Weymouth Relief Road

PROJECT SUMMARY

  • Location

    Weymouth

  • Client

    Olympics 2012

  • Main Contractor

    Skanska PLC

  • Value

    £4.5m

  • Duration

    50 Weeks

  • Project

    Civils, Highways

PROJECT DETAILS

This lengthy project required the building of various bridge structures and retaining walls to serve Weymouth for the Olympics and for the future.

Many construction techniques involved traditional insitu, precast concrete combined with insitu concrete and structural steel and precast concrete. Part of the works involved working beside a live railway track involving night closure working plus the rigours of trackside Health and Safety