Downsgate Pumping Station, Enabling Works
GSE were appointed by NMCN to execute the enabling works package at Downsgate pumping station. The purpose of the works were to prepare the existing site for the construction of a new pumping station facility.
The works were carried out within the confines of an operational Affinity Water site and therefore the strictest guidelines in terms of health and safety, pollution and environmental matters were adhered too.
The works comprised excavations, forming temporary hardstandings, footways and roadways, together with the construction of a piling mat to facilitate the main works. There were also a number of service diversions that had to undertaken as part of the works.