HDR | Hurley Palmer Flatt specialise in developing design solutions that specifically support critical installations for the transportation, aviation and rail sector.

With decades of experience in the transportation sector we have the expertise and drive together with a culture of attention to detail that provides clients with the absolute confidence they are engaging a team that is dedicated to delivering designs that are robust cost effective and efficient.

We deliver comprehensive services throughout the lifecycle of each project whether large or small, for both public and private sector clients. HDR | Hurley Palmer Flatt strive to meet requirements with the flexibility to adapt our capabilities to ensure that we always meet their exact needs. We work alongside our clients to develop the best solutions whilst also ensuring sustainability is at the forefront of our designs.

For mission critical environments, emphasis has to be on providing an uninterrupted continuous service for the ever increasing number of passengers whilst ensuring safety standards are never compromised. Failure to deliver is not an option and safety is integral to our culture.

Our rail specialities include:

• Operation centre and control centre design
• Rail depot design and depot plant utilisation
• Total Asset Management for sector assets
• Risk analysis including Single Point Of Failure (SPOF) and Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) calculations
• Rail telecommunication
• Integrating commercial developments into the transportation environment

Our energy efficient solutions and sector specific specialists will present the latest tested technological advancements, through creative designs to add value to each of our client’s projects.


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For further information please contact:

Name: James O'Byrne

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