Wakefield Westgate Station Redevelopment

Sept 2012 - May 2014

£1.520,000

Buckingham Group Contracting

Key Project Features

  • HV/LV transformed power supply
  • Isolated Earthing & Bonding systems to new NWR standards
  • HVAC Services Systems
  • BMS Control Systems
  • Electrical Services Distribution Systems
  • Internal and External Lighting Systems
  • DALI Lighting Controls System
  • Self-Contained Emergency Lighting System
  • Intruder Alarm System
  • Disabled Refuge System
  • Piped Services Systems
  • Fire Protection System
  • Ventilation and Cooling Systems

Description of Project

The station provides the main line service to Wakefield, lying on the main line between Leeds and Doncaster; Virgin Trains are the train operating company managing station. The station comprises of a new station building, forecourt, road access and drop off and collection areas, a new passenger footbridge forms part of the town’s Westgate Key Development Area redevelopment.

Design Services Provided

  • New Station building with internal & external services to reflect Network Rail’s clients expectation
  • Integration and solutions for all M&E services and associated Telecoms & CIS supplies
  • Full survey of existing services to allow efficient decommissioning of existing station building services
  • Coordination of reconstruction works for platforms and partial canopy removal as part of existing station demolition works.
  • Electrical Services for Footbridge – a single span bridge has been installed between platforms to replace the current footbridge.

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