Thameslink Outer Areas
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Thameslink Outer Areas
Location Project Date Client
Flitwick Station Platforms June 2012 BCM Construction
Description:

Platform extensions to existing operational station to facilitate 12 car trains as part of Thameslink Programme.
Design to Platforms 1 to 4 using cross walls and wide span decking
Key Project Features:

Track surveys and realignment
Constrained site between live rail traffic
Cross walls and wide slab plank construction
Lighting and ergonomic studies required
Complex tie ins to existing features
Derogations required for gradients and platform widths
Track surveys and re-gauging required
Design Services Provided:

Topographical and gauging surveys
Ground Investigation
Multi-Disciplinary Detailed Design
Civils
Permanent Way
Lighting
Comms
Benefits, Environmental & Sustainability:

Environmental Assessments Undertaken
Cross wall construction reduced excavation and fill
Foundation solutions simplified for ease of installation
Design permitted majority of works within green zone working
SUDS drainage solutions incorporated