Julie is a Chartered Civil Engineer with over 20 years post qualification experience dedicated to railway engineering. She has a very useful multi-disciplinary background in both contracting and consulting environments. Her portfolio includes numerous bridge reconstruction and strengthening schemes, track renewals designs, projects to achieve capacity enhancement, electrification schemes and re-signalling works. Julie has worked as designer,
Julie is a Chartered Civil Engineer with over 20 years post qualification experience dedicated to railway engineering. She has a very useful multi-disciplinary background in both contracting and consulting environments. Her portfolio includes numerous bridge reconstruction and strengthening schemes, track renewals designs, projects to achieve capacity enhancement, electrification schemes and re-signalling works. Julie has worked as designer, site manager, project manager and contractor’s engineering manager on many high profile projects. She has a reputation for delivering engineering excellence through innovative ideas and for using lean thinking principles to achieve efficiencies without ever compromising safety or quality. A British Rail Graduate Trainee, Julie spent 14 years with Corus (now Tata) before leaving to take on a new challenge leading the multi-discipline design team at Colas Rail. She doubled revenue for the design team, securing work from a variety of new external clients. As Programme Director at Amey, Julie was accountable for the successful delivery of a £15M portfolio of design projects. She inspired her team to create innovative, efficient, safe, buildable solutions, which led to a high win rate and loyal clients. As Head of Rail at WSP, Julie was accountable for defining and implementing the UK Rail Strategy, working collaboratively with UK and International colleagues. Her objective was to maximise the benefit for clients of combining UK and International skills and expertise at each stage of project life cycle, from concept to construct. She is passionate about inspiring the next generation of railway engineers, and is involved in a number of initiatives to attract talent in to the profession.
Julie is the founder of Carrier Rail Consulting.
Founder @ Carrier Rail Consulting is a new company offering bespoke services within the rail sector. I'm here to provide an alternative perspective, generating ideas through an innovative approach backed by years of infrastructure experience.
Whether you are looking for advice on business growth or support with writing a winning bid, or need operational assistance in Project Director or Contractor's Engineering Manager roles, my purpose is:
•unlock potential to find simple solutions to complex problems
•seek efficiency and demonstrate value
•lead a collaborative, inclusive approach to make engineering fun From September 2015 to Present (3 months) Director @ From January 2014 to April 2015 (1 year 4 months) Programme Director @ Accountable for the efficient, safe and successful delivery of a £15M portfolio of multidisciplinary railway projects. From June 2010 to January 2014 (3 years 8 months) Engineering Director @ From March 2008 to May 2010 (2 years 3 months) Associate Director @ From 2004 to 2008 (4 years) Graduate Engineer @ From 1993 to 1997 (4 years)
B Eng Hons, Civil and Structural Engineering @ University of Bradford From 1989 to 1993 Julie Carrier is skilled in: Rail, Light Rail, Railway, Commercial Management, Civil Engineering, Contract Management, Project Delivery, Design Management, Engineering, Construction, Transportation, Project Engineering, Project Bidding, Cost Reporting, Railway Systems, Road, Subcontracting, Procurement, Engineering Management, Infrastructure, Project Control, Cost Management, Public Transport, Highways, Bridge, Bid Preparation, Earned Value Management, Primavera P6, Feasibility Studies, Cost Control, Earthworks, Surveying, Signalling, Value Engineering, MS Project, Cost Engineering, Construction Management, Railway Signalling, Metro, Concrete, Tunnels, Rolling Stock, Microsoft Project
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