Keltbray Aspire was awarded the contract to undertake major OLE wiring, Switching and SPS works throughout the Reading Station area.
The works consisted of:
The works were undertaken within 4hr working possessions 6 nights per week utilising up to 16 MEWPS and 2 no wiring units each shift. The project was successfully commissioned November 2017 which saw the test train run through Reading Station at 125mph under the Pantograph.
The project has been deemed to be one of the most complicated electrification projects undertaken over the last 20 years.