News

  • Congratulations to Nicola Charbonnel

    20 Mar

    CRS very pleased to announce the promotion of Nicola Charbonnel as our new Finance Director. Nicola has worked for our company for the past 15 months and has become an invaluable member of the finance team in such a short space of time, Nicola has all the qualities to flourish...

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  • CRS would like to welcome Kaitlin Hammonds

    07 Mar

    CRS would like to welcome our newest member of staff into the business. Kaitlin Hammonds joins us in the role of Apprentice Business Administrator and will be working out of our regional office in Doncaster. Kaitlin joins us at an exciting time & has previous experience in business administration. She...

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  • Rail Infrastructure Networking Event

    26 Feb

    CRS will be in attendance at the Rail Infrastructure Networking event at the London Business Design Centre on Thursday 28th Feb. From 09.30-12.30 members of our team will be on hand to discuss the services that we can offer, so please feel free to pop along and have a chat....

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  • London Marathon Charity Fundraiser

    22 Jan

    Our Regional Operations Director, Paul Kelly will be running this year’s London Marathon on the 28th April to raise money for a very worthwhile charity, which is close to his heart. See below Paul’s story.   “I am running the 2019 London marathon to raise money for the British lung...

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  • CRS would like to welcome Andy Chrimes

    08 Jan

    CRS would like to welcome our newest member to the business. Andy Chrimes joins us in the role of Labour Manager, and will be working out of our Doncaster regional office in South Yorkshire. Andy has spent the last 18 years working for Balfour Beatty Rail as a Senior Delivery...

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  • CRS 10 Year Anniversary

    20 Nov

    CRS is proud to celebrate its 10th year of trading! From all within the business, we would like to say a huge thank you to all staff, sub-contractors and clients who have helped to make the business the success that it is today. CRS has come a long way since...

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  • CRS would like to welcome Charlie McKenzie

    05 Nov

    CRS would like to welcome our newest addition to the business. Charlie McKenzie joined CRS on Monday 5th November and is carrying out the role of Labour Resourcer,  working out of our Ashford based Head Office. Charlie is joining the business to support our labour resource team, as we approach what...

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  • Recruitment Thursdays

    30 Oct

    Are you looking to obtain your Network Rail or London Underground Competencies enabling you to work on the infrastructure? If so CRS will be holding “Recruitment Thursdays” every Thursday from 10am-2pm, at our Ashford Head Office. If you are looking to gain your initial competence, or wish to talk to...

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  • CRS would like to welcome Amy Wilson

    04 Sep

    Amy Wilson joined the business on Monday 3rd September 2018 and is currently carrying out the role of Receptionist, and will initially be covering maternity leave. Based at our Ashford head office, Amy has recently graduated from University, and was awarded a 2.1  grading whilst studying English and American literature...

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  • 5 Stars

    08 Aug

    Following on from our RISQs annual audit a couple of weeks back, CRS are proud to say that again we have achieved the maximum 5 star rating achievable for this audit. This is the second year in a row and highlights our ongoing commitment to compliance management A big thanks goes...

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Case Studies

  • East Kent Phase 2

    Project Overview East Kent Phase 2 is part of a £150 million collaborative alliance between Spencer Group, Atkins, Balfour Beatty and Network Rail. East Kent Phase 2 will see a 33-mile stretch of the reigon’s network upgraded and a brand...

  • Gravesend Remodelling Project

    Project Overview Gravesend Station is situated on a major commuter line into and out of London and the High Speed HS1 services to London St Pancras International were introduced in December 2009. The station is now seen as a major...

  • Sevenoaks Tunnel Drainage

    Project Overview BAM Nuttall were the successful principal contractor to be awarded this project to improve the track drainage within the 2 mile stretch of Sevenoaks Tunnel. The current drainage previously installed within the tunnel confines is failing, which in...

  • Balfour Beatty West Coast Mainline Power Supply

    Project Overview The West Coast Power Supply Upgrade consists of works to enhance and reinforce the traction electrification infrastructure on the West Coast Main Line (WCML) to increase the available power and enhance train services. Phase 3A covers the southern...

  • River Witham Bridge Renewal

    Project Overview The original rail bridge crossing the river Witham at Waterside North, Waterside South and Spa Road in Lincoln, was built in 1847 and has been a familiar sight to generations of Lincolnians through the years. The mammoth task...

  • CMSD Phase 2 Project

    The purpose of the Circuit Main Shorting Device (CMSD) project is to install a method of providing automatic secure and safe isolations to the DC traction power system, utilising switchgear with both local and remote control facilities. Successful implementation of...

  • Reading 10 Car Project

    Project Overview McNicholas are undertaking the Reading 10 Car Project which affects the Reading to Waterloo route. The aim of the project is to allow 10 car train services to operate between Reading, Ascot and London Waterloo. The project also...

  • GNGE Project

    Project Overview The GNGE project is a programme of essential renewals between Peterborough and Doncaster via Spalding, Lincoln and Gainsborough on the East Coast Main Line. The rail network is being used by unprecedented numbers of trains and the demand...

  • Balfour Beatty Track Partnership

    Project Overview Track Partnership is a strategic alliance between London Underground and Balfour Beatty Rail responsible for delivering essential track and drainage renewals to the London Underground network. Track Partnership take pride in applying innovation and improving planning process to...

  • Abbey Wood Crossrail Project

    Project Overview The new two-level Abbey Wood station will open in 2017 and will be built above two new dedicated Crossrail tracks and those used by North Kent services. Two new tracks for Crossrail services will be installed next to...

  • Sussex Power Supply Upgrade

    Project Overview The primary objective of this scheme is to ensure that there is sufficient DC traction power across Network Rail’s (NR) Sussex Route to meet the demands of the new December 2018 timetable, which will include a newer fleet...