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Welcome HIRD Rail Development

An international supplier of pioneering infrastructure products and services to the rail industry and beyond.


Founded with the goal of developing cutting-edge products that reduce costs, enhance safety and make life a little easier in the infrastructure world.

Born out of The HIRD Group, HIRD Rail Development was set up to manufacture and develop a pioneering portfolio of sustainable railway products which now includes Insulated Block Joint Kits (IBJs), end-post repair kits, PRISMA anti-trespass systems for both in-track and platform installation, polymer sleepers and bearers, Cold Bolt Expansion (CBX) system and consumables for clients to apply fatigue management technology themselves.


Pioneering infrastructure products and services to the rail industry and beyond


Meet the team

Our team possess in-depth multi-disciplinary experience, as well as a profound passion for developing the best products on the market. 

Wayne Broadhead

Factory Manager
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Jane Fiddler

Finance Administrator
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Jonathan Pacey

Operations Manager
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Danny Macdonald

Production Team Leader
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Gary Elliott

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Mick Cook

Factory Administrator
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Mel Naylor

Financial Controller
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