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Management Buyout Secures Future of Equate Design

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BCM Construction, a leading principal contractor for rail and transportation sector infrastructure projects, today, (24th July 2020) announces the completion of a management buyout. Founder Hugh McGarry, and his long-serving number two Finance Director Terry Sullivan, have sold the majority of their equity to the remaining management team members and have retired from active involvement…

Feltham & Wokingham Resignalling Phase 1

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Identifying the existing proposed buried route could not be constructed, potentially impacting the Feltham & Wokingham Resignalling commissioning, EQUATE surveyed the route, carried out collaborative constructability review meetings and designed a new raised route for signalling cables safely in just six weeks. Click here for full Case Study.

Barnehurst and Hither Green Blockades

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Creating designs to enable the implementation of safety improvements such as tactile installation, EQUATE produced a survey specification and carried out on site-surveys across several stations during the Barnehurst and Hither Green Blockades. Working in collaboration to agree and approve the designs with Network Rail and BCM, EQUATE also provided survey support during construction ensuring…

CAPEX Access Point Upgrades

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Working in collaboration with Network Rail and BCM, EQUATE produced a survey specification and carried out on-site surveys to create compliant access point upgrade drawings, facilitating safe workforce access to maintain and upgrade the rail infrastructure. Click here for case study.

Extension to survey framework agreement

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Equate is delighted to announce that in partnership with BCM Construction we have just secured a 1 year extension to the Network Rail Intrusive and Non-intrusive survey national framework agreement, further complementing and continuing our successful track record of survey and design services to Network Rail with BCM.

The future is bright for solar PV

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Over the recent years solar PV has become increasingly popular for homeowners, businesses, and energy generators, due to falling PV costs and a greater understanding of the technology. Did you know that you could recover your cost in an average of 8 years following your PV installation, and that solar panels now have a lifespan…

Asset Survey Report

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Equate Design are please to have delivered the first part of the Thames Link Asset Survey Report on BTH1 and VTB1 lines to client BCM Construction. This involved mobilising a significant E & P survey team working continuously through November to January. The project is managed by Kay Ayeni, Principal Electrical Engineer at Equate Design…

IGS UK Chapter Sponsors

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EQUATE Design Limited are proud to become a Sponsor of the UK Chapter of International Geosynthetic Society. EQUATE staff have a rich history of working and designing in the field of geosynthetics. We would be delighted to discuss how our in-house design and survey teams could help you achieve your schemes objectives.