Telford Footbridge, Shropshire

public sector

LINKING THE TRAIN STATION TO THE TOWN CENTRE

The Project: An award-winning new footbridge linking the train station to Telford town centre

Client: Telford and Wrekin Council

Services Provided:

  • NEC3 project management
  • Contract administration
  • Stakeholder management

Key Achievements:

  • Completion within tight timescales in time for Telford's 50th birthday celebrations
  • Won three awards at ICE West Midlands Awards - May 2019
  • ‘Overall Winner’ of the ICE West Midlands Awards 2019
  • Whole scheme delivered within the project budget

Project Solutions:

  • Successful collaborative working with the local authority, Network Rail, the Contractor and many internal and external stakeholders
  • Rapid response to proposed changes ensuring the satisfaction of all parties
  • Successful integration of the client and contractor teams