NEWS ARCHIVE

Camden Lock Towpath Pontoon

We were recently awarded the contract to install a pedestrian diversion walkway on the Regents Canal in Camden.  Appointed by main contractor Mace, our 200 sq.m footbridge and narrow boat berth to the west of Camden Lock offers a diversion away from building works.  The area owned by Market Tech is being developed to provide over 170 […]

Modular Pontoon Supports Geotechnical Sampling Project

After initial exploratory sampling from one of our scaffold pontoons on a rail bridge across the River Avon in Bath, our client told us they needed a new working platform to extend the investigation to core drilling 14m into the river bed.  There is no direct access to the work site so our pontoon solution needed to include a transportation […]

Poole Bridge Refurbishment

Pontoonworks  have been awarded the contract to support the principle Contractor, Interserve Construction, with the provision of pontoon access for the Poole Bridge refurbishment project.  As a marine specialist subcontractor we have installed a 450m² modular pontoon to provide a working platform and fall arrest system for debris and personnel and steel pontoon for plant. […]

Pontoon Installation for Listed Bridge Repairs

The sun was shining in Milton Keynes earlier this week and the location for this 8x8m working platform gave our busy team of installers a chance to appreciate the beauty of the English countryside. The single span Grade 1 listed Tyringham Bridge over the River Ouse was built in the late 1700’s. Although structurally sound, […]

Pedestrian Bridge Pontoon

With the majority of our business coming from the construction and civils sectors, it’s good to see one of our installations in use by the public. This 160m² modular platform created a pedestrian bridge and crossed the lake at the Chorley Flower Show this summer giving visitors access across the showground. Combisafe edge protection and […]