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 [...]

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 [...]