30 MILLION m3 OF GROUND EXCAVATION UNDERTAKEN ON BEHALF OF HS2
2,000 MILES OF CANALS, RIVERS, DOCKS AND RESERVOIRS MAINTAINED FOR THE CANAL & RIVER TRUST
1.2 MILLION HOMES PROVIDED WITH GREEN ENERGY FROM SOFIA WIND FARM

Who we are

Kier Infrastructure is the major civil engineering arm of Kier Group, operating throughout the UK on standalone major projects and frameworks, ranging between £2m and £2.6bn in value.

We have an unrivalled capacity to deliver the most complex and technically challenging schemes, providing scope for innovative, digital and cost-effective solutions.

Our culture promotes the wellbeing of our people, combined with an unfaltering commitment to safety and sustainability.

Working on major projects

We deliver some of the largest infrastructure projects in the UK to a world-class standard. Collaboration is at the heart of what we do. We work hard to cultivate close relationships with clients, partners and our supply chain, alongside an extensive range of in-house capabilities, including design development and project management.

Projects that are in progress, or recently completed, include:

  • Hinkley Point C, building the UK’s first new nuclear power station in more than 20 years

  • Luton DART (Direct Air-Rail Transit), constructing a 2.1km people mover transporting passengers between Luton Airport Parkway station and Luton Airport

  • A13 road widening project, improving the capacity of the route and providing more reliable journeys

  • Sofia wind farm onshore converter station, enabling the generation of enough green energy to power 1.2 million homes

  • Alderney water treatment works, improving the quality and supply resilience of the southern region’s drinking water

  • Sellafield retreatment plant, delivering construction works to enable the decommissioning of the existing power plant

  • Mogden sewage treatment works, upgrading the system which serves 2.1m people across south west London

Regional Civil Engineering

Our Regional Civil Engineering team delivers projects for clients that require the support, expertise and assurance provided by a leading contractor. We pride ourselves on working on a range of interesting projects in complex environments, including heritage and listed structures.

From working with the Canal & River Trust to maintain 200-year-old assets, to supporting the Environment Agency with flood risk management, to the Coal Authority where we refurbish coal mines on a national framework, we deliver a wide range of projects for a variety of clients.

We work on a national scale while maintaining a local focus, operating from 10 regional hubs often alongside our clients in shared offices and workspaces to promote collaboration, the sharing of ideas and use of best practice.

HS2

We are working to support HS2’s mission to link London to the North via high-speed rail, helping to regenerate communities, redefine economic boundaries, and rebalance Britain. As part of the Eiffage, Kier, Ferrovial, BAM Nuttall (EKFB) joint venture, we are delivering civil engineering works across an 80km section of the new high-speed rail link between the Chiltern Tunnel and Long Itchington Wood.

The scope of work includes 15 viaducts, 6.9km of green tunnels, 22km of road diversions, 81 bridges and around 30 million cubic metres of excavation. The EKFB mission is to lead the transformation of our industry, influence future generations, support the UK economy and leave a legacy that improves people’s lives.

Rail

We have more than 70 years of experience delivering works in the rail sector, ranging from the installation of power systems and signalling equipment to major projects such as HS2 and Crossrail, including large-scale civil engineering, earthworks, tunnelling and bridges.

Our multi-disciplined team have a range of in-house capabilities including design, early contractor involvement, budget costing, programme management and project delivery.

Kier Professional Services (KPS)

Kier Professional Services is our in-house engineering consultancy business, providing design solutions, technical advice and engineering support for all other business units across Kier.

Their capabilities include temporary and permanent civil and structural engineering, MEICA, full 3D drafting, BIM modelling, rail asset protection, materials engineering and geotechnical services.

The KPS team are behind many of Kier Group’s engineering successes, providing innovative, buildable solutions that save time and money, without compromising on safety or quality.

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Every project we deliver is an opportunity for us to bring our unique thinking to solve problems, innovate and collaborate with our clients and beyond.

Further information

Simon Coultas

Business Development Director

Kier Infrastructure

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