|Job Ref:||119799SHM||Employer:||Morson International||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Bristol||Address:||Post Code:||BS5||Post Date:||14/10/2016 20:17|
Filton Abbey Wood - 4 Track Capacity Improvement (Bristol) Job Title: Section Engineer (Structures)|
Date required: November 2016
Filton Abbey Wood - 4 Track Capacity Improvement is a design and build project to undertake installation of 15 km of track renewal, upgrading 17 existing railway structures including 4 bridge reconstructions for electrification clearance and upgrade to two stations in order to improve capacity of the local network for Network Rail Infrastructure Limited. Overall value is circa £30m over a 2.5 year design and construction period commencing October 2014.
The civil works involve bridge demolition, piling and soil nailing, embankment and cutting stabilisation earthworks, and construction of a new road and foot bridges. The project also involves platform extensions and upgrades including M&E works, CIS, CCTV, PA help points and external lighting. The rail works include replacement track bed, track drainage, track and the diversion of rail side communications GSMR Masts and cables.
With the varied scope come a number of challenges including approval of design and interfaces with the numerous work packages. The contract will be Network Rail 12 (NR Amendments to ICC Target Cost Version (August 2011))
Project office is based on site in Bristol.
Section engineer responsible for structures works working within the structures team. Reporting to section managers / senior engineers / general foremen. Works include bridge demolitions, reconstructions and replacements as well as strengthening works. Works are to NR standards in a live rail environment and within the public realm.
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