Project Description

Client: Translink


Design and construction to ensure that the railway line between Knockmore and Antrim remained available for diversion route working in a safe physical condition, suitable for running trains at 30mph.

Works included:

  • Site clearance- vegetation, scrap rail etc
  • Demolition of the disused platform
  • Culverts repairs
  • Bridge repairs
  • Ballast- dropping, tamping and lining
  • Sleepers- replacement and upgrade
  • Re-construction of user-worked crossings
  • Signage
  • Track rehabilitation where slurry spots (wet beds) had formed