Edstone Viaduct, Warwickshire

Edstone Viaduct

Project Name – Edstone Viaduct, Warwickshire

Main Contractor – Morrison Construction

Works – HT were contracted to provide access and full containment scaffolds for the restoration of the famous Warwickshire landmark. The main contractor brief was to provide the access but maintain the access and egress of canal traffic, rail and road traffic simultaneously.

Materials – The project required conventional and the unique Haki-Tec system and temporary roof scaffold.

Design – The design had to take into account the spanning of the various traffic routes this was achieved by bridging the routes specialist modular beams. Consideration factors also included the requirement of sympathetic tying to the structure this problem was overcome by use of consolation with specialist anchor manufactures.

Comments – The programme was delivered well ahead of the anticipated timescales resulting in a very high profile success for the main contractor. The smooth running of all access ways was maintained throughout.