Spencer Bridge Engineering
Constructing, maintaining and extending the lifespan of bridges across the world. Spencer Bridge Engineering are entrusted to work on the most prestigious and iconic structures in the world. Our in-house engineering expertise allows us to develop innovative solutions that deliver real value for our clients. Through our vastly experienced teams of engineers we seek to solve our client’s challenges by developing innovative, bespoke solutions (both static and dynamic), to cater for the nuances of any project. By listening to our clients for nearly 4 decades we have developed a unique range of in-house services which add direct value to our projects, from inception to hand-back. We support our client’s teams through optioneering; early contractor involvement; buildability; programme optimisation; cost analyses and value engineering to ensure we deliver the best value-adding solution available. We focus on stakeholder management; sustainability; diversity & inclusion and the environment to ensure we do things in the most caring and empathic manner. In this way we minimise disruption to the travelling public, the communities we work within and our clients.
Corporation Road Bridge - 16th August 2023
Restoration of the Grade II listed Corporation Road Bridge in Grimsby on behalf of North East Lincolnshire Council and its delivery partner, EQUANS.
Union Chain Bridge Restoration - Opening Ceremony
Reopening ceremony following a programme of essential works to preserve the Union Chain Bridge linking England and Scotland, which is more than 200 years old.
Union Chain Bridge Restoration project - drone and time lapse
Progress footage showing the compete refurbishment of the Union Chain Bridge from start to finish
Kessock Bridge Underdeck Gantry
Spencer Group were awarded the contract by BEAR Scotland and Transport Scotland to fully design, build, install and commission a new under-deck motorised gantry that could be used year-round to maintain the bridge for the client. The new access solution would need to allow access to the entirety of the under-deck area and outer faces of the main girders, as well as providing a solution for emergency escape from the gantry in all locations on the bridge.
Menai Suspension Bridge - Footway Replacement Film
Spencer Group replaced footpath panels on the iconic Menai Suspension Bridge. The works involved the removal, replacement and resurfacing of almost all of the footway panels on the approach spans on both sides of the Grade I listed bridge. The project claimed the Bridges Management Award in the inaugural Bridges Awards, which celebrate the ingenuity and expertise behind the design, construction and maintenance of pedestrian, highway and rail bridges around the UK.
Erskine Bridge - Major maintenance project
Spencer Group were appointed to carry out a long-term maintenance painting programme on Scotland’s Erskine Bridge following a competitive tender process. The works span over a four-year period in the latest stage of a long-term relationship with the bridge, which spans the River Clyde near Glasgow.