CASE STUDIES

Balfour Beatty | Client: TFL | Value: £11,000,000


Project Details
Improvement of the Tottenham gyratory traffic system The current one-way system has high volumes of traffic but limited crossing points for pedestrians and cyclists. This is a barrier for many residents living in the area. To improve the area, they will build a bigger and better bus station at Tottenham Hale, install more cycle parking at Tottenham and Seven Sisters stations and other key points in the area, Create more crossing points for pedestrians and cyclists and improve existing ones with tactile paving and audible signals. improve the look and feel of the area with mature trees, new seating and upgraded street lighting, create a new public square outside Tottenham Hale station, reduce the impact of traffic on Broad Lane with a 20mph speed limit and more crossing points, introduce two-way traffic on the High Road, Monument Way and Broad Lane and improve how bus routes operate in the area and where bus stops are located.

Our Involvement
To supply recycled aggregates, 360 tracked excavators with skilled operators. Waste management i.e. skips, rolonof bins, muck away via grab & 8 wheel tippers. Rental of our yard for storage in Markfield Road, Tottenham.

Benefit to Client
O’Donovan Waste Disposal Limited is approximately 100 yards from the works, which drastically reduces the carbon footprint on the project and reduces costs for the client.

Morrison Construction | Client: Lee Valley Value: £4,000,000


Project Details
Redevelopment of a former landfill site. To produce a white water canoe centre. This will initially be for the Olympics 2012. It will then go on to be a flagship training centre for Olympic standard canoeists and the general public.

Our Involvement
To supply plant, skips, rolonofs, thousands of tonnes of Recycled aggregates. We were also responsible for the removal of hazardous soil and stone and the supply of Top-soil for landscape purposes

Benefit to Client
Our participation has allowed them to achieve a legacy for future generations to enjoy the wonderful facilities and produce world class canoeists of the future.

J Murphy & Sons | Client: Crossrail Project


Project Details
Dismantling of a Victorian pedestrian metal bridge crossing, which was situated over a former railway track. After dismantling the bridge it was hauled to a National Heritage restoration unit, when the restoration is completed it will then be on show at a railway museum.

Our Involvement
We were commissioned to dismantle the bridge by hand, into crane manageable sections. We then  craned the sections using a 32 tonne crane on to low loaders and hauled to National Heritage Restoration unit in Suffolk.

Benefit to Client
The preservation of a very important handmade metal bridge from the Victorian age. Which now due to the care and commitment of our team can be admired for many generations, showing the skilled workmanship of the Victorian era.