MAJOR new depot for the electric rail line between London and South Wales.
The £80million maintenance depot for the Intercity Express Programme on the new Great Western Main Line is being built at Stoke Gifford to service up to 34 small trains or 16 larger ones a day.
This new state-of-the-art depot has been designed to the highest standard and will include a 28-metre maintenance building, servicing points and cleaning roads, office space and staff accommodation.
Client: N G Bailey
Main Contractor: VolkerFitzpatrick
Project Value: £150k
Programme: 12 months