About Us

Who are we ?

Digital Rail Demand-Led Demonstrator (DIGI-RAIL) is an ERDF-part funded project providing long-term innovation support to eligible Small and Medium enterorises (SMEs) within the Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local  Enterprise Partnership (GBSLEP), Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership (CWLEP)  and Black Country Local Enterprise Partnership (BCLEP) areas, on developing digital products and services for the rail industry

What do we do?

DIGI-RAIL provides businesses with world-class technical expertise,  demonstration facilities, access to technology providers and rail  industry buyers, and facilitates small-scale collaborative R&D  partnerships to develop new digital rail products and processes. 

How can we help?

DIGI-RAIL supports a broad range of Digital Systems areas including, but not limited to:

  • Future Railway Operations and Control
  • Traffic Management
  • Rolling Stock Design
  • Energy Optimisation
  • BIM
  • Smart Ticketing
  • Future Wireless Networks
  • Station Information Systems
  • IoT and Cyber Security.