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Project Name - SHILLINGFORD BRIDGE
Client - OXFORDSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL
The work involved the restoration of stonework of all three span arches of the bridge, the balustrades above these spans and replacing brickwork with stonework to the south west wing wall. Provision of works platforms by means of floating pontoons on the river and with scaffold access of them to the bridge elevations. Provision of traffic safety barriers on the carriageway when balustrades are removed. Taking down defective and damaged sections of stonework to bridge arches, elevations, spandrel walls. Replacement natural stone in lime mortar to bridge arches, cut waters, spandrel walls and balustrades in individual stone blocks and ‘piecing-in-stones’. Taking down and relaying natural stone ashlar coping. Raking out and re-pointing stonework with lime mortar. Lime mortar repairs in small areas. Locating, removing iron cramps in existing stones and making good. Cleaning stonework to remove leachate. Biocide treatment of weeds on cutwaters.
Project Name - FLASH LANE AQUEDUCT SCHEDULED ANCIENT MONUMENT MAINTENANCE & REPAIRS
Client - LONDON BOROUGH OF ENFIELD
Repair and cleaning of the masonry on the bridge, cleaning and protective painting of aqueduct, repair of the handrail and control of water penetration through the abutments.
Project Name - SWINFORD TOLL BRIDGE, EYNSHAM
Client - PRIVATE CLIENT
Road reconstruction to privately owned, listed toll bridge over the River Thames.
Further phase awarded comprising of surfacing works and refurbishment of Toll Booth via Gifford and Partners.