News

  • Happy New Year

    10 Jan

    CRS would like to wish all of our staff and clients a very Happy New Year! A successful 2017 was finished off with outstanding delivery on several Christmas Blockades, incident free. As such we would like to pass on a massive thank you to all involved with CRS and the...

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  • Merry Christmas

    21 Dec

    CRS would like to wish all of our clients and staff a very merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. 2017 has been another successful year for CRS and we hope 2018 can see even more growth....

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  • B2F Project Update

    21 Dec

    CRS would like to congratulate all staff involved with the consistent and safe delivery of Slab Track conversion. We are proud to work in collaboration with Balfour Beatty on their world famous Track Partnership project. The task facing the project team was how to replace 3.2km of life-expired bullhead rail,...

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  • Winter Is Here

    05 Dec

    As we are sure you are all aware by the recent cold weather, Winter is definitely here. Please read below a few hints and tips we have compiled to help all of us to stay Safe and Healthy throughout the Winter period. Working in the cold winter weather is very...

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  • Happy Birthday CRS

    22 Nov

    CRS is proud to have celebrated it’s 9th birthday over the weekend. On Saturday 18th November the company has officially been trading for 9 years. This is testament to the hard work and dedication put in by the Managing Director, Mark Mason, over the years to bring the company to...

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  • Project Update – Upminster Depot

    16 Nov

    As part of development works at Upminster Depot for TFL, AMCO were instructed to modify the train cleaning shed to accommodate the new trains, equipping the new building to the south-east corner of the depot with a new training room, new boilers/pumps, electrical and mechanical equipment to maintain the trains....

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  • Project Update – Pudding Mill Lane

    14 Nov

    CRS have been working collaboratively with TXM on the Pudding Mill Lane Project. These works are the connection where Crossrail meets Network Rail at Stratford in East London. The Project comprises of two high speed turnouts that connect the London Electric Lines into the Crossrail tunnels. The works on the...

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  • Abbey Wood Station Now Open

    07 Nov

    The new Abbey Wood station is now open, marking another milestone on the project. This is one of the 10 new stations being constructed for the Elizabeth line. It is initially providing passengers step-free access to the Southeastern services through a new spacious, brightly-lit ticket hall. CRS will continue to...

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  • New Staff

    31 Oct

    CRS are proud to welcome 2 new staff to our ever growing business. Firstly, we welcome Kymberly Harford to the team. Kymberly is taking on the role of our receptionist / administrator and is working out of our head office, based in Ashford, Kent. Previously Kymberly has worked within the...

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  • Balfour Beatty SESP Sub Contractor Award

    18 May

    CRS are delighted to announce that we have been presented with the Balfour Beatty Best Sub Contractor award for the Crossrail South East Section Project. The award was presented to CRS Managing Director and Owner, Mark Mason (Centre) and CRS Health and Safety Co-Ordinator, Martin Mason. In attendance on behalf...

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Case Studies

  • spencer
    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...

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    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...

  • mc-nicholas
    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...

  • carillion
    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...

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    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...

  • spencer
    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...

  • BAM-Nuttall
    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...

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    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...

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    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...

  • mc-nicholas
    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...

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    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...