Skillet Line Rectification Works

Project at a glance:

The BMW Group instructed Cleshar to undertake Skillet Line Rectification Works at their manufacturing plant in Cowley.  Works included replacing the fastening system and correcting line and level of the rail supports under the Skillet production line.  The main works comprised of removing the existing fastenings and rail, then core drilling new holes to install new bolt anchors and fitting to improve rail fastening systems and improved levels and alignment of skilled track production track.  A worn 40 metre section of rail was also replaced.


Works included:

  • Slab track removal

  • Rail installation

  • Fastening removal and replacement

  • Welding

  • Installation of anchor systems

  • Steel beam elevation


Customer: The BMW Group

Location: Cowley Plant 

Tender Value: Circa £150k 

Start Date: 31st March 2014

Completion Date: 2nd May 2014