Client

Alun Griffiths Limited

Sector

Rail

Value

£760,000

Completion Date

June 2016

Duration

22 weeks

Detail

Scope of Works

Gritblast and Painting the 14 Span Viaduct, prepared to SA2 ½ and protective coatings to the M34 RT98 specification. In addition there was a significant amount of steelworks repairs including flanges and stiffeners. ICS provided a fully accessible scaffold for the works.

Each span was approximately 250m2. Full encapsulation was required. Main works undertaken during normal working. Possession works were utilised to install new hand rails and to prepare and paint existing handrails.

Challenges

Working over a tidal estuary necessitated containment to prevent pollution of the watercourse. Safety of operatives was paramount during these works. Safety boats were employed during the works.