The Permanent Way Institution exists purely for the world
of rail infrastructure engineering. We provide our members with a
unique forum to share and gain knowledge, experience and
We are an inclusive Institution which means we welcome anyone to
join us who is interested in rail. From track professionals to
train enthusiasts, we are a community of like-minded individuals
who love to think, talk and learn about engineering in this
As the rail industry’s dedicated infrastructure engineering technical institution, the PWI is committed to ensuring that its process for professional registration adds value to the applicant, their employer and ultimately the rail industry.