Sisk acquires specialist electrical contractor

Ready to expand its UK Rail business John Sisk & Son has secured specialist electrical contractor Fuse Rail.

Established in 2014 Fuse Rail is a specialist company servicing electrification and plant requirements within the rail industry. Fuse Rail who are based near Folkstone in Kent will continue to operate under its present branding and management team under Sisk. The most recently filed accounts for Fuse Rail show net assets of approximately £380,000.

Nick Culshaw, Sisk Rail managing director said: “This is a very exciting time for Fuse and Sisk Rail. In terms of culure, focus on people and also delivering excellence for customers Fuse Rail is a very strong complimentary fit with Sisk.

Managing director of Fuse Rail, Dave Saunders said: “From day one we knew there was a good fit with the people we have met as part of this process – being part of Sisk Rail business will offer opportunities for us in our business and thanks to all my team who have worked really hard to get us over the line”.

Sisk Rail on behalf of Network Rail and other train operating companies carries out structures’ remediation, buildings refurbishment, mechanical and electrical planned maintenance, litter clearance, earthworks, fencing, drainage clearance and repairs.