Rail Transport

Egis Rail prises itself one of European leader in providing professional services in railway engineering covering Light Rail, Metros and Railways (including High Speed, Commuter and suburban railways).

Egis' areas of intervention in the railway sector are multiple: high-speed lines, conventional lines, urban and peri-urban lines, tourist lines, railway nodes, railway stations and interchanges, platforms, terminal freight facilities, technical rail-road projects, maritime and fluvial. In addition, Egis' interventions in the railway sector concern indistinctively the creation of new infrastructure or the development of existing infrastructure (operation, safety, modernization, regeneration).

Egis provides design and supervision of railroad equipment works (track, catenaries, signalling, telecommunications) for new high-speed lines or for conventional operating lines. Our extensive experience within French domestic market gives us a solid basis from which to export our expertise effectively throughout the world and to meet the expectations of international clients.

In 50 years, Egis Rail has been involved in the design and construction of more than 750 km of Metro lines in France and throughout the world and Engineering of more than 12,000 km of railways including High Speed.

Egis has made a vital contribution in the revival and modernization of the tramway taking part to the success of iconic projects, delivering Engineering Project Management of over 800 km of Tramways in the world.



  • Engineering projects from conception right through to commissioning
  • Expertise in heavy freight and high speed systems design
  • Providing tailor-made and independent public transport solutions


The technical skills offered by Egis have the advantage of covering all rail business activities through a global and coherent approach to rail, allowing project optimization and better management of the many interfaces.

They cover, in particular, transport planning, modeling and socio-economics, contractual engineering / assembly, project management and construction management, the various technical trades (civil engineering, railway equipment, telecom and signaling, catenary and traction power, rolling stock, etc.), safety, maintenance and repair, maintenance or operational planning.

Other areas of expertise include :

  • Operation planning, operation consultancy
  • Systems Assurance / RAMS (Reliability, Availability, Maintenance, Safety)
  • ISA

Egis can also support public and private client developing and implementing various form of project such as D&B, EPC, PPP and turnkey projects.