Story Contracting

Practical and Innovative Solutions for the Rail Industry

Our multi-disciplined team offer a full design and build capability and provide solutions to Property, Civils, Track, Geotechnical and Drainage projects throughout the UK.

Our award winning in-house team deliver everything from project management and engineering, to in-house track and waterproofing capabilities.

We have extensive experience in civil engineering and permanent way in the railway industry. We pride ourselves on offering our clients practical and innovative solutions that challenge the status quo.

We are a family-owned business who believe in ‘doing it right’

Founded in 1987, we remain a family-owned business to this day. We deliver complex projects on time and within budget and were recently awarded ‘Gold’ on Network Rail’s Route to Gold for plant reliability and continuous improvement for two consecutive years.

The business has also earned a reputation of maintaining outstanding health & safety practices across all of its regions and operating divisions. This was recognised nationally in 2019 with the awarding of the prestigious RoSPA ‘Gold’ Award for the third year in a row.

With regional offices across England and Scotland, Story is highly respected nationally for providing rail, plant and construction solutions. Our business has grown year on year. We have ranked among Britain’s fastest growing private companies and forecast high turnover for the year ahead. However, we measure our success by safety, quality, customer satisfaction and respect. Our motto is to ‘Do It Right’ and that applies to our people, our clients and our supply chain.

 

 

Products

Structures

We have a wealth of experience in delivering structures projects throughout LNW, LNE and Scotland, including the refurbishment and reconstruction of Underbridges, Overbridges, Footbridges and structure infills. Our skills expand into steel work repairs, preparation and …

Track

We deliver all types of permanent way from full renewals including plain line, S&C, slab, track and embedded crane rails, including refurbishment and route works. Our experienced team and in-house plant carry out this full scope …

Earthworks

Our team has a wealth of experience in carrying out a full range of geo-technical projects including full earthwork regrades, rock and soil cuttings, piling, ballast retention & retaining walls and on & off track …

Property

We have the resource and capability to deliver successful property works with experience in station refurbishment works, platform refurbishment and extension, Access For All scheme projects and refurbishment of footbridges. With regional offices across England and …

Company News

Glasgow Queen Street works completed ahead of programme

Story Contracting, on behalf of Balfour Beatty and Network Rail, has completed platform extension work at Glasgow Queen Street train station ahead of schedule. Engineers from Story Scotland – a division of Story Contracting – worked …

Contact

Story Contracting Limited
Burgh Road Industrial Estate
Carlisle
Cumbria
UK
CA2 7NA
  • 01228 590444