Norwich Crown Point Depot

Norwich Crown Point Depot

Taylor Woodrow is designing and building a series of extensions, upgrades and refurbishments to the existing Norwich Crown Point Depot for client Abellio Greater Anglia.

The works will convert and extend the existing facilities to provide servicing, maintenance and stabling for a new fleet of trains. Construction must take place whilst minimising impact on depot operations, presenting an extremely challenging programme to deliver the contract safely and on time. Works include:

  • Provision of new sidings
  • Extension of the maintenance building
  • Replacing gantries and services
  • Modifying the track, Overhead Line Equipment (OLE) and signalling
  • Provision of a Bogie Drop Pit
  • Upgrading of existing heating System
  • Replacement of existing Trainwash
  • Provision of a new stores.

Construction work is due to be completed mid-2021.