Case StudiesTelecoms

Borough Station - Replacement Fire Main

L.B. Foster was contracted to carry out the design and installation of a new fire main at Borough tube station.

Wembley Park Station - Fire Detection Services

L.B. Foster was contracted to install automatic fire detection services across Wembley Park station.

Elephant & Castle Station - Fire Detection Services

L.B. Foster was contracted to install fire detection services at Elephant & Caste Station, as part of the lift upgrade project.

Baker Street Station - Automatic Fire Detection and Suppression Services

L.B. Foster was contracted to install automatic fire detection and suppression services in the station’s new retail units.

London Underground Limited - One Person Operation (OPO)

An upgrade to London Underground Limited’s (LUL) One Person Operation (OPO) system was delivered in 2011 on the Bakerloo Line between Harrow & Wealdstone and Queen’s Park stations

Imtech - Nottingham Hub Station GRIP 5-8 bracketry design and supply

L.B. Foster Telecoms worked with Imtech, the engineering services, technical facilities management and systems integration specialists. The Detailed Design Deliverable was a Network Rail GRIP stage 5 document based on Network Rail’s Governance for Railway Investment Projects (GRIP).

London Underground Limited - Depot Security & Communications Upgrade

Fifteen of London Underground Limited’s rail depots and sidings have undergone a major programme of capital investment to improve safety for staff and increase the security of assets. Improvements are the result of a number of incidents involving intruders that have compromised site and individual safety.

Willeseden Track Maintenance Depot & Satallite Sidings Kenton, South Kenton, Harlesden & Stonebridge Park

An upgrade to London Underground Limited’s (LUL) One Person Operation (OPO) system was delivered in 2011 on the Bakerloo Line between Harrow & Wealdstone and Queen’s Park stations, including Kenton, South Kenton, Harlesden and Stonebridge Park.

London Overground West Anglia Station Projects Concourse & Platform Radio System

L.B. Foster Telecoms were contracted by infrastructure specialist J Murphy & Sons, on behalf of Arriva Rail London, to deliver station upgrade and refurbishment works in compliance with specifications detailed by London Overground Rail Operations Ltd (LOROL).

Hammersmith Service Control Centre Access Control and CCTV System

Security is a key concern for the Service Control Centre. L.B. Foster Telecoms was commissioned to undertake a detailed design of a fully integrated Access Control and CCTV system on a fibre ring, controlling all access to the site.