Asset Management

Rock Rail manages its rolling stock assets throughout their whole life cycle, from design, construction and fleet introduction to ongoing operation.

Rock provides a complete range of specialist asset management services, managing long-term residual value and protecting the interests of its institutional investors.

Safety assurance is a critical element of the asset management function. Rock Rail supports its rail partners in fulfilling their safety obligations as well as undertaking assurances to satisfy itself and its investors that the correct safety approach is being taken.

The team works closely with our train operator and manufacturer partners, to ensure a collaborative approach to all aspects of fleet management and that our trains remain fit for purpose, meeting the needs of rail passengers over the long term.


Comprehensive range of services covering:

  • Programme management
  • Performance monitoring
  • Modifications and enhancements
  • Maintenance
  • Re-leasing
  • Safety assurance
  • Financial management and accounting


Expert team of commercial, technical, engineering, legal, financial and health & safety specialists with over 150 years of combined rail industry experience.


Rock Rail’s bespoke integrated risk-management IT tool with real time performance and risk indicator feeds and analysis. Providing fleet performance diagnostics and continuous residual value analysis.


Management of Rock Rail jointly owned fleets – representing £3 billion of assets and over 1,500 vehicles at various stages of construction and operation.

Assets under management