Bombardier Transport V-Shop

June 2014 - June 2016

£3.32 Million

Balfour Beatty

Key Project Features

  • 33kV, 25kV & 6.6kV HV Substation/ Switchgear & Distribution
  • HV/LV transformed power supplies
  • Operational Interlock System
  • 25kV Overhead Lines (OLE)
  • High Level Gas Radiant Heating
  • BMS Control System
  • Electrical Services Distribution Systems
  • Internal and External Lighting Systems
  • Lighting Controls System
  • Ventilation and Cooling Systems
  • Compressed Air

Description of Project

A new 10,000m² facility for Bombardier Transportation in Derby to enable the final test and sale of trains for the Crossrail project.

The facility comprises 4 roads separately controllable and interlocked, complete with full length under-carriage inspection pits with lighting and power. In addition an adjoining 2 storey amenities building comprising open plan & cellular office facilities as well as mess and locker/ toilet/ shower areas


Design Services Provided

  • Site Wide M&E existing services surveys
  • Site HV Diversion and enabling works
  • Initial client engagement conceptual design through to as built status.
  • Level 3 BIM (Building Information Modelling)
  • 25kV OLE Switchgear
  • M&E building services
  • LV Distribution to the facility and adjoining amenities block
  • Lighting Design
  • Fire Alarm & Security
  • Operational Interlock System Design
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