philip dooner
  • Track Maintenance Manager
  • Riyadh

Philip Dooner

Phil has over 30 years' experience in the design, construction and maintenance of Track, with more than 10 years working in the consultancy sector. He has extensive experience of leading and managing Track technical teams throughout the UK rail network and he has significant international experience having worked in Track maintenance in the Middle East.

Phil joined Network Rail Consulting in October 2018 and immediately mobilised to Saudi Arabia to lead the Supervision of Track technical inspections and to implement a variety of systems to assist in the maintenance of Track assets, including a Rail Defect Management System.

Prior to joining Network Rail Consultancy, Phil was the Engineering Technical Manager for Nexus. Before that, for over 5 years, Phil held several different roles as a self-employed Track Engineer including Construction Manager and Senior Project Engineer. Before this, he spent over 20 years with British Rail, IMT Contractors and Network Rail, joining as a Clerical Officer and rising to a Principal Technical Officer.

Phil is an Incorporated Engineer with the Engineering Council, UK and is a member of the Permanent Way Institution. He has an HNC in Civil Engineering.

Phil is based in Riyadh, KSA.