South Shields Transport Interchange 2019

24th February 2021

South Shields Transport Interchange 2019

The overall scheme consolidated Metro and Bus terminals in the heart of South Shields. A new station building and platform was introduced in a location adjacent to the existing South Shields Station. This project was part of a £21 million pound station regeneration. TICS carried out the Design, procurement, testing and installation of these works. The final stage for these works was commissioned in July 2019


South Shields transport interchange

The works were carried out in 2 stages with TICS construction works in both stages.

Stage 1 (5-week blockade October 2018): – Relocation of 8063 points towards Chichester to facilitate the construction of the new South Shields station platform. The old platform remains in use until Stage 2 commissioning in July 2019.

Stage 2 (4-week blockade July 2019): – Final commissioning of all new and altered routes into and out of South Shields Station. The new station platform came into use at this stage.

The main works consisted of the following new assets to be installed, this included the following:

All works with the exception of Resonate for the RTMS updates were carried out using our in-house TICS Design, Installation and Testing resources, coupled with dedicated project manager.

TICS Address

TICS Rail Signalling
Trackwork Limited
PO BOX 139
Sandall Lane
Kirk Sandall Industrial Estate
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