London City airport

We are supplying skilled operatives to the concrete deck build at London City airport. The ¬£480m City Airport Development Programme (CADP) will build: eight new aircraft stands a new 50m high air traffic control tower a full length parallel taxiway…

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HS2 enabling works Euston

We are proud to be involved in the HS2 enabling works around Euston station. Our teams played a key part in the project to demolish the former carriage sheds at Euston station. We supported the HS2 project to clear the…

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M23 junctions 8 – 10

VGC is providing staff for the smart motorway upgrade of the M23 between junction 8 at Merstham and junction 10 at Copthorne. Our involvement with the project started with vegetation clearance along the verge. This was needed to make space…

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Kew Gardens

Our teams upgraded paths and roadways at Kew. They also played a major part in the new Pavilion restaurant. Client Graham Construction has retained VGC to create a number of projects at Kew Gardens. Pavilion restaurant Concrete foundations As enabling…

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A405 bus lay-bys

VGC Projects is upgrading two bus lay-bys on the A405 north orbital road at St Albans. The works are located on a very busy arterial road between the M1 and the M25. The contract was to make the lay-bys longer…

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Bell Foundry Lane

VGC Projects delivered part of the Bell Foundry Lane upgrade project on behalf of client Balfour Beatty for Wokingham borough council. We delivered: 1200m drainage (filter and carrier) 800 – 1000m combined cycle and pedestrian walkway Road widening 600m of…

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M20

We provide skilled trades and labour to three key clients for a series of upgrades of the M20. Our teams work on vegetation clearance, drainage, profiling verges and banks, and placing blocks for retaining walls adjacent to the motorway. They…

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Thames Valley park and ride

We are constructing a new park and ride facility to ease congestion in Reading town centre. The project includes earthworks, drainage, lighting, surfacing and the access road for the new car park. Scope: Site set-up, including traffic management, vegetation and…

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Hinkley Point power station

VGC is a major supplier of skilled trades and labour to Kier Bam JV for the construction of Hinkley Point C. At peak times, we have over 160 people on the project. Our teams of pipelayers and groundworkers are key…

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Sixteen Crossrail projects

VGC has played a part in sixteen Crossrail projects.   We are proud that there’s almost no section of the whole Elizabeth line, from Reading and Heathrow to Shenfield and Abbey Wood, where VGC hasn’t contributed in some way. Our…

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Nexus Tyne and Wear Metro

VGC is supplying trades and labour resources to TXM as part of the Nexus Tyne and Wear Metro upgrade. The VGC teams are replacing the sleepers and ballast as well as carrying out drainage renewal works. They are also refurbishing…

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Modular emergency refuge area

The project allowed the client to compare different installation methods for emergency refuge areas (ERA). The test slab ERA was installed¬†as a modular unit, instead of using more traditional methods. We constructed the emergency refuge area at a site in…

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