In order to pursue the objectives of the Society over the widest possible field, the Society operates an Affiliate Organisation Membership scheme for corporate organisations. Such organisations may be companies, government departments, professional institutions and educational establishments. Admission to the class of Affiliate is at the discretion of Council.

Prime Affiliates

Frauscher Sensortechnik GmbH

Frauscher offers customised solutions for international railway markets and has become a synonym for innovative axle counters and wheel sensors around the globe. Frauscher also offers its customers comprehensive support: From the planning phase and project development, all the way to support with installation and commissioning, as well as on-going assistance after project completion - as a customerfocused company, Frauscher offers customers the best possible service through the entire project life cycle and beyond. Solutions by Frauscher are not just up to par with state-of-the-art technology – they set the industry benchmark: On the basis of practical input, the product portfolio gets developed and expanded continually and in using the latest technology, digital concepts are combined with tried and tested features. Intelligent functionalities, innovative options for diagnostics, a special software protocol and more complement the broad range of Frauscher solutions. Currently, Frauscher technology can be found in more than 100 countries worldwide in all railway segments, with each project having its own specific requirements that are met with these solutions. In all activities pertaining to Frauscher, attention is paid to the notion of sustainability. Frauscher is making a valuable and effective contribution in this area through various initiatives and is always on the lookout for the implementation of sustainable methods in all areas to further develop its solutions.

Contact: Nikhil Swami

Relyence UK Limited

Relyence UK Limited supports the Relyence® reliability analysis software products, a powerful and flexible reliability and quality engineering software toolset that takes advantage of today's technology innovations. Relyence provides key insights into product performance, enabling you to achieve and exceed your continuous improvement goals and meet your compliance requirements. The Relyence tools consist of individual modules, each of which allows you to perform critical activities. Each module can be used standalone. Or alternatively, multiple Relyence modules can be used in a cohesive manner providing automatic data sharing between them, which we call Relyence Studio.

Contact: Simon Briailsford

Sellafield Ltd

Sellafield is a nuclear fuel reprocessing and nuclear decommissioning site, close to the village of Seascale on the coast of the Irish Sea in Cumbria, England.

Contact: Contact SaRS office

B113, Sellafield, Cumbria CA20 1PG


Abbott Risk Consulting Ltd

Contact: Andrew Hopkinson

Manchester Business Park, 3000 Aviator Way, Manchester, M22 5TG


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Contact: Estelle Walker

4th Floor, West Point Springfield Road Horsham RH12 2PD United Kingdom


Arup is an independent firm of designers, engineers, planners and consultants working across every aspect of today’s built environment.

Contact: Albert Law


Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies.

Contact: John Pearce


BMT provides engineering and scientific services and solutions to industry, commerce, policy makers, regulators and public sector operators.

Contact: Arun Chakrapani Rao

1st Floor, Berkley House, The Square, Lower Bristol Road, Bath, BA2 3BH


Contact: Ben Bradshaw (Safety), Martin Harvey (Reliability)

Technical Centre, Stratford Road, Solihull B90 4GW

CPC Project Services LLP

CPC Project Services LLP is an independent Management Consultancy, founded in 1990 and is focused on providing technical expertise to deliver infrastructure and transformational change projects. In 2014, CPC launched CPC Systems, bringing together rail systems engineering and project management consultancy services to support rail systems infrastructure upgrades. CPC Systems specialise in modern railway train control systems. We understand first-hand the challenges faced by global transport infrastructure operators to keep up with ever increasing capacity and performance requirements driven by rapid city population growth. We recognise the only way to meet this demand is by embracing the power of technology. Whether it be commissioning brand new high-speed lines or delivering world class performance from the aging transport infrastructures, technology holds the key. Our proven ability to understand and interrogate a wide range of rail environments and their systems, whether at the high level through process or at the low level via software protocols, we have been able to collaborate with end users and suppliers to build top down and bottom up flexible solutions which ensure the benefits of a more reliable and safe railway are achieved for the travelling public. Innovation is at the core of everything we do, we aim to find the solutions others cannot. This is demonstrated in the successful deployment of our proprietary Railway Diagnostic Tool (RDT) that has been integral to the delivery of safety and reliability improvements. RDT has supported CPC System’s successful introduction of Condition Based Maintenance (CBM) for multiple mass transit Communications Based Train Control (CBTC) railways. Whether it is increasing capacity, improving reliability, driving efficiency through CBM, producing feasibility studies or delivering safety critical system upgrades, CPC Systems has the capability to deliver modern solutions to meet the demands of the Digital Railway era.

Contact: Ben Buchanan

CRA Risk Analysis

Contact: Jasbir Singh Sidhu

V407 Vox Studios, 1-45 Durham Street, London, SE11 5JH

Engineering Safety Consultants Ltd

Contact: Simon Burwood

Tuition House, 27-37 St George’s Road, Wimbledon, London SW19 4EU

Interactive Technical Solutions

Interactive Technical Solutions Limited (ITS) is a well-established independent Company, providing tailored Integrated Logistic Support/Integrated Product Support (ILS/IPS) and Technical Through Life Support (TTLS) solutions to the Ministry of Defence (MOD) and Industry. The primary focus of the Company is to provide a ‘One Stop Shop’ solution comprising but not limited to Technical Documentation, Supportability Engineering, Training Development and Delivery, Safety and Environmental Engineering, Codification, Obsolescence, Software Development and Data Capture. ITS is a Small and Medium-sized Enterprise (SME) that has been established since June 2004 with a focus on delivering quality products that comply to the needs of the customer, meeting and exceeding expectations and delivery of a cost-effective approach.

Contact: Peter Chambers

2 York Place Knaresborough North Yorkshire HG5 0AA

Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover’s Reimagine strategy is delivering a sustainability-rich vision of modern luxury by design. We are transforming our business to become carbon net zero across our supply chain, products, and operations by 2039. We have set a roadmap to reduce emissions across our own operations and value chains by 2030 through approved, science-based targets. Electrification is central to this strategy and before the end of the decade our Range Rover, Discovery, Defender collections will each have a pure electric model, while Jaguar will be entirely electric. At heart we are a British company, with two design and engineering sites, three vehicle manufacturing facilities, an engine manufacturing centre and a battery assembly centre in the UK. We also have vehicle plants in China (a joint venture), Slovakia, Austria (contract manufacturing with Magna Steyr), India (contract manufacturing with Tata Motors Ltd) and Brazil, as well as seven technology hubs across the globe. Jaguar Land Rover is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Motors Limited, part of Tata Sons.

Contact: Andrew Brown

MES – International

Contact: Alexandre Lebas

1 Pixham End Dorking Surrey RH4 1GB


Contact: Nick Barnett

Nextec Engineering Limited

Nextec Engineering Limited is a specialist consultancy with extensive experience in Engineering Consulting, Systems Engineering, Safety Engineering and Assurance Activities. Nextec Engineering Limited was started by four directors who are highly experienced Consultant Engineers working in multi-disciplined high hazard industries. The company’s client base is made up of private and public sector organisations both large and small. Highly regarded by many of our clients, Nextec Engineering Ltd, design and implement a range of specialist systems engineering, engineering safety and technical consulting services to large-scale infrastructure and high hazard industries. Nextec Engineering Limited has a diverse team of highly driven and competent individuals. We have a Quality Management System (QMS) that has been awarded ISO 9001 Certification and Nextec Engineering meets all UK policy and Insurance requirements. Our consultants have experience in working in Systems Engineering & Assurance and Safety and Risk Engineering in the following industries:  Transportation  Oil & Gas  Nuclear Energy and Renewables.  Software Engineering and Data Analytics  Education and Training

Contact: Madeleine Osei-Baffoe

Suite 409, Central Point, 45 Beech St, London, EC2Y 8AD

Occam Group Limited

Occam Group is a privately-owned company delivering expert safety management support and independent audit of complex systems at system, platform and enterprise level. Our team has significant experience in the defence maritime, weapons, land, air and nuclear domains, and also within the civil maritime, critical national infrastructure, automotive, renewable energy and space sectors. We relish the challenges of supporting innovative programmes, ranging from directed energy weapon systems, through to innovative future propulsion technologies and autonomous systems. As winners of the IET Innovation in Safety award, we know how to work at the cutting edge, to support our customers in the best way possible. The trust our customers place on our team is demonstrated by holding personal Letters of Delegation for safety assurance and appointments as independent experts to national nuclear safety committees. As an independent company, we can be relied upon to provide impartial support, ensuring that our customers do not face any downstream challenges regarding conflicts of interest.

Contact: Nick Yates

Castlemead, Lower Castle St, Bristol, England BS1 3AG


Contact: Emma Naldrett

Suite B First Floor Poplar House Park West Business Park Sealand Road Chester CH1 4RN


Contact: Emma Woodward

Wilderspool Park, Greenall's Avenue, Warrington, Cheshire WA4 6HL


RPS is an international consultancy of over 5500 people, providing advice on the development of natural resources, land and property, the management of the environment, and the health and safety of people. RPS has recently become a Tetra Tech company. This represents an exciting new chapter in our business. Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting and engineering services, and our combined offering and technical capability is broad and deep. The RPS affiliate membership of SaRS is led by the RPS Risk division, which is based in Warrington (Cheshire) with additional offices in West Cumbria and Basingstoke RPS Risk specialises in services supporting the prevention and control of Major Accident Hazards (MAH). We employ over 50 technical staff who all share the common goal of providing cost effective and pragmatic solutions. We provide support for the management of safety, health, quality and business risk to the nuclear, defence, oil and gas, chemical, power, FMCG, and manufacturing sectors. This means we can combine understanding of sector-specific regulatory and operating environments with knowledge and experience of cross-sector good practice. RPS Risk is a high performing and growing part of the business, and therefore we would like to hear from anyone interested in joining our team.

Contact: Olly Horton (Technical Director)


The Helicon, 1 South Place, London EC2M 2RB

S J Bartlett Ltd

SJ Bartlett Ltd provides systems and safety engineering expertise to clients in the rail, transportation and energy industries. The company was founded in 2020 by Stephen James Bartlett and has a team of internationally renowned experts in their field. The company’s main activity consists of engineering assurance, safety and reliability assessment, comprehensive support of engineering services (design, integration, construction, testing & commissioning), and also project management and management systems development. One of the driving principles of the company is to ensure that safety is always at the front and centre of project delivery and that the implemented solution ensures safe use, operation and maintenance for every potential user. This means moving away from cookie-cutter approaches to passing through regulatory hurdles and treating each project and client as an individual case with its own specific challenges and requirements.

Contact: Stephen Bartlett


Contact: Paul Mayo

Stockton Engineering Management Limited

At Stockton Engineering Management, we specialise in railway systems safety, risk and reliability. We work with infrastructure clients, contractors, consultants and manufacturers at every stage of the project and operational lifecycle. We help our clients reduce the cost of compliance, increase the confidence of delivery and reduce their project risk. Stockton Engineering Management provides the highest standards in the production of technical and operational safety cases, covering system safety through to product and component-level safety assessments. The breadth of our capability covers all aspects of the Safety Management Process enabling us to support any part of the project Lifecycle.

Contact: Martin Bayliss

167-169 Great Portland Street, 5th Floor, London W1W 5P

TAQA Bratani Limited

Contact: Dave Holland

Prospect Road, Westhill, Aberdeenshire AB32 6FE

TECSA S.r.l.

TECSA have been operating for years in the fields of safety, industrial risk, environment, fire protection, management systems and forensic engineering, providing technical, legal, process safety and insurance consultancy services and assistance. We have a wide national and international customer base that ranges from the Oil & Gas, chemical, fine chemistry and pharmaceutical sectors, as well as power, manufacturing and renewable resources, to strategic infrastructures and technology and energy networks. • Quantitative risk assessment, process safety studies and facility siting assessment • Offshore Directive, Seveso/COMAH safety reports, Safety Cases, HAZID/HAZOP, PHA, FMEA/FMEDA, RCA • Bow-Tie / LOPA risk assessment, ALARP studies and cost-benefit analyses • Hazardous Area Classification (HAC), ATEX, dropped objects analysis, dispersion studies • Reliability engineering and RAMS studies of complex systems, plants and networks • Functional safety (IEC 61508 / IEC 61511), alarm management (IEC 62682) • Cybersecurity assessment (IEC 62443) for Industrial Automation Control Systems (IACSs) • Basic and detailed fire protection engineering, fire & gas mapping (2D/3D) • Fire risk assessment, pedestrian dynamics & flows management, evacuation & escape routes simulation • Occupational Health & Safety, environmental engineering, ENVID • Research and development, advanced simulation (CFD and FEM), software development • Virtual / augmented reality • Asset lntegrity Management, Maintenance Management Systems & CMMS • Management systems, HSE audits, due diligence activities, operational excellence audits • Training, E-Learning

Contact: Luca Fiorentini

Via Figino 101 – PERO (MI)

United Utilities PLC

United Utilities is responsible for water and wastewater services in the North West of England. Our purpose is to provide great water and more for the North West. We deliver 1.8 billion litres of water a day to more than 3 million homes and businesses in the North West, as well as treating all the wastewater which disappears around the U-bend. Keeping the region flowing relies on a vast behind the scenes operation, involving hundreds of reservoirs, treatment works and pumping stations; thousands of kilometres of water pipes and sewers and a 5,000 strong workforce.

Contact: Philip Lang and Warren Bullough

Wilde Analysis Ltd

Contact: Graham Morley

Whitworth House, 28 Charles Street, Stockport SK1 3JR


Contact: Steve Denniss

70 Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1AF