Tipner Interchange Park and Ride

Contracting

Portsmouth

Overview

A new interchange, signalised roundabout, M275 improvements, dedicated bus lane and new Park and Ride terminal for 600+ vehicles

  • Total value was £21.9m
  • Winner of ICE South East Engineering Excellence Award 2014 for Project Management
  • Colas scored an ‘Excellent’ in the Considerate Constructors Scheme award for the project
  • The client received over a £400,000 saving due to Colas’s redesign

£21.9m

Forecast value



600+

Vehicle park and ride scheme


Challenges

  • Removal of asbestos contaminated soils
  • Sustainable solutions to future-proof regeneration of the area
  • Address local resident concerns
  • Ensure smooth running traffic and minimise impact on network

Solutions

  • Collaborative delivery with longstanding key client Portsmouth City Council
  • On demand on-site recovery service, saved £400,000
  • Dedicated Communications Officer generated positive community engagement
  • Works undertaken at off-peak times
  • Minimised noise pollution using vibration monitor in the vicinity

Tipner Interchange Park and Ride

Shaping the future of Portsmouth

Colas VolkerFitzpatrick Joint Venture worked in collaboration with Portsmouth City Council

to regenerate and provide Sustainable Transport solutions in Portsmouth.

Watch a video of the project highlights.