Damien Gent
Damien Gent
Managing Director of CPMS Infrastructure
CPMS Infrastructure provides experienced Construction, Design and Asset Management specialists to our clients. Our experience enables effective results, with our service offering including a wide range of infrastructure solutions, from concept design all the way through construction to full asset management and data driven decision making.

Analytics & Asset Management

At CPMS, we offer a whole life cycle service, from concept, through to design and construction to full asset management and data driven decision making. We combine industry leading technical subject matter expertise and a deep understanding of the asset base with the latest analytics and visualisation platforms to bring data to the forefront of decision making. By harnessing an organisations data, CPMS enables improved Asset Management through the assets whole-life cycle.


"It has been a pleasure working closely with the CPMS team on a range of opportunities and live projects across the UK Rail Industry. They bring excellent rail and broader capability expertise, are willing to get stuck into activities delivering focused outcomes and are straightforward to work with."
Jamie Crystal, Ernst & Young

Design & Development

CPMS provide integrated design and design management across the lifespan of capital projects, from requirements and business case development, feasibility, single option selection, right through to approved for construction. We offer multi-disciplinary capability through our own engineers and trusted SME delivery partners. With proven experience in challenging and complex programmes across infrastructure, CPMS offer a hands-on design approach to tackle risk and identify cost effective solutions.

CPMS place the client at the centre of the design process to ensure that requirements are accurately captured, monitored, and delivered, whilst ensuring that designs are compliant with the common safety method and interoperability regulations.

  • Multi-discipline design and technical services for rail projects at all GRIP stages
  • Feasibility studies and option reports including cost appraisals
  • Site surveys, asset correlation, and condition reports
  • Constructability reports and programmes
  • Extensive experience of Third Party Schemes in rail environment
  • Design assurance for submissions to Network Rail from outside parties
"The collaborative approach taken by the CPMS team has been a breath of fresh air– a dedicated and professional organisation with a clear focus on ensuring we operated as a single team in tackling the complexities of this project"
Michael King, Rail Lead for the London Borough of Enfield

Engineering and Construction

CPMS provides flexible services with our experienced  Construction team. We can provide fixed-price contracted packages of works focused on core railway disciplines, undertaking Principal Contractor and Principal Designer roles, and we can also provide individual specialist support resources meeting the management, planning and/or engineering needs of your projects. We believe in collaborative solutions and will always match our service offering to what best meets the client’s needs.

We can deliver design and build packages in single or multi-discipline schemes, providing an integrated service with our in-house design and design management teams. Our construction team presents a competitive option for clients looking to deliver small to medium packages of work from £50,000 to £1m.

We have experienced construction management and technical staff covering Civil Engineering, Permanent Way and Overhead Line Systems within the Rail environment.

"Wensum Curve was an excellent example of all parties working collaboratively to ensure the scheme was delivered safely and found the right balance of minimising disruption to the operational Depot but undertaking the works in an efficient manner"
Andrew Parker, Head of Programme & Project Management, CPMS Group