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Instrusive surveys and desktop studies on CP6 Design Services Framework.
WCS have carried out the survey and design of 70 lineside switching platforms across the Greater West programme of works.
A power upgrade for a crucial train maintenance depot in Doncaster.
The detailed design of approximately 10km of cable route including 22kV feeders and associated fibre route.
Provision of design and checking services on the biggest UK electrification project of the last decade.
A New Bulk Supply Point and associated 52km of HV cable route for the LU power upgrade.
Design co-ordination and management for the civil engineering sub-contractor on the High Speed One project in Kent.
Rail: Civils & Structures
Urgent works were required for our client, J. Murphy & Sons Ltd. as part of their Civil Asset Maintenance contract with Network Rail on this overbridge in Willesden.
A lorry strike at this rail underbridge in Wickford, Essex meant WCS were called to inspect and assess the level of damage and residual hazard caused by the collision.
As part of our Civil Asset Maintenance framework, WCS were called on New Year’s Day to inspect and assess accidental damage to the road bridge at Shoreditch High Street caused by excavations at street level.
Repairs and strengthening works were required to three footbridges at Goodmayes, Seven Kings and Brentwood stations for our client J. Murphy & Sons Limited as part of the CP6 framework.
We provided surveys and dilapidation reports on the Amenity Block and Fuel Point Shed in order to catalogue their condition.
We produced technical and cost feasibility reports for increasing platform capacity across the southern and south-east regions to facilitate the upgrade to 12-car trains.
Energy & Power
On this project in Teddington, WCS is working for our client, UK Power Networks Services (UKPNS) in providing cable route design for new charging stations as part of the very welcome roll-out of electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure in the UK.
WCS were asked to provide both the temporary works design and to provide civils assurance for the permanent works design for Hitachi Energy at Padiham National Grid substation, Burnley.
WCS are very glad to be involved in the expansion of electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure with our clients, UK Power Networks Services (UKPNS).
As part of the off-shore wind farm connection from Dogger Bank to National Grid, WCS are supporting our clients, Hitachi Energy with the design of this new on-shore extension in Creyke Beck substation, Cottingham.
We provided the key design interface between the HV electrical engineer and a multi-disciplinary project team on the construction of a new substation.