BMW Plant at Cowley

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




The BMW Group

Project Value

Circa £150k

Contract Start and Completion

March 2014 - May 2014