Stock | Crew | Train Management


Merlin manages your rolling stock, train crew and disruption in one place, in real-time.

Merlin is a presentation layer that brings rolling stock, train crew and disruption information into one place to manage in real-time. 

Merlin extracts the rolling stock and crew diagrams from industry leading partners, allowing for the manipulation of diagrams in real-time, particularly when there is disruption.  

Merlin has a workflow designed to reflect your existing operational processes.  ITAL prides itself on digitising your existing processes, so you don’t have to change the way you work. 


Merlin Features

Simplifying staff information in one place

Driver Schedule Cards

Update paper and digital schedule cards in real-time

Crew Diagrams

The ability to manipulate and create new diagrams on the fly

Booking on Sheet

Understand who has/hasn’t booked on, ensuring diagrams are covered

Stock Diagrams

Manage rolling stock and crew together in one place

Train tracker

Users will be able to search for individual trains which will be displayed in a new graphical format


Access to DYNAMIS, ITAL’s Data Warehouse to create new services and modules

New Features

coming soon


This enhances the user interface for managing traincrew. It enables users to add journey legs into a host diagram from another diagram which uncovered.


A new controller and DTM interface which is an enhancement to Station Working Book, it facilitates the stepping-up of stock and traincrews during perturbations to service, without the need to alter diagrams.

(real-time route, service indicator & alerting solution)

A new controller interface that monitors performance between stations and junctions, as well as through station platforms, alerting controllers to accumulating delays.

Messaging / Real time alerting

• Web based
• Dynamic address book
• Automated, data driven intelligence
• The ability to tell a story
• Two way communication
• Configurable UI

Merlin Benefits

Problems we solve

Want to find out more?

Download the ITAL Guide to Stock, crew and train management