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Discounts, benefits and more designed to support your business

As part of your RBD Membership, we work hard to find exclusive discounts and benefits.  Within the RBD Community Dashboard (accessible by password) – you will find discounts and offers on a variety of rail related products and services.   


Your online portal with access to vital information and tools

Our dashboard is unique and has been developed to meet the specific needs of our members. 


By accessing the dashboard, members have all the tools and resources needed via a simple login.  There are reports and insights, tender notifications, job alerts, discounts, events calendar, a notice board for important information. 


We also have an archive for the newsletters and RBD Publications so that you don’t need to worry about missing out on important industry information and opportunities.  Please ask us for a demo if you would like to find out more. 

Ultimate rail calendar

Ultimate Rail Calendar – every rail industry event in one place.

We try to make sure every rail industry event is featured in the Ultimate Rail Calendar, if your event is not currently displayed you can add it free of charge.  Please use the button below to provide us with the details and we’ll add it straight away.



Free to use, free to list.

List completely for free, or choose to sponsor your listing to stand out from the crowd. Our calendar is regularly promoted through our news, emails and other digital channels for maximum exposure. We have a team of dedicated specialists who work with key figures across the industry to ensure the calendar is well populated.


Your comprehensive resource matching you with your requirements

Member organisations in the RBD Community Directory include any businesses working in the rail sector and can be broadly classified as follows:


  • Railway Infrastructure/Construction and Systems
  • Rolling Stock (manufacture, parts, maintenance, and depots)
  • Media/Publications/Exhibition
  • Partner, Trade, Government and Professional Bodies
  • Professional Services
  • Charities
  • Business services & support companies
  • Training/Academia


The benefits of the RBD Community Business Directory

Fast. Powerful. Effective.


Professionally designed microsite listing with multiple links including brochures, videos, news stories and contact details.


Powerful SEO to complement and enhance SEO of the main business website.


Effective search function within the directory to identify collaboration and business opportunities with other high-quality organisations.


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Over 12 million stories read every year 

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Exclusive industry insight and knowledge

The UK rail sector has experienced some big changes in times.  As a member of the RBD Community, keep up-to-date with the latest industry intelligence and insights.

Great British Railways The Williams-Shapps Plan for Rail

A simpler, more integrated structure will cut duplication, increase…

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Analysis of the National Infrastructure and Construction Pipeline 2021

The government is committed to working
hand in hand with industry to improve
productivity and drive innovation

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Network Rail Challenge Statements

challenge statements have been created to support our technical strategy and the railway’s future vision as set out in the Rail Technical Strategy Read more

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Take your business to new heights and join the fastest growing network in rail. 

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