Crossrail Anglia work sections

VGC carried out construction for three key work sections of the Crossrail Anglia spur project, to prepare the railway between east London and Essex for the start of Crossrail services in 2018. VGC undertook the construction of the civil engineering…

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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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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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North-west electrification

VGC is playing a key role in the north-west electrification project. The electrification programme consists of a series of upgrades to the railway in the north-west of England. We have been involved all phases, with clients Balfour Beatty and Siemens.…

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Integrated Track Team

VGC has supplied skilled staff and operatives to Integrated Track Team (formerly Track Partnership) for over 15 years. At any one time there will be up to 170 VGC team members working for Integrated Track Team (ITT) right across London.…

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Edinburgh-Glasgow improvement programme (EGIP)

VGC is providing teams and supervisors for the EGIP project. The Edinburgh-Glasgow improvement programme (EGIP) is a £742 million Network Rail investment involving 150 single track km of new electrified railway. VGC teams are primarily involved in routewide civils. The…

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Farringdon station – Crossrail

In 2013 VGC Labour Solutions was engaged by the Bam Ferrovial Kier joint venture to provide labour resources for their £200 million Farringdon station contract. The contract includes the construction of two platform tunnels, each the length of two football pitches,…

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