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D2 Welcomes Dan Taylor into the Team

We are pleased to welcome Dan to the D2 Rail Team, in the position of Senior Project Manager from March 2022

Dan joins us from Network Rail where he gained 13 years’ experience of Project Management in the Railway. Starting on the Graduate Scheme with Network Rail in 2009 Dan has a wide range of knowledge and experience delivering multi-disciplinary railway projects having most recently been responsible for successfully delivering stages of the Northern Hub in Manchester and Trans Pennine Route Upgrade Project W1 (Manchester – Stalybridge). Dan is a Full Member (MAPM) and has recently achieved Chartership Status with APM.

Dan enjoys cooking, sports – especially rugby and football and is a Season Ticket holder at Tranmere Rovers…for his sins!

A big welcome to Dan!

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D2 Welcomes James Cooke into the Team

We are pleased to welcome James to the D2 Rail Team, in the position of Senior Planner from March 2022 James joins us from CAF where he gained 2 ½ years’ experience of planning rollingstock projects. He was involved in the successful…

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D2 Rail Innovate UK and DIT Project

D2’s Digital Technology Team explore Innovation Solutions in Canada

D2 is excited to announce a research project that will explore bringing Digital Innovation to the Canadian rail sector. During the 3-month project, spearheaded by Innovate UK and the Department for International Trade, D2 Rail aims investigate and develop a digital…

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D2 Continues its Support of The Mustard Tree

The past 12 months have been hard on everyone and in some circumstances, due to the loss of jobs, many have plummeted into homelessness.  The Mustard Tree are a homeless charity based in Manchester that focus on tackling both the…

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D2 Delivers Virtual Reality Training Solution

Network Rail’s fleet of RM900 Ballast Cleaners are helping them to increase the sustainability of the UK’s railways. This summer, D2 worked with Network Rail training experts to deliver a new system for training operators of the Ballast Cleaner using…

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