Plant Operations Scheme
(POS) Certificate.

What is the Plant Operations Scheme (POS)?

The purpose of the On-Track Plant Operations Scheme (POS) is to define the compulsory requirements and minimum means of compliance for an organisation undertaking the provision and operation of On-Track Plant. The scope of the POS extends to all organisations carrying out On-Track Plant operations on Network Rail Managed  Infrastructure and Network Rail projects.

The Scheme applies to all On-Track Plant as defined in Network Rail Standard NR/L2/RMVP/0200 – Infrastructure Plant Manual. On-Track Plant must meet the requirements of Rail Industry Standard RIS-1530-PLT Rail industry standard for engineering acceptance of on-track plant and associated equipment. On-Track Plant includes Rail Mounted Maintenance Machines (RMMM), Road-Rail Vehicles (RRV), trailers and attachments.

How can Harcon Solutions support you?

  • Harcon Solutions can provide the support you need to develop and implement the Management System required to meet the requirements of RISQS and the Infrastructure Plant Manual.  The Management System is tailored specifically to the operations of your organisation.
  • We offer onsite operational assurance checking, POS audits and inspections; we can undertake unobtrusive monitoring of newly qualified POS Representatives and On-Track Plant Operators.  This service includes the production of a full site report that is delivered within an agreed timescale to the client representative

Learn more about our expertise

f you would like to learn more about our POS Assurance expertise and how we could support your business please get in touch with us today.