Balfour Beatty – Integrated Track Team

Started:April 2012
Client:Balfour Beatty Rail
Location:London Underground
Value:£135 mil
Project Overview

Integrated Track Team is a strategic alliance between London Underground and Balfour Beatty Rail responsible for delivering essential track and drainage renewals to the London Underground network. Integrated Track Team take pride in applying innovation and improving planning process to renew the world's oldest metro system whilst keeping 4 million people moving in London every day. The mission is to consistently deliver high quality, on-time, every time.

Key Deliverables

The scope of works include;

- To replace and renew all old and damaged drainage works
- To replace and renew all old and damaged points and crossings
- To replace and renew all old and damaged track and sleepers

Staffing Specifications

Based at the London Underground’s Ruislip depot, the Integrated Track Team delivers the works during midweek engineering hours or longer pre-arranged weekend possessions. Civil Rail Solutions has been involved by Balfour Beatty Rail to support this major undertaking by supplying skilled staff and operatives. Civil Rail Solutions provides a range of personnel including protection staff, Delivery Manager’s, Senior Supervisors, foremen, trackman, tele handlers and banksmen. All Civil Rail Solutions staff have been trained in various competencies and skill sets to meet the requirements set out by Balfour Beatty and London Underground. All of our track partnership staff are undertaking an NVQ qualification in their specific role and part of their package is that they will become dual ticketed and all hold a valid PTS. Civil Rail Solutions will continue to provide Balfour Beatty with the following trades throughout the project:

- LUCAS & Basic Track Awareness Certified Operatives
- Banksmen
- Platelayers
- Pipelayers
- Telehandlers
- 360 Drivers
- Foremen
- Supervisors
- Senior Supervisors
- Delivery Managers


'I write with regard to the involvement of Civil Rail Solutions Ltd on the Balfour Beatty Integrated Track Team and now wish to take this opportunity to acknowledge and recognise the level of effort and commitment provided by both yourself and your entire staff that you have provided during the duration of this ongoing project'.

'I would like to make note that as a project we have been completely satisfied and have no hesitation in recommending Civil Rail Solutions for all of the various and extensive range of staffing solutions provided and would further make note of your excellent customer service and commitment to deliver high quality staff at all times and often within short notice and very challenging timescales'

Alistair Mclaughlin
Project Director
Integrated Track Team
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