CRL finally has very own TV star ..
For those of you that follow reality TV show you might have come across one titled 'The baby has landed'. The series gives a glimpse of modern family life by following six couples from the few days before birth, through the birth, and then into the first six weeks of life as new parents; that strange time, somewhere between war and penal servitude.
We are proud that our very own Nigel Piece (& his family!) were one of the couples chosed to take part.
CRL embark on a challenging new project …
CRL have recently been awarded their first major project in Area 10 works for Highways England, refurbishing, strengthening and improving the Whitley Lane and Gore Farm Bridges over the M6 motorway between Junctions 19 and 20.
CRL has been employed as the Principal Contractor on this £4 million project and tasked with completing the works within the shortest programme duration, and with as little disruption to road users and other stakeholders as possible.
CRL awarded exclusive UK distributor rights for SureBridge
CRL are pleased to announce that they secured an exclusive agreement with Fibercore Europe to design and install the SureBridge system in the UK.
SureBridge is a unique technique for the sustainable refurbishment of existing bridges, which require strengthening and/or widening. It was developed by Fibercore Europe in partnership with the European Commission, the USA and ten European Countries.
Oldbury Viaduct Shortlisted for CRA Award
Oldbury Viaduct has been shortlisted for the 2019 CRA Award. This £100m plus project, located between M5 junctions J1 and 2 in Sandwell in the West Midlands is the largest concrete repair project (by value) ever carried out in the UK (and possibly abroad!).
The award will be presented by Anton Du Beke (of Strictly Come Dancing fame!) at the Concrete Society Awards evening which will be held at The Royal Lancaster Hotel, London on Wednesday 20th November.
Our Elizabeth Tyler shortlisted for CRA Emerging Talent Award
We are pleased to announce that one of our young engineers, Elizabeth Tyler, has been shortlisted for the CRA 'Emerging Talent Award'. Elizabeth (or as she prefers to be called 'Lizzie') who has a Masters in Civil Engineering (the third year being completed in France in 2013, which required studying French technical documents and undertaking exams in French - no mean feat!) joined CRL in February 2018 ...
CRL Achieve FORS Bronze Accreditation
Following the commencement of the new Area 10 Highways England framework, we were provided with a list of mobilisation requirements. One of the most time consuming of all the requirements was the need to achieve Bronze level accreditation with FORS (Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme).