What we do
Eric Wright Civil Engineering have specialised in delivering vital infrastructure projects for more than 25 years; and can demonstrate a wide-ranging portfolio of specialist works which includes award winning projects.
We work for a diverse range of clients, under all forms of contract including the NEC 3 and 4 suite of contracts from Options A to E, JCT, IChemE and FIDIC; with values from £50k up to £15m. Many of our projects are delivered in highly regulated environments.
We work on traditional projects delivering designs already produced by others, on complex design and build and on two stage Early Contractor Involvement projects. We generally perform the role Main Contractor and Principal Contractor under the CDM regulations.
MAIN AREAS OF BUSINESS:
We have a long history of working in major industrial plants. This includes nuclear facilities, chemical plants, top tier COMAH sites, naval shipyards, aerospace factories, breweries, motor vehicle plants, paper mills, heavy engineering factories, distribution centres etc.
Our portfolio of works including award winning projects include:
- Bridge construction and strengthening
- Transport and highway infrastructure
- Design and build
- Reinforced concrete structures
- Environmental improvements
- Education infrastructure
Services we provide
Highways and Cycleways
Our highway work experience ranges from the design and construction of new roads, improvement works on motorways and trunk roads, to the construction of multi-use none motorised tracks.
Our record on bridge construction and repair has been recognised by many awards. We have built the UK’s first stainless steel bridge and other celebrated modern structures. Our record includes the construction of bridges over motorways, electrified railway lines and the restoration of well-known listed structures including swing bridges and Grade 1 Medieval Bridges.
Eric Wright Civil Engineering has delivered transformative award winning public realm works in towns and cities across the north of England. Our projects have involved re-inventing high streets and public spaces to bring regeneration to urban areas.
Retaining Walls and Other Structures
Working with consulting engineers and specialist contractors, we provide innovative design and construction, temporary works, repair and replacement solutions; ensuring successful, on-time, cost effective completion of projects.
To support transport, we have constructed a wide range of supporting infrastructure at airports and heliports runways and facilities, interchanges, bus and railway stations, surface and multi-storey car parks.
With increases in sea levels and global warming, coastal protection and flood prevention work has become increasingly important. Eric Wright Civil Engineering undertake a wide range of Drainage Works.
Earthworks and Environmental
We have a long history of construction in the waste, recycling and, environmental sectors. We have undertaken major earthworks site clearance, ground treatment and remediation works for major development projects.
Rivers and Water
We have technically experienced and professional teams with vast experience in the planning and delivery of complex new construction and the repair of existing structures. Hydropower is fast becoming an important resource for electricity generation, and Eric Wright Civil Engineering are proud to be part of this.
Eric Wright has held a Network Rail Principal Contractors License since 2012. Our team is highly experienced with all the appropriate accreditations for delivering infrastructure works on the railway. In addition to Network Rail our clients include Northern Rail and Merseytravel.