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Burnham & Stambridge 40 Updates

Welcome to our latest project page, which has been designed to keep all interested parties and stakeholders fully informed that we have been contracted to carry out essential upgrading of the electricity network including all of the associated infrastructure works between Shopland Road, Rochford to Pippins Road, Burnham on Crouch.

The project timetable may be subject to change depending upon weather conditions and we plan to keep you fully informed of any changes due to circumstances out of our control, so please do regularly check back here for the latest updates.

Project Timetable
Start Date: 21st March 2016
End Date: November 2016
Project Details
Location

Between Shopland Road, Rochford to Pippins Road, Burnham on Crouch

Nature of Project

Morrison Utility Connections have been contracted to carry out essential upgrading of the electricity network including all of the associated infrastructure works.

Community

We understand that the nature of this project and these works may well have an affect on local residents and businesses along the planned route and we plan to minimise any disruption wherever possible.

Where temporary traffic management is required we will apply the appropriate measures to match the site situation and inform the local community by the most pertinent method.

We are committed to providing you with timely information and responding effectively to questions from local people so that any associated disruption can be minimised.

Contact info

If you have any questions, queries or concerns regarding these works, then please contact us:

Free Phone 0800 088 7332 (available 24/7)

Email project3831@morrisonuc.com

Project Updates

Monday 19th December 2016 13:35
Project completed.

Friday 16th December 2016 10:05
All works complete. Retaining a presence in Burnham on Crouch until the end of December whilst completing the Quality Assurance File.

Thursday 8th December 2016 15:24
All works complete. De-mobilisation complete. Retaining a presence in Burnham on Crouch until the end of December whilst completing the Quality Assurance File.

Friday 2nd December 2016 11:40
De-mobilisation complete and retaining a presence in Burnham on Crouch until the end of December 2016.

Friday 25th November 2016 14:03
De-mobilisation continues until the end of November and whilst still retaining a presence in Burnham on Crouch until the end of December 2016.

Monday 21st November 2016 15:32
Continuing to de-mobilise until the end of November and whilst still retaining a presence in Burnham on Crouch until the end of December 2016.

Friday 11th November 2016 10:38
De-mobilisation continues until the end of November and whilst still retaining a presence in Burnham on Crouch until the end of December 2016.

Thursday 3rd November 2016 15:12
Continuing to de-mobilise until the end of November and retaining a presence in Burnham on Crouch until the end of December 2016.

Friday 28th October 2016 08:45
All works complete.

Monday 24th October 2016 13:25
Substation snagging list still ongoing. Continuing the preparation and finalising QA file.

Friday 14th October 2016 11:02
Substation snagging list ongoing. Preparing and finalising QA file.

Friday 7th October 2016 11:17
Substation snagging list on going (expected to be completed next week). Preparing QA file for handover.

Friday 7th October 2016 11:17
Substation snagging list on going (expected to be completed next week). Preparing QA file for handover.

Friday 30th September 2016 07:20
Grid route energised. Snagging list complete. Land owner walkover south of River Crouch completed yesterday. Land owner walkover north of River Crouch will be completed 12:00 today.

Friday 23rd September 2016 08:36
Substation works nearing completion. Snagging list 95% complete, preparing for final walk over with land owners next week to confirm 100% of snagging completed. Preparing QA files for handover. Preparing for energisation.

Friday 16th September 2016 08:06
Substation works still ongoing. Snagging list 95% complete. Preparing QA file for handover. Preparing for energisation.

Friday 9th September 2016 08:27
Substation works still ongoing. Snagging list 95% complete. Preparing QA file for handover.

Friday 2nd September 2016 11:03
Substation works still ongoing. Snagging list nearing completion. As-built data sent. Preparing QA file for handover.

Wednesday 31st August 2016 08:49
Substation works still ongoing. Snagging list ongoing. Compiling paperwork and as-built data for handover.

Thursday 18th August 2016 13:41
Substation works still ongoing. Communication pits north of the River Crouch complete. Snagging list ongoing.

Friday 12th August 2016 09:42
Substation works still ongoing. Communication pits north of the River Crouch are now 90% complete. Snagging list still ongoing. All trenching works complete.

Friday 5th August 2016 07:43
Substation works still ongoing. Communication pits north of the River Crouch ongoing. Snagging list still ongoing.

Thursday 28th July 2016 07:42
Substation works still ongoing. Communication pits south of the River Crouch completed. Commencing communication pits north of the River Crouch next week. Snagging list still ongoing. Ducting work in the footway on Pippins Close completed.

Friday 22nd July 2016 12:42
Substation works continue.. Communication pits are being constructed and installed along the route. Snagging list ongoing. Commenced the last section of ducting in the footway on Pippins Close.

Thursday 14th July 2016 14:05
Trenching works are complete south of the River Crouch - Small snagging list started and a few small items remain. Trenching works north of the River Crouch have commenced and are progressing well. Last directional drill north of the River Crouch complete and now demobilised from site. Substation works still ongoing.

Friday 8th July 2016 11:44
Trenching works are complete south of the River Crouch (except for a small snagging list to complete). Trenching works North of River Crouch will commence on Monday. All current planned directional drilling works are completed, which leaves one remaining drill north of the River Crouch. Substation works ongoing.

Friday 1st July 2016 14:36
The extensive trenching sections and ducts through farmland continue. The UXO (unexploded ordinance) survey is now fully complete. Commenced the preparations for the next directional drill. The works for the new substation have now commenced.

Friday 24th June 2016 12:29
The demobilisation process for the directional drill at the River Crouch continues to progress well. The extensive trenching sections through farmland are progressing and will continue through to completion.

Friday 17th June 2016 11:43
Excavation works on Pippins Road are now completed. The directional drill under the River Crouch now completed, ducting pulled and the demobilisation process has started with the clean down process well underway. The trenching sections through farmland continue to progress well.

Thursday 9th June 2016 13:46
Excavation works continue on Pippins Road and we are about 90% completed. The directional drill under the River Crouch is still ongoing. Commenced civil's preparation work for trenching sections through farmland.

Friday 3rd June 2016 09:13
Excavation works on Eastern Road have been completed and the road has been reinstated. Commenced excavation works on Pippins Road and we are about 50% completed. The directional drill under the River Crouch is still ongoing.

Friday 27th May 2016 12:39
Excavation works on Stambridge Road have been completed and the road has been reinstated. Excavation works on Devonshire Road have been completed and the road has been reinstated. Excavation works on Eastern Road are on schedule to be completed today. We have commenced the direction drill under the River Crouch.

Friday 20th May 2016 12:36
We have completed the excavation works on Station Road. Excavation works have commenced in Devonshire Road and we hope to be completed in Devonshire Road by Wednesday next week and then commence excavation works on Eastern Avenue. We are mobilising for the drill under the River Crouch. We have completed the drill under the River Roach. We will have completed the excavation works on Stambridge Road by the end of the weekend. We hope to have all ducting work complete within the next 2 weeks.

Friday 13th May 2016 13:12
Excavation works on Creeksea Ferry Road completed. Excavation works on Foundry Lane completed. Excavation works on Station Road (road crossing) completed. Excavation works on Stambridge Road ongoing and nearing completion. All access roads on schedule to be completed this weekend. Access road on Creeksea Ferry Road has been removed. Archaeology survey complete. UXO (unexploded ordinance) survey complete on the parts of the route we have access to. Planning to start works on Devonshire Road on Monday morning.

Thursday 5th May 2016 14:22
Excavation works progressing on Stambridge Road, Great Stambridge are slower than expected due to poor ground conditions. Excavation works progressing on Foundry Lane, Burnham on Crouch will hopefully completed this weekend. Excavation works in Creeksea Ferry Road have started and will be complete by mid May. The temporary road at Creeksea (next to the Parlour Cafe) is now complete. The temporary road at Creeksea Road is now complete. The UXO (unexploded ordinance) team have completed all of their survey. The directional drill under Pagelsham Creek is complete. Preparations for the directional drill under the River Crouch and River Roach are ongoing.

Friday 29th April 2016 11:27
Excavation works progressing on Stambridge Road, Great Stambridge are slower than expected due to poor ground conditions. Excavation works progressing on Foundry Lane, Burnham on Crouch will hopefully completed by next Friday. Excavation works in Creeksea Ferry Road have started and will be complete by mid May. The temporary road at Creeksea (next to the Parlour Cafe) is now approximately 90% complete. The UXO (unexploded ordinance) team have completed approximately 85% of their survey.

Friday 22nd April 2016 14:18
The excavation works on Stambridge Road, Great Stambridge and on Foundry Lane, Burnham on Crouch are still ongoing. Commenced excavation works on Creeksea Ferry Road. The temporary road at Creeksea (next to the Parlour Cafe) is approximately 70% complete. The UXO (unexploded ordinance) team are continuing to search the route prior to any excavation work taking place.

Friday 15th April 2016 10:57
We are continuing the excavation work on Stambridge Road, Great Stambridge and this is taking slightly longer than anticipated due to the variations in the depth of the concrete of the type 4 road. We are continuing the excavation work on Foundry Lane, Burnham on Crouch. The first temporary road for the directional drill has been completed. We are now working on a temporary road at Creeksea next to the Parlour Cafe to give us access into the field at the rear. The UXO (unexploded ordinance) team are continuing to search the route prior to any excavation work taking place & they are now moving on to other farms ahead of the temporary road team.

Friday 8th April 2016 09:27
Commenced excavation work on Stambridge Road, Great Stambridge. Commenced excavation work on Foundry Lane, Burnham on Crouch. The first temporary road for the directional drill has been completed. The UXO (unexploded ordinance) team are continuing to search the route prior to any excavation work taking place.

Friday 1st April 2016 14:39
We have established our site office, welfare accommodation and warehouse in preparation to accept deliveries of the materials required to commence the project.

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