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Monday 12th June

Story to showcase Plant and Rail divisions at Rail Live 2017

The largest outdoor rail show in Europe, Rail Live is almost upon us, with everything from traction & rolling stock, rail plant and infrastructure, electrification and signalling demonstrations; to displays of engineering, rail maintenance materials & product development/testing safety, digital products and innovation. Story Contracting will be showcasing its award…


Wednesday 21st June

Works reach completion at Mersey Loop

Story Contracting’s Rail division’s project at the Mersey Loop in Liverpool has finally come to an end with Monday morning seeing the successful re-opening, on programme, following the recent slab track renewal works. It goes without saying that this has been an…


Thursday 15th June

Construction team wrap up McVities project

Story Contracting’s Construction division achieved practical completion at McVities flood defence project on Friday 12th May, with the past few weeks spent applying the finishing touches and undertaking any additional small works as requested by the client. This was a…


Thursday 8th June

Eden Brows shortlisted for National Rail Award

The works undertaken by Story Contracting’s Rail division at Eden Brows, which enabled to Carlisle to Settle line to reopen earlier this year, has been shortlisted for ‘Infrastructure of the Year’ in the National Rail Awards. Story and Network Rail…


Friday 21st April

Bridge reopens to traffic at Plymouth Road

Story’s team at Plymouth Road Bridge in Blackpool recently hit a major milestone in the year-long programme, as the road was reopened to vehicle traffic on Friday 7th April. This marks a huge achievement for everyone involved, but particularly the…


Thursday 13th April

Story Contracting complete (miniature!) track renewals on time and on budget

Story Contracting and Story Homes have been collaborating to assist local club Carlisle and District Model Engineering Society (CADMES) to refurbish their model railway facilities in Hammonds Pond park. Renovation works include: Creation of 6 new train carriages with additional support…


Thursday 13th April

Story takes Gold in prestigious Health & Safety award

This past week it was announced that Story Contracting have achieved the ‘Gold’ award in the prestigious annual scheme run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA). The awards scheme, now in its 61st year, is open to…


Wednesday 12th April

Story complete Dalton drainage works

Recent works at Dalton drainage involved replacing existing foul water drainage which was damaged and contaminating the main. 82 metres of the Up Main was removed to allow removal of the contaminated ballast. The drainage was re-routed to connect to…


Friday 7th April

Construction division reach milestone at Bell Bridge

The Bell Bridge reconstruction project that Story’s Construction division is delivering for Cumbria County Council as part of a major flood recovery work bank, reached a milestone last Thursday (30th March) when planning permission was granted for the erection of the…


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