London Overground TPWS Richmond to Gunnersbury GRIP 5-8View More
Southampton Freight Train LengtheningView More
Kilkerran Signal Box Life Extension WorksView More
Gresty Road Resignalling SchemeView More
A160/A180 Port of Immingham ImprovementsView More
Sludge Treatment New Territories of Hong KongView More
Brookhurst Wood, Mechanical Biological Treatment and GasView More
Gresty Lane Resignalling schemeView More
Bathampton Junction S & C Renewals and Track LoweringView More
Southampton S&C RenewalsView More
West Coast Main Line Area A; Signalling Supplies UpgradeView More
Thorpes Bridge Severance Tramlink/National Rail SchemeView More
LNE – Support to JacobsView More
ERTMS (Machynlleth, Powys) & Level Crossing Framework (UK)View More
West Coast Phase 3 Power Supply UpgradeView More
St Helena WaterView More
Project Omega – Duncrue StreetView More
Tees Barrage White Water Course UpgradeView More
FASTFLOW – Water Trunk Main Cleaning System Research and DevelopmentView More
Northern Ireland Water Service – Draperstown WWTWView More
London Tramlink Croydon Depot CCTV – Video Analytics Pilot SchemeView More
Glassdon RecyclingView More
Runcorn – Energy from Waste FacilityView More
Stream 3 – Shell Green – HV Ring Main and Generator UpgradeView More
Northern Ireland Water Service – Saintfield WWTWView More
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High quality recruitment is at the heart of everything that we do. By developing and retaining the best people, practice systems and processes with a ‘right-first-time’ ethos, we can ensure continuous improvement and excellent quality achieved.
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OSL are committed to protecting our environment for today and future generations to come and believe that having a healthy and engaged workforce is key to our business success. OSL are focused on reducing our carbon footprint and implementing realistic targets to achieve.
Thank you to all staff involved with the blockade works for Nexus/TXM, all equipment consisting of 10 signals, 8 train stops, 12 track circuits, 2 treadles and 2 ends of points were re-installed, tested and signed back into use 6 hours ahead of schedule. Nexus are extremely pleased with the standard of the work and the efforts and attitude of our staff, job well done by all involved.
Given OSL’s expertise in both the water and rail industry, our client knew who to call when a water main sprang a leak under a rail line at Rugby Depot. OSL mobilised within hours to assist the water company, undertaking removal of the permanent way and ballast to allow the water main to be exposed and repaired at a depth of four metres. With the permanent way relayed, OSL are now carrying out track monitoring to ensure the safety of the line. Well done to the team, quick response, fast mobilisation, railway back in service.
OSL have again proved their worth in helping our client to deliver the next phase of track renewals on the Tyne & Wear Metro. Working around the clock over a 52 hr possession, OSL’s Installation Team supported our client to deliver the latest phase of the upgrade programme on the Metro. This was the third blockade of a seven stage programme running throughout 2016 where OSL have successfully supported our client and the Tyne & Wear Metro Operator Nexus in providing essential upgrades to the system. A great effort by the team, proving once again OSL are the Delivery Partner of Choice.
OSL have successfully completed Stage 1 & 2 works at the new Intercity Depot in Doncaster. OSL provided Signalling Installation and Testing Staff to commission the first two stages of a project to facilitate the opening of a brand new rail depot in Doncaster that will be used for the new Intercity Trains on the East Coast Mainline. Our client praised the performance of the staff involved and both stages were handed back ahead of programme. OSL are now looking forward to working with our client to complete the project over the summer months.
OSL have supported the Tyne and Wear Metro in delivering improvements to their network at St. James’ Park Station. Four new point ends were successfully installed and New Works Tested by OSL’s Installation and Testing Teams and were signed back into service early. Working collaboratively with our client and the Network Operator, the project was successfully delivered – once again reaffirming OSL as the Delivery Partner of Choice.
OSL have successfully taken ownership of the Nantwich Signal Box from Network Rail. Stage 1 – transferring the Signal Box to it’s new location in Crewe is now complete. OSL are now undertaking Stage 2 – the refurbishment of the complete Signal Box, ready for its preservation and new duties in training the future Signalling Engineers from the Railway Exchange Training Academy (RETA) and Crewe UTC.
OSL have successfully completed cable diversions as part of the A160 / A180 Road Improvement Scheme. The cable diversions are required in order to allow our client to install a new road underbridge linking Manby Road Roundabout to Rosper Road, a key component in the £88 million scheme. Signalling, Power & Telecoms cables have been newly installed or jointed to allow their placement on a temporary cable bridge, allowing the client to install the road underbridge during Christmas. The works were delivered by OSL’s Signalling Installation , Testing, Telecoms, E&P and Civils Department.
The Gresty Lane Resignalling Scheme was successfully commissioned on the morning of 8/12/15 for Siemens and the Manchester office. The lessons to be learnt from this project going forward will help OSL improve the way in which they deliver schemes in the future, resulting in more efficient working, cost management, resourcing solutions and fatigue management.
In support of the ongoing West Coast Mainline Improvements. The OSL team have once again demonstrated their commitment to be the Delivery Partner of Choice. Undertaking Signalling Design and Testing at Colwich in Staffordshire, OSL successfully completed the works for another satisfied client. Well done to our Signalling Design & Testing Teams.
OSL have successfully commissioned the Level Crossing Modifactions as part of the Cranbrook Station Development Project. In just 4 weeks from Contract Award to Commissioning, involving Location Case Manufacture, Civil Design, on site civil works, signalling installation and commissioning, the OSL team have once again demonstrated their ability to work together for successful project delivery.