As Linbrooke has grown and developed, we are privileged to have been publicly acknowledged for a number of different achievements. Some of these have been recognised through awards such as:

UKRIA – Signalling and Telecommunications Award 2018

Proud winners of UKRIA 2018 Signalling and Telecommunication award for the Bromsgrove Corridor resignalling project. Linbrooke delivered the Bromsgrove Corridor resignalling telecoms, improving efficiencies by providing a highly resilient, scalable telephone concentrator and a compatible large bandwidth, high-speed IP/MPLS/Ethernet network, designed to facilitate the digital railway and ERTMS.

BSI Resettlement Awards 2017 – The FRS Award for the employer who has demonstrated most commitment to employing Service Leavers

Linbrooke makes efforts to recruit Service Leavers specifically, recognizing the high skill-set and by providing career development opportunities and future prospects.


UKRIA – Apprenticeship Development Award 2017

Dedicated to providing apprenticeship development across our business and the industry, we have employed over 30 young rail apprentices since 2010, equating to almost 10% of our current workforce, and counteracted forecasted industry skills shortages.

The Sir Donald Gosling Sword

Presented to the business that has provided the most significant support to The Royal Marines Charity over the previous 12 months, we won this accolade for our dedication to military resettlement!

Build 2016 Architecture Awards – Principal Contractor of the Year

Winners for providing ‘evidence of sustained excellence in this particular market sector, with a stellar reputation throughout the industry’.

The Utility Week Star Awards 2016 – Unsung Hero

Attained finalist status for ensuring that Linbrooke were at the forefront of the recovery works for the Yorkshire and Cumbrian floods, providing significant time, resources and support.

1000 Companies to Inspire Britain 2016

Listed as being one of the London Stock Exchange’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain, we are noted for being one of the UK’s fastest-growing and most dynamic medium sized businesses.

UKRIA 2016 – Recruitment Excellence

Working closely with our partner company, ntrs, Linbrooke have been instrumental in effectively integrating 100% of all our military graduates into a more comfortable civilian life with the government recognised abilities to provide for themselves and their loved ones.

UKRIA 2016 – Corporate Social Responsibility – JOINT WINNERS

With the strong development of three programmes designed to cover our military resettlement, school partnership and fundraising efforts for selected charities, Linbrooke are proud to have been recognised for our outstanding commitment to CSR.

Rail Exec Most Interesting Awards

Rail Exec’s Most Interesting Award – Training and Development Programme

Receiving top recognition for our fantastic training programmes and the utilisation of our state of the art National Training Academy.

Yorkshire Business Winner

The Yorkshire Post’s Excellence in Business Awards – Top Company with a Turnover of between 10 and 50 million pounds

Linbrooke were the winners of this creditable award due to our rapid growth, quality driven delivery success and overall integrity and enterprise.

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The RailStaff Awards – Recruiter of the Year

Highly commended for our Head of Recruitment’s dedication to military resettlement and quality recruitment across the board.

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The RailStaff Awards – David Maidment’s Award for Charity

Highly commended for our dedication to military resettlement, our school partnership and our altruistic involvement with the Bluebell Wood Hospice, Homes for Heroes and Children with Cancer.

National Rail Awards

National Rail Awards 2015 – Sustainability

Highly commended for the work we do in resettling and introducing former military personnel into the rail industry.


The Star Lite Award 2015

Awarded the Star Lite Award for the second time by Network Rail for the standard of safety displayed throughout the Paddington CIS and Clocks project. Assessor Dai Jones was “incredibly happy with the practices demonstrated by the Linbrooke team on site.”

BITC award shortlisted

Business In The Community (BITC) – The School Partnership Award

Shortlisted for our ongoing Phoenix Project and sustainable partnership with Chaucer School which helps to provide young people with the skills to build successful working lives and potentially join our Linbrooke family.

BITC award shortlisted

Business In The Community (BITC) – The Freshfields Work Inclusion Award

Shortlisted for our military resettlement schemes and dedication to assisting ex-forces personnel back into civilian life, as well as our commitment to bridging the industry skills gap.

Training and Development

The UK Rail Industry Awards 2015 granted Linbrooke this commendable accolade for the Health and Safety centred ‘Actions On’ training that was run for our site based staff. With our impeccable safety records, 5 star audits and committed training programmes, Linbrooke are dedicated to the quality and well-being of our workforce!

IOSH West of Scotland branch

Linbrooke’s Scottish branch was awarded the merit of being an outstanding contributor to health and safety at work. This award is designed to highlight the quality of ‘the unsung heroes whose individual actions and involvement contribute so much to driving health and safety in their businesses’.

IOSH Workplace Improvement Award

Recognises ‘a physical or measurable improvement within the workplace environment which produces improvements in employee Health & Wellbeing within the last two years’. Linbrooke received this prestigious award for the successful execution of the ‘Actions on Training’ principles and the consistent delivery of a safe and happy environment within the workplace.

Best Newcomer at Infrarail

Without applying for award consideration, Linbrooke were nonetheless awarded with the honour of being the highest regarded first time exhibiting company due to our positive introduction of new thinking.

Corporate Social Responsibility Award

The UK Rail Industry awards presented Linbrooke with the CSR Award for 2014. With our long, proud association with Her Majesty’s Armed Forces and our continuous charitable services we have now been publically recognised as deserving of such a tribute.


The Starlite Award

The Starlite Award – Given to the best performing contractors within Network Rail’s Wales and Western route, Linbrooke was the FIRST contractor to ever achieve Starlite. Noticed for our 100% safety audits, continual safety excellence and the maintenance of it through the project life-cycle, we are extremely proud to have received this award.