M53 Bidston Moss Viaduct Strengthening

CEEQUAL Excellent (82.2%) – Design & Construction Award Version 4, Feb 2013 | Birkenhead, UK (England) Client: Highways Agency (lead)/ Wirral Borough Council and Mersey Passenger Transport Authority Design: Amey Construction: Costain Assessor: Ian Nixon (Costain) Verifier: Perry Shard (Balfour Beatty) Project Summary Bidston Moss Viaduct is a 730 metre long box girder bridge which … Continue reading “M53 Bidston Moss Viaduct Strengthening”

Poole Twin Sails Bridge

CEEQUAL Very Good – Construction Only Award Version 4, Sep 2013 | Poole, UK (England) Client: Poole Borough Council Contractor: Hochtief Construction Assessor: Derek Walter (Hochtief UK) and Julian Gregory (Ecovigour) Verifier: Karl Pitman (Pitman Associates) Project Summary The purpose of this project was to construct an iconic lifting bridge to supplement the existing bridge across … Continue reading “Poole Twin Sails Bridge”

Highway E4, Rotebro (Interim) (Väg E4, Rotebro, ny väg över befintlig järnväg)

CEEQUAL Excellent (85.3%) – Interim Client & Design Award Version 4, May 2013 | Rotebro, Sweden Client: Trafikverket Design: Centerlöf & Holmberg / ÅF Construction: NCC Construction Sweden AB Assessors: Kristine Ek, Ragnhild Karlsson Project Summary Project Highway E4 Rotebro is the last part in the widening of the highway between Stockholm City and the international airport Arlanda. … Continue reading “Highway E4, Rotebro (Interim) (Väg E4, Rotebro, ny väg över befintlig järnväg)”

Loughor Viaduct Replacement

CEEQUAL Excellent (87.2%) – Whole Project Award Version 4, Mar 2014 | Loughor, Wales, UK Shortlisted – CEEQUAL Outstanding Achievement Awards 2016 Client: Network Rail Designer: Tony Gee & Partners Ltd Contractor: Carillion Rail Assessor: Jo Wall (TACP) Verifier: Colin Cartwright (Atkins) Project summary The project involved replacement of Loughor Viaduct. This was required by Network … Continue reading “Loughor Viaduct Replacement”

A34 Wolvercote Viaduct Replacement Scheme

CEEQUAL Excellent – Construction Only Award Version 4, Dec 2010 | Oxford, England Client: Highways Agency Employers Agent: WSP Main Contractor: Costain Assessor: Amy Shuffleton Project Summary The aim of the Wolvercote Viaduct scheme was to replace the existing 45-year-old, 250-metre-long, 12-span structure that carries dual two lanes over the Birmingham mainline railway, the Oxford … Continue reading “A34 Wolvercote Viaduct Replacement Scheme”

Artist impression of Forth Replacement Crossing (Queensferry Bridge)

Forth Replacement Crossing: Queensferry Bridge (Interim)

CEEQUAL Excellent (92.7%) – Interim Client & Outline Design Award Version 4, Apr 2010 | Queensferry, Scotland Client: Transport Scotland Design & Construction: Jacobs / Arup (Joint venture) Project summary Despite significant investment and maintenance over its lifetime, the Forth Road Bridge is showing signs of deterioration and is not suitable as the long-term main crossing of the Firth … Continue reading “Forth Replacement Crossing: Queensferry Bridge (Interim)”

A876 Upper Forth Crossing at Kincardine (Clackmannanshire Bridge)

CEEQUAL Very Good – Whole Project Award Version 3, Sep 2009 | Kincardine, Scotland  Client: Transport Scotland Designer: Jacobs Engineering, Benaim WA Fairhurst & Partners and Gifford Contractor: Morgan Sindall / Vinci Joint Venture Assessor: David Chadwick Project summary The Upper Forth Crossing at Kincardine (Clackmannanshire Bridge) has brought substantial benefits to Kincardine and the surrounding area. It … Continue reading “A876 Upper Forth Crossing at Kincardine (Clackmannanshire Bridge)”

Castleford Footbridge

Castleford Footbridge

CEEQUAL Very Good – Design & Construction Award Version 3, Dec 2008 | Castleford, England Winner – CEEQUAL Outstanding Achievement Awards 2011 – Community & Stakeholders Design: Tony Gee & Partners Construction: Costain Assessor: Sonya Wilshaw Project Summary The Castleford Footbridge, a £4.8 million landmark structure, is the final and most ambitious of 11 schemes that … Continue reading “Castleford Footbridge”

M40 Junction 15 (Longbridge) Bypass (Interim)

CEEQUAL Excellent (85.9%) – Interim Client & Design Award Version 3, Sep 2007 | Warwick, England Client: Highways Agency Contractor: Morrison Construction Designer: Hyder Consulting Assessor: Alison Morrisey Project Summary The team designed a dual carriageway bypass of the M40 Junction 15, allowing vehicles travelling on the A46 to avoid this busy junction. The bypass … Continue reading “M40 Junction 15 (Longbridge) Bypass (Interim)”