Eastbourne Station

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Client: JV East Sussex County Council / Govia Thameslink Railway

Location: Sussex

Joint Venture Project between ESCC and GTR with Drivepoint Contractors as PC. Contract works involved major alterations to the road layout, pedestrian access, cycle storage and access to the Enterprise Shopping Centre. Phase I - construction of covered cycle storage area comprising of two tiered stacking racks. Enabling works involved relocation of existing station rubbish compactor, removal of existing cycle racks, alteration to existing surface water drainage and foundations for new cycle racks and the whole area resurfaced. Phase II - Construction of new entrance and exit to the Station car park. Comprised of removal of the existing single lane exit, kerb lines and fencing. Alterations to existing cross over from public highway. Installation of pedestrian footpath and associated lining and signage. Phase III - Total remodelling to front of station and Terminus Road, Extensive traffic management as whole area had to remain open during the 6 month programme. Alterations to existing highway drainage, street lighting, kerb lines, footpath construction, signage and lining, construction of new bus stop, taxi drop off area together with level access into the Enterprise Shopping Centre.