Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge

BAM Nuttall, Oct-16 to Dec-16

Client: City of London Corporation

Main Contractor: BAM Nuttall

Start Date: October 2016

Completion Date: December 2016

Division: Surfacing

O’Rourke Contracting PLC were contracted to complete the carriageway and footway resurfacing to London Tower Bridge. These works were the most intensive undertaken on the bridge since 1962 and had a tight timescale which involved night work. O’Rourke Contracting PLC worked in partnership with BAM Nuttall, offering programme flexibility, and alternate construction materials and techniques, which ensured the works were completed ahead of schedule.

Scope of Works

  • Planing off existing surface and binder course from the carriageway
  • Relay binder and surface course to carriageway
  • Removing existing mastic asphalt from footways
  • Relay mastic asphalt to footway


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