Birkenhead North Station Park and Ride

CEEQUAL Excellent (78.6%) – Whole Project Award
Version 4, Sep 2013 | Birkenhead, UK (England)

Client: Merseytravel
Designer: Atkins and Wirral Borough Council
Contractor: George Cox and Sons Ltd

Assessor: Colin Cartwright (Atkins)
Verifier: Perry Shard (Birse)

Project summary

Works involved the construction of a new park and ride facility of around 250 parking spaces on former housing land north of Birkenhead North rail station in Wirral, Merseyside.

Works included the construction of the car park, new site access off Beaufort Road, construction of new footways, new efficient LED street lighting, a CCTV surveillance system and an electronic sliding security gate which can be managed remotely. Also new boundary fencing was installed and new landscaped areas created with low level planting and also wildflower areas.