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Welcome HIRD Rail Services

Proud to be a leading supplier of specialist track-related products and services to the UK railway industry.


HIRD Rail Services (HRS) offers a comprehensive catalogue of track-related products including new rail, assembled Insulated Block Joints (IBJs), permanent way and heritage rail supplies.

Today, HRS is a major supplier of glued insulated railway joints (IBJs). We also provide highly specialised rail processing services, including rail pre-curving and twisting, specifically for the switches and crossings market. Other services include supplying new & serviceable track components.


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. 

Joe Williams

Operations Director
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Lee Head

Production Manager
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Matthew Head

Contracts & Quality Manager
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Heather Maclaren

Administrative Assistant
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Lewis Head

External Manufacture Lead
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Dean Kelly

Factory Manager
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Mel Naylor

Financial Controller
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