Battenhall Bridge bags CIHT Award

Battenhall Bridge was declared Best Large Project at the 2019 Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation (CIHT) West Midlands Awards.

The bridge carries the Oxford Worcester Wolverhampton railway over the A4440 Worcester Southern Bypass. It is based next to an existing post-tensioned rail underbridge and spans the new second carriageway of the Southern Bypass.

Tony Gee’s involvement began initially began with a Category 3 Independent Check for Worcestershire County Council. Following completion, the construction contract was awarded to Alun Griffiths, who subsequently approached Tony Gee to design numerous temporary works packages.

Battenhall Bridge was also recently highly commended at the Rail Business Awards at a ceremony in late February.

March 2019