Purley S&C Renewals


Expertise: ETE/ETM
Value: £550K

The scope was to complete all ETE works associated with the S&C renewals at Purley. All works were to be completed within the 10 day blockade. Purley is a very busy hub linking Brighton, Eastbourne and Hastings to London. The renewals were one of the largest undertaken in the South within such short timescales. The renewals included 17 point ends and extensive plain line renewals.

All materials and plant were provided by Pod-Trak Ltd to enable installation of 7 No TIS (Track isolating Switches) Units, New 150lb / 75Kg conductor rail, DC positive cabling (1000sqmm Ali), DC Negative cabling (800sqmm Ali), S&C small bonding (240sqmm Ali), guard boarding and shrouding. Conductor rail welding (MMA 7) was also undertaken by PTL. Upon completion the whole site was section proved. The project was handed back on time and TOC gained


  • Project Duration : December 2016 - New Year 2016 Blockade
  • Categories : ETE/ETM
  • Client : Colas Rail