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Drax Power Station (PBDS Pipe Bridge)

SELBY, NORTH YORKSHIRE

Labelled as the UK’s largest power station, providing around 7% of the UK’s electricity needs, Billington Structures contributed to the large scale project aimed at transforming their business into a sustainable generator fuelled predominantly from biomass rather than coal.

Alongside other projects on this live site, Billington Structures provided a new 225m long steelwork pipe bridge structure connecting back to an existing frame at heights of 15-25m. In addition to this heavy duty steelwork, the works also comprised of open mesh flooring, handrails and ladders to form various walkways required for access.

End Client

DRAX

Main Contractor

Shepherd Construction Ltd

ENGINEER

SKM

Value

£1,700,000