River View Footbridge Replacement

Project: River View Footbridge Replacement   
Client: Nexus
Value: £90,000
Location: River View, Tynemouth

G & B Civil Engineering Limited competitively tendered for these works which consisted of:

  • Traffic Management including full road closures to enable the removal, replacement and associated works for the footbridge
  • Removal of existing footbridge
  • Construction of new parapet, landing and the repair of existing stone abutments
  • Design and fabrication of new footbridge and guardrails
  • Installation of new footbridge and guardrails
  • Constraints within the site boundary consisted of the existing railway lines carrying the Tyne & Wear Metro system, 1500V D.C. OHLE, limited working windows to carry out the removal, replacement and ancillary works (max 4hrs), night time working, the adjacent A193 Tynemouth Road and the close proximity of residential properties