Project Description

Rail Manufacturing Facility, Newport, South Wales

Project Description

Cumming, under the name of Prosurv, were appointed as Project Manager and Cost Consultant for this project, which is located on the former Corus Steelworks at Llanwern. This £25 million 165,000-sq.-ft. rail manufacturing facility operates as a high-tech train assembly and manufacturing centre of excellence, incorporating warehouse, office and amenity space over two floors.

The extremely fast procurement and construction period — 16 months from start to finish — also involved complex rail infrastructure works comprising a train testing facility for diesel and electric trains and connection to existing rail sidings infrastructure. The client was St. Modwen Developments.

Project Details

Service(s): Project Management, Cost Management & PD / CDMA
Sector(s): Industrial & Logistics / Warehousing
Office(s): Stoke-on-Trent
Entity: Cumming Group