Cardiff Railway Bridges

Location: Newport, South Wales Client: Carillion Rail Main Contractor: Carillion Rail Value: £500,000 Timescale: December 2015 Scope: The demolition of a two redundant bridges over the main South Wales railway line. Project Description The bridge carried a former road over the main South Wales railway line and was due for demolition as part of the [...]

Victoria Station Roof, Manchester

Location: Victoria Railway Station, Manchester Client: Network Rail Main Contractor: Morgan Sindall Value: £750,000 Timescale: June 2013 to November 2013 Scope: The dismantling of the failing steel roof over Manchester Victoria Railway Station, carried out whilst the station concourse below remained live. Project Background The project involved the dismantling of the four main steel roof spans [...]

Thorley Lane Bridge, Manchester

Location: M56 Manchester Airport Client: Balfour Beatty Mott MacDonald Main Contractor: Balfour Beatty Mott MacDonald Consulting Engineer: Precision Demolition Consultancy Value: £150,000 Timescale: August 2014 Scope: The demolition of a two lane road bridge over the M56 Motorway in Manchester Project Description The bridge carried a two-lane road with pavements over junction 5 of the [...]

Low Moor Footbridge, Clitheroe

Location: Clitheroe, Lancashire Client: Lancashire County Council Client’s Project Manager: Lancashire County Council Value: £50,000 Timescale: September 2007 Scope: The demolition of a single span arched concrete footbridge over the River Ribble Bridge Construction The bridge was a 27m long reinforced concrete footbridge deck with reinforced concrete thrust blocks at each end of the bridge, [...]

Dig Gate Lane Bridge, M62 Rochdale

Location: M62 Milnrow Client: Costain Main Contractor: Costain Consulting Engineer: Peter Lindsell & Associates Explosives Engineer: PDC Ltd Value: £100,000 Timescale: July 2006 Scope: The contract involved the demolition of a two-lane accommodation bridge over the M62 in Lancashire. Bridge Construction The redevelopment of junction 21 of the M62 in Milnrow near Rochdale by Costain Ltd [...]

M6 Bridges, Lancaster

Location: M6, Lancaster Client: Highways Agency / AMEC Planning Supervisor: Lancashire County Council Principal Contractor: AMEC Timescale: January 2003 to February 2003 Value: £100,000 Scope: The demolition of 2 motorway bridges over 2 x 12 hour weekend possessions of the M6 motorway, removing foundations and re-opening motorway. Demolition Overview The demolition of two bridge which [...]