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Our experienced team deliver solutions acoss a wide range of rail civils elements and project pahses, encompssing feasibility, gauging, tender, D&B and construction stages.

We do not work on Network Rail frameworks and so are fully independent from the regulatory authorities and are able to deliver the best value driven solutions for our Clients.

We are agile and capable. Our work encompasses minor upgrade projects and simple foootbridge stuctures in the UK to complex bridges on multi billion pund infrastructure projects in Israel and Australia.

 

LINESIDE CIVILS SERVICES

Bridge design: new-build and refurbishment

Route works design

Levelling, retaining walls and embankment works

Crossings - undertrack, above track and on track

Drainage design: track, surface and foul

Substation compounds and access roads

Earthworks and retaining walls

Earth mats

Cable/Troughing routing

Concrete Plinths for modularised buildings, substations, auto-transformers and ancillary railway equipment

 

SPECIALIST FOUNDATION DESIGN

Pre-cast concrete foundations for viaduct works

Bespoke wall brackets / supports

Platform Foundations

Piled Foundations

Portal foundations, including special foundations incorporated within re-enforced concrete aprons

Foundations for OLE supports and gantries

 

SURVEY & SITE INVESTIGATION WORKS 

Bridge, gantry and retaining wall inspections

Topographical Surveys

Intrusive materials testing including core drilling and testing of masonry cores and paint testing

Ferrous scanning

Exploratory trial holes to determine bridge deck construction / existing foundation

Trial holes for foundations to confirm ground type and presence of buried services

Dilapidation surveys

Lineside routeworks surveys

Provision of access platforms, scaffolding and pontoons to facilitate intrusive surveys to railway assets

Foundations for OLE supports and gantries

 

MANAGEMENT & REPORTING SERVICES

Interpretation of surveys and investigations

Assistance with scope production

Review of record drawings, GRIP designs by others and pre-construction information

Feasibility studies, option selection, cost estimate and recommendations reporting

Coordination, survey, assessment and reporting for Gauging studies

Multi-disciplinary design management and coordination of 10+ disciplines

 


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