are now accreditated to deliver the following safety critical training:PTS (all levels), ICI LUL, OLEC 1, DCCR, Track Induction, Lookout / Site Warden, IWA, COSS (all levels), Protection Controller, Possession Support, Engineering Supervisor, Safe System of Work Planner, Safe Work Leader (all levels), Level Crossing Attendant, Points Operator, Handsignaller, these are all initial and re-certification training. We are also accredited to undertake work place assessments in the following IWA, COSS, PC, ES, SSOW Planner.

For further information, please contact Dave McDonough at Renown Railway Services.

Railtek Ultrasonic Flaw Detector

RailTek, Ultrasonic Flaw Detector designed for Aluminothermic Rail Weld Joints, Fusion Faces, Volumetric Evaluation. For more information contact Pat Mulvihill.

Renown Rail Welding to seek UK approval for the NGM-6.0 rail grinder

Renown Rail Welding to seek UK approval for the NGM-6.0 rail grinder

Specification to include:

- Engine - single cylinder, air-cooled, 2 stroke petrol engine, power 6.0kw

- Revolution of grinding wheel 4100r.p.m

- Specification of grinding stone 150 x 55 x 70mm

- Allowable linear speed of grinding rail, not less than 32m/s (or 4100r/min)

- Fuel tank capacity 4.5l

- Handwheel feed accuracy 0.125mm

- Handwheel feed per revolution 2.5mm

- Machine weight 55kg

- Outline dimensions 1410 x 500 x 850mm

Renown Rail Welding announce new stock of Zens Diesel Generators available for purchase.

Renown Rail Welding are excited to announce a new stock range of Zens Diesel Powered Generator Sets available for purchase from our Doncaster depot. For more information please contact us.

Renown Rail Welding open a new welding depot in Kent.

Renown’s continued expansion to ensure a UK nationwide supply of welding and associated works, has resulted in the opening of a new rail welding depot at Unit 14, North Quay, Upper Brents, Faversham, ME13 7DL.  For more information please contact us.