Vertex Systems Engineering (Vertex) has been appointed by McNicholas Construction to support its client Network Rail Infrastructure Projects with Safety Assurance works for the Sussex Power Supply Upgrade until its planned completion in 2019.
The primary objective of the project is to ensure sufficient traction power across the Sussex Route, outside of those areas covered by the Thameslink programme, that will meet the demands of the December 2018 timetable, as modelled by the Development Timetable (DTT) 2011 timetable.
The scope of works include;
McNicholas have appointed Vertex for the provision of CSM support for GRIP 5-8 on each design package for input into the pre-commissioning Safety Assessment Report’s (SAR) in accordance with the project’s Independent Assessment Plan (IAP) through to the final SAR during GRIP 8.
Work commenced during October 2016 with planned completion February 2019.