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Case Studies

Poole to Wool

Client: Signalling Solutions Limited
Type of Project: Installation of Points Heating
Value: £180K

The Poole to Wool Re-Signalling project involved the renewal of Signalling assets from Poole to Wool, including the branches on the line up to the control boundaries with the current Bournemouth and Dorchester interlocking’s.

The project replaced the current electro mechanically controlled absolute block system with a modern train detection Signalling system. The scope included the area controlled by 4 existing mechanical signal boxes; Poole, Hamworthy Junction, Wareham and Wool and affects 8 level crossings within the boundary.

RES were tasked with the associated Minor Civil works and Installation of;

  • DNO cubicles and associated outgoing power supplies (PSP’s + ASP’s)
  • Poole & Wool PSP, Wareham ASP and associated outgoing 650V lineside signalling feeders
  • REB domestic supplies
  • Level crossing lighting
  • Points Heating