Our unique experience and capability in civil engineering and construction in challenging environments has been proven many times over. Browse some of our recent case studies below and click through to find out more about each project.

Billericay Platform Refurbishment

Posted by Livis on August 18, 2016

Photo 6 - Completed Platform

Billericay Station is an Abellio greater Anglia station located in North Essex which serves the main lines between Liverpool street station to Southend- on- sea. Billericay station opened to passengers on 1 January 1889 and the last improvement works were completed in 2012. Livis were appointed as principle contractor to refurbish the platforms 1 and 2 at […]

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Woolwich Dockyard Substation

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6. complete

The project objectives are to construct a new two storey sub-station building for Network Rail Power Upgrade. The site constrictions in terms of access and size were classed as a High Street environment and additionally the location was controlled by the requirements and regulations of Network Rail. The building was designed by the client and consists […]

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Marks Tey Platform Refurbishment

Posted by Livis on April 15, 2016

Marks Tey - 7

Marks Tey is an Abellio Greater Anglia station located in North Essex which serves the main lines between London Liverpool Street and Colchester. The renewals programme identified a need to improve the condition of the three platforms. The works scope included the breaking out of the aged platform surface and resurfacing with tarmacadam and the installation […]

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Beckton Station

Posted by Livis on April 04, 2016

8. Beckton Complete

  Beckton is the eastern terminus of the Beckton branch of the Docklands Light Railway  (DLR) in the  Docklands area of east London. The DLR branch from Poplar was opened on 28 March 1994. The Beckton branch of the DLR is unusual, in that it has more frequent trains off-peak than it does during peak hours. […]

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Piccadilly Circus

Posted by Livis on December 22, 2015

5. Finished Staircase

Piccadilly Circus station was opened on 10th March 1906 by the Bakers street and Waterloo Railway (now the Bakerloo line) with the platforms of the Great Northern, Piccadilly and Brompton Railway Great Northern,  (now the Piccadilly line) being opened on 15th December 1906. Livis were engaged to oversee the removal of an existing steel spiral staircase […]

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POMs (Passenger Operated Machines)

Posted by Livis on October 05, 2015

6. Finshed POMs

Livis have been working at a number of stations across the underground network on the Civils works in association with the installation of Passenger Operated Machines (POMs). As part of the FftF (Fit for the Future) programme, ticket offices across the network are closing, and tickets sales will be through the use   of POMs. A hoarding was […]

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Bond Street

Posted by Livis on September 23, 2015

1. Barrier with Train

Bond Street is a London Underground and future Crossrail station located on Oxford Street, near the junction with New Bond Street. Livis undertook the installation of the Livis Safety Barrier System on the North bound and South bound platforms at   Bond Street. The purpose of the barrier was to allow contractors to work safely on […]

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West Harrow

Posted by Livis on July 23, 2015

West Harrow - 1

West Harrow Underground Station was opened on 17 November 1913. As the name suggests, West Harrow is located on the western side of the London Borough of Harrow, and roughly halfway between the north and south boundaries of the borough. Livis were contracted to undertake platform lowering on Platform 1 and refurbishment works on Platforms […]

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Chelsfield Substation

Posted by Livis on December 19, 2014

Chelsfield 6

To facilitate the increase in passenger wagon cars of Railway Class 465 units to 12 car formations the existing Network Rail electrical traction power distribution system in Kent required modification and upgrading. As a result, the existing DC switchgear at Chelsfield substation required renewal. We were appointed civil engineering contractors for the project following our […]

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Northwood Bridge

Posted by Livis on December 15, 2014

Northwood Bridge Completed

As part of bridge strike mitigation works Livis were awarded this project to renew the southern approach access to a brick arched Victorian road bridge over the Metropolitan Line between Northwood Hills and  Northwood Station. The bridge is situated on a narrow domestic road within close proximity of private dwellings. The site working area was also very […]

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Scarab Close Viaducts

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Scarab completed with train

Livis were contracted to carry out bridge strike mitigation works to several bridge structures to the DLR line at Canning Town adjacent to Dock Road and Scarab Close. The purpose of the works was to establish safety warnings in forms of signage, chevron signage and gantry mounted height restrictor due to several earlier collisions with bridge […]

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Stratford Ramp

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Stratford - Ramp complete

This project arose from the unresolved obligation on DLR to provide step-free access from DLR platforms to the Central Line platforms at Stratford.

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