The contract was to improve the condition of the roof structure of the main concourse and train sheds at York station, including a new glazing system. This was a challenging project to deliver whilst maintaining the operational running of a high profile station 24/7.
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Overview of the work completed
Renewing approximately 800m2 of the existing glazed roof over the station concourse
Replacing approximately 250 individual glazing panels at isolated locations throughout the remaining area of the station’s glazed roofs
Carrying out repairs to the existing felt roof and gutters
Removing life expired timber walkways and replacement with GRP anti-slip boards
Refixing metal grid walkways
Cleaning out & relining gutters with a Liquid Waterproofing System
”‘We will open the line at Hexham tomorrow exactly when we said we would. It has been a fantastic effort by your guys, leading from the front and working in a safe and respectful way that all contractors should aspire to.
Please pass on my personal thanks to everyone involved, particularly those guys who battled through torrential rain, snow, ice and gales - a fantastic effort that everyone should be proud of’.
Rob McIntoshNetwork Rail Route Managing Director
”‘CML have positively embraced all aspects of the project delivery requirements at every stage along the journey. Although challenging at times, the end result is testament to the commitment and professionalism of the entire team to achieve our one aim’.
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