Andrew Craven appointed as new divisional lead

VolkerRail is delighted to welcome Andy Craven as the new general manager for its Power and Civils division.


Having spent over 25 years in the construction sector, with major career episodes in manufacture, design and M&E installation, Andrew - a chartered mechanical engineer - joins the business with a wealth of project delivery experience, including Network Rail Eastern, business development knowledge and strategy acumen, and industry expertise.

Commenting on his appointment, Andrew said: “I’m delighted to join VolkerRail Specialist Businesses, and I look forward to developing relationships with my team, our suppliers and our clients; building on the fantastic collaboration and project success delivered by this high performing division.”

Andrew joins VolkerRail after a successful transition as M&E technical director at Arcadis.

Niall McCreanor, director of VolkerRail Specialist Businesses, said: “The wider senior management team and I welcome Andy to the business. This is an exciting time for VolkerRail Specialist Businesses, which has seen sustained growth and diversification in our core service offering to the market.

“With a new control period on the horizon, we are confident that we will see further opportunity to make continued investments in the sector. I look forward to working with Andrew as he helps us to enhance and strengthen VolkerRail Specialist Businesses’ position in the market.”