The PWI is a modern professional engineering institution for rail engineers. Its main objective is to collect and share technical knowledge and best practice in the rail industry. It does this through its seminars, publications and training courses. It increases the skills of rail engineers, raises standards and improves efficiency through its services and close links with the industry. The PWI welcomes all engineers and track/plant personnel who wish to benefit from the knowledge and support provided by the Institution. Licensed by the Engineering Council to award: EngTech, IEng and CEng.