Network Rail has awarded Birse Rail a £1m contract for civils works in relation to the redoubling of the Cotswold Line (OWW route).
The contract involves work to four structures along the OWW route between Pershore in Worcestershire and Moreton-in-Marsh in Gloucestershire. The remit includes a bridge reconstruction, an embankment stabilisation and two underbridge waterproofing schemes.
Birse Rail, a Balfour Beatty company, is one of the UK’s most experienced specialist railway civil engineering and building contractors. It offers a full multi disciplinary service combining design, implementation and commissioning on a diverse portfolio of works ranging from minor structural repairs through to complex multi-million pound projects.