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Car Parks and Surfacing

New car park and security building

Longsight, Manchester

Car park resurfacing

Wistaston Road, Crewe

A new security building and car park facility was required at the entrance to the existing maintenance depot.


  • Site clearance - devegetation works, excavation to formation levels
  • New type 1 hardcore was levelled and compacted
  • New asphalt binding and wearing coarse was applied as part of the resurfacing works
  • White lining works including car park bays, level crossing and other road demarcations
  • A new surface water attenuation tank system was installed
  • new concrete foundations were constructed to form the sub structure of the security gate house
  • Glazing and block work was used to construct the superstructure of the gate house
  • A new CCTV system was installed and connected to the security gate house as well as vehicle recognition software
  • Car park capping
  • Installation of new batten kerbing


Remedial works were required to the existing car park to ensure current surface water, drainage provisions were operational.


  • New SMA black top surfacing was applied to the existing car park surface by a mini paver
  • Increasing the falls to existing ACO drainage
  • SMA Black top was laid laid over the existing uneven and pitted areas of the car park to provide a new surface and finish
  • Adjacent footpath areas were handlaid with new SMA black top


Safe walking routes, potable water points, carriage wash and CET facility

Craigentinny, Edinburgh

H3 Bogie Maintenance

Longsight, Manchester

Due to a new timetable the client required enhancements to their existing facilities in a demanding time frame successfully met by the construction team.


  • Carriage wash installation
  • CET and pump house installation
  • Footpaths
  • Water points
  • Bollard Lighting
  • Alterations to the permanent way

The facility is capable of holding two bogies for simultaneous steam cleaning.


  • Steel frame wash enclosure
  • Structural modifications to pit
  • GRP lining
  • Installation of air and water extraction systems
  • Installation of cladding and doors



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