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Isle of Wight Railway – Island Line Upgrade Works

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29 April 2021

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Island Line Upgrade – Presentation on the Isle of Wight (IoW) - Main Works contract:

OSL Global are the Principle Contractor and are delivering a challenging upgrade of the Island Line under a JCT Design & Build contract.

The Island Line is unique in that, isolated from the rest of the UK national rail network, it operates a fleet of ex-London Underground trains, adapted to run on the route. The 5 ½ month, ‘End to End’ project includes upgrades to:

  • Track
  • Signalling Route Relay Interlocking (RRI), upgrading to Solid State Interlocking (SSI) with associated upgraded power
  • Civil Engineering (Platform Overlays and platform structure strengthening and re-builds
  • Associated electrical track equipment, 3rd Rail, upgrade works

For more information please contact:

Elira Alushi