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Rail: Power and
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Rail: Civils and
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Power and
Energy

Rail: Power & Electrification

Northern Trains BEMU

Northern Trains BEMU

GRIP 3 stage report, identifying key civils constraints and preliminary design for substations and cable routes for Northern Trains’ proposed replacement of diesel rolling stock with Battery Electric Multiple Units (BEMU).

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Midland Mainline

Midland Mainline

WCS provided Grip stage 4 & 5 detailed design of the upgrade needed to the existing OLE infrastructure and power system that will enable the operation of 6 additional Electric Powered trains per hour between St Pancras Station and Bedford stations.

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Rail: Civils & Structures

Reading West Station

Reading West Station

WCS has provided a complete civil & structural engineering design service for this new ticket hall and nearby ticket gate for Reading West station.

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Ipswich Depot

Ipswich Depot

As part of our client’s Civil Asset Maintenance (CAM) – Anglia region framework for Network Rail, WCS were asked to attend site and provide a design solution to relieve pressure on a section of existing reinforced concrete retaining wall separating the track from private homeowners’ property.

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Morris Street Bridge Strengthening

Morris Street Bridge Strengthening

Significant defects were encountered at this rail overbridge in Shadwell, East London. WCS was called to site to carry out multiple inspections for our client and the Network Rail assessment team.

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Crutched Friars Underbridge

Crutched Friars Underbridge

WCS provided design for Grip stages 4 & 5 for essential repairs to damaged elements of this brick arch rail bridge between Limehouse and Fenchurch Street for Amco Giffen, part of our client’s work for Network Rail under the Civil Asset Maintenance (CAM) Framework.

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Willesden Overbridge

Willesden Overbridge

Urgent works were required for our client, J. Murphy & Sons Ltd. as part of their Civil Asset Maintenance contract with Network Rail on this overbridge in Willesden.

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Hawk Road Bridge

Hawk Road Bridge

A lorry strike at this rail underbridge in Wickford, Essex meant WCS were called to inspect and assess the level of damage and residual hazard caused by the collision.

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Shoreditch Road Bridge

Shoreditch Road Bridge

As part of our Civil Asset Maintenance framework, WCS were called on New Year’s Day to inspect and assess accidental damage to the road bridge at Shoreditch High Street caused by excavations at street level.

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East Anglia Footbridges

East Anglia Footbridges

Repairs and strengthening works were required to three footbridges at Goodmayes, Seven Kings and Brentwood stations for our client J. Murphy & Sons Limited as part of the CP6 framework.

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GRIP Feasibility Studies

GRIP Feasibility Studies

We produced technical and cost feasibility reports for increasing platform capacity across the southern and south-east regions to facilitate the upgrade to 12-car trains.

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Power & Energy

Port of Felixstowe

Port of Felixstowe

WCS has assisted with the undertaking of the ground investigation surveys and provided engineering design for new substation foundations and cable routes necessary for two critical elements of work at Trinity Terminal and Berths 8&9.

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Wylfa Nuclear Power Station

Wylfa Nuclear Power Station

WCS is providing detailed civil engineering design and survey services for a new 11kV substation and associated cable route that’s required as part of the decommissioning of Wylfa Magnox nuclear power station in north Wales.

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Welborne Garden Village

Welborne Garden Village

We have been appointed by Buckland Development Ltd to provide the civil engineering design for a new 132kV substation that will power this ambitious new Garden Village development on the south coast.

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Cody Technology Park

Cody Technology Park

WCS provided detailed design and checks on this challenging project for our client UK Power Networks Services at substation 46 & substation D at Cody Technology Park in Farnborough.

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SELCHP (South-East London Combined Heat & Power) Ltd

SELCHP (South-East London Combined Heat & Power) Ltd

WCS has been supporting our client UK Power Networks Services (UKPNS) with detailed design for a new Private Wire Network and intake substation, required as part of an innovative scheme for Westminster City Council’s street cleansing and waste collection fleet in Lewisham.

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Dudgeon & Sheringham Shoal – FEED Study

Dudgeon & Sheringham Shoal – FEED Study

WCS has produced a detailed Design Intent Document (DID) as part of our ongoing support to the Front-End Engineering Design (FEED) study by Hitachi Energy UK for the civils aspects of an onshore substation development near the existing 400kV National Grid substation at Norwich main.

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Viking Link – Construction Stage Support

Viking Link – Construction Stage Support

WCS have been brought on board by Linxon to provide consultation and civils design services during the construction phase of a new extension to an existing National Grid 400kV & 132kV substation in Bicker Fen, Boston.

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Hinkley Point C

Hinkley Point C

WCS provided permanent and temporary works design for the General Electric (GE) compound at one of Europe’s largest power projects for our client UK Power Networks Services.

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Westbourne Park

Westbourne Park

Using 3D image scanning of the existing structure, WCS designed a new substation and cable route for the Electric Vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure at London’s Westbourne Park station for ESmart Networks.

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Green Recovery

Green Recovery

On this project for UK Power Networks Services (UKPNS) WCS provided on-site survey support and cable route design for new charging stations as part of a very welcome roll-out of electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure in the UK.

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Padiham – 132 kV GIS Substation

Padiham – 132 kV GIS Substation

WCS were asked to provide both the temporary works design and to provide civils assurance for the permanent works design for Hitachi Energy at Padiham National Grid substation, Burnley.

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Pimlico EV Charging

Pimlico EV Charging

WCS are very glad to be involved in the expansion of electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure with our clients, UK Power Networks Services (UKPNS).

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Dogger Bank

Dogger Bank

As part of the off-shore wind farm connection from Dogger Bank to National Grid, WCS are supporting our clients, Hitachi Energy with the design of this new on-shore extension in Creyke Beck substation, Cottingham.

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