Civil and Construction

Providing track side platform civils construction, ranging from; gauging works; platform re-design; platform extensions and ballast wall retention. Additional civils works covered; site compound set up; walkway installation and fencing works.

  • Civil and Construction and Labour Supply

Orion was tasked with the adjustment of the existing platform, to the new modified design as presented by the client. This is done by gauging the existing platform and raising/lowering it vertically/horizontally, to match the proposed design.

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  • Civil and Construction, Labour Supply, and Site Safety and Installation Works

The works were carried out over a long weekend possession, requiring back to back shift co-ordination and organisation. With the strict deadline of works, it is important to ensure that the sufficient planning and process management, was carried out onto the site. Due to the sensitivity and high profile location, extra steps to ensure noise and material pollution was recorded and kept at a minimal. Requiring, the installation of 150m of soundproofing with sufficient volume monitoring.

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  • Civil and Construction and Labour Supply

This was a very prestigious job needed for Colas which involved many different areas of expertise for our Orion team. We had concurrent jobs running at the same location which involved heavy planning and pin point accuracy on execution to make sure the strict times frames were adhered to.

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  • Civil and Construction

Orion Rail removed two sleepers and replaced with new G55 cable management sleepers. We also amended the existing trough route to suit. FoneAlarms then ran a new power cable through the sleepers and trough route to connect power to a new ticket machine.

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  • Civil and Construction and Site Safety and Installation Works

Reactive works following strikes and/or reported issues.

The team mobilise and set up scaffold towers to inspect the bridge structure then carry out any repairs agreed with the client.

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  • Civil and Construction, Labour Supply, and Site Safety and Installation Works

Bank works including retaining wall and excavation for REB installation. Area of embankment was excavated and a new compacted base of MOT was installed ready for the main works. Logistics at this site were challenging as it was in a residential area of Wimbledon and the volume of materials being removed from and delivered to site required careful management to ensure that the area was not congested with queuing vehicles.

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  • Civil and Construction and Site Safety and Installation Works

Orion were contracted to support Murphy’s with supply of labour and engineering staff for these major works. Support works were carried out over several months with the main works utilizing a Christmas blockade.

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  • Civil and Construction

Scope: To carry out multiple trial holes in the platform at Watford Station in preparation for HS2 works.

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  • Civil and Construction and Site Safety and Installation Works

Access to inspect was limited so a MEWP was utilsed to allow a thorough inspection minor brickwork repairs were then carried out as required.

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  • Civil and Construction and Site Safety and Installation Works

Scope: RRAP Installation at five sites in Kent and London. Orion were contracted to remove existing non standard RRAPS at several locations and replace with new larger compliant Strail versions along with concrete infills and ramps.

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  • Civil and Construction

Scope: Installation of multiple new signal post bases. The Orion team were tasked with installing new bases to support signals that were being re-positioned during other works.

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