Ast Rail

Ast Rail specialises in interior and exterior graphics for the rail industryAst Rail provide a wide range of interior and exterior graphics solutions for both UK passenger and freight rail sectors. We can offer the latest rail compliant materials with up to date fire, smoke, toxicity and spread of flame testing, all to the latest release of BS6853 and BS476. We have combinations of materials suitable for Category 1a, 1b and II for overground, underground and freight, both exterior and interior. All our production and conversion is carried out in our purpose-built Headquarters and Manufacturing Hub. 

Ast Rail services include: 

Full colour and cut vinyl wraps; 

Full colour and cut vinyl logos; 

Promotional films; 

Rail safety labels & passenger information notices; 

Anti-graffiti films and surface preparations; 

Logistics & Fitting 

We carry out work throughout the UK, working shift systems to meet the demands of your schedule. All our graphics are converted in-house, batch traceable, bar-coded and delivered carefully packaged to your facilities ready for our fitting teams. We work on refurbished as well as new rolling stock and not just in the UK; we have recently wrapped trains as far afield as Norway, Sweden and Spain. 

Personnel 

Our train preparation and application personnel are all trained and equipped to the latest standards for rail health and safety, applicable when operating in rail depots. Every shift is fully supervised by a Team Leader and all personnel are experienced working in the rail sector. 

Train Refurbishment & Preparation 

Proper preparation is key to any livery re-brand. We can provide in-house all the services you require in terms of body repair and body preparation. This might be as a result of a de-brand, franchise change, scheduled maintenance or service requirement. We can help you manage your project end-to-end. 

Painting Services 

We have in-house expertise and management resources to provide full painting services including both by hand application and spray. All of these services utilise time-served personnel with in-depth experience in the rail sector as well as a range of paint packs from leading manufacturers, designed to meet challenging work.

To learn more about our rail products and services, or to discuss your next project please get in touch.