Innovations

Chambers Wharf Retained Earth Slope

Published on 4 April 2019

The installation of a retaining wall to separate two working platforms was required at the Chambers Wharf site. The initial design involved the interlocking of Legato Blocks where the materials and... Read more...

Use of GGBS in Cutter Soil Mixing works

Published on 4 April 2019

Due to the in-ground contamination constraints at Tideways Earl Pumping Station Site a Geomix wall was required to be in place prior to Diaphragm Wall activities commencing. The effect of this was... Read more...

Barge Movements on Tideway East

Published on 3 April 2019

The Tideway Tunnel is a 25km tunnel, currently under construction, running under the    tidal section of the River Thames through central London. The tunnel will capture and store raw sewage and... Read more...

Slope Indicator

Published on 12 March 2019

On three separate safe start presentations over several years we have discussed plant equipment tipping over causing serious injury or even death to operators. One particular safe start was a video... Read more...

Audio Visual Turn Warning Device

Published on 11 March 2019

Through our work directly involved in the logistics running of the business , we can recognise the need to improve cycle safety regarding HGV vehicles. We read in newspapers daily of incidents and... Read more...

Exclusion zone cones and information board

Published on 11 March 2019

Management of exclusion zones and blind spots and protection of area marshals/banks person. This was also motivated by the site team in wanting something easily adaptable to changing/progressing... Read more...

Exhaust Fume Extractor

Published on 11 March 2019

Health & Safety legislation requires that diesel engine exhaust emissions are controlled whenever they could create a health hazard, for example when being used inside an operational train... Read more...

Lighting Asset Performance Measurement Tool (LAPM)

Published on 4 March 2019
Pinched with Pride once

This task is proposed in response to: • Customer complaints of flickering and discomfort glare from LED lighting • A risk to customer safety due to reduced visibility • A need to understand... Read more...