EKFB JV Leads the Way in Construction Innovation with Adoption of RAMS boards for HS2 Project
EKFB is a joint venture that combines the expertise of four leading civil engineering and construction companies: Eiffage, Kier, Ferrovial Construction, and BAM Nuttall.
|EKFB JV Contractor
|A leading civil engineering and construction company, part of the EKFB joint venture.
|A major player in civil engineering and construction, contributing its expertise to the EKFB joint venture.
|A key component of the EKFB joint venture, specializing in civil engineering and construction.
|A prominent civil engineering and construction firm, integral to the EKFB joint venture.
The partners specialize in the design, construction, operation, financing, and maintenance of railway networks, including high-speed rail projects in Europe. EKFB is involved in offering work placements, planting hedgerows, supporting apprentices, and engaging with schools. The company is also known for its efforts to promote inclusivity and improve disability self-report rates. EKFB JV, a contractor, is involved in various works related to the High Speed 2 (HS2) project, such as the construction of the A43 Overbridge near Brackley in Northamptonshire
|Aspect of EKFB
|EKFB is a joint venture comprising Eiffage, Kier, Ferrovial Construction, and BAM Nuttall.
|Specializes in the design, construction, operation, financing, and maintenance of railway networks, including high-speed rail projects in Europe.
|Actively offers work placements, supports apprenticeships, and engages with educational institutions.
|Inclusivity and Diversity
|Known for efforts to promote inclusivity and improve disability self-report rates.
|EKFB JV is a key contractor for the High Speed 2 (HS2) project, with work including the construction of the A43 Overbridge near Brackley in Northamptonshire.
Revolutionizing Site Management on HS2
High Speed 2 (HS2), the high-profile high-speed railway project in the UK, demands not only technical excellence but also superior management and safety practices. EKFB JV, tasked with a significant section of this monumental project, has strategically integrated above 40 RAMS boards across various job sites. This integration is a testament to EKFB JV’s dedication to enhancing on-site communication, safety, and efficiency.
RAMS boards: A Game-Changer in Construction Safety and Communication
RAMS boards are innovative, modular information boards designed specifically for the dynamic environment of construction sites. These boards serve as centralized hubs for essential safety information, guidelines, and updates, crucial in a project of HS2’s scale and complexity.
|FKFB JV Sub Site
|Scope of Work
|Specific RAMS Board Benefits
|Long Itchington Wood
|Starting point for the section south to the Chiltern Tunnel
|Site-Specific Safety Protocols: Tailors safety information to the unique challenges and procedures of this starting point.
|Endpoint for the section south from Long Itchington Wood
|Enhanced Emergency Response: Provides detailed emergency procedures and escape routes specific to tunnel environments.
|80km-long section between Chiltern Tunnel and Long Itchington Wood
|Extensive Coverage Communication: Ensures consistent safety messaging across this vast and varied terrain.
|Location of extensive civil engineering works
|Complex Project Guidelines: Offers comprehensive guidelines for the complex civil works, enhancing understanding and compliance.
|Base for the EKFB Joint Venture
|Centralized JV Coordination: Acts as a central hub for JV-wide safety announcements and updates, crucial for coordinated efforts in a major urban area.
The adoption of RAMS boards by EKFB JV across their High Speed 2 (HS2) project sites is a clear demonstration of their unwavering commitment to advancing safety culture and enhancing operational efficiency. This strategic move not only raises the bar for EKFB JV’s safety protocols but also underlines their dedication to creating a proactive and secure work environment. The integration of RAMS boards is now a cornerstone in EKFB JV’s construction management strategy, playing a pivotal role in ensuring that safety considerations are central to every aspect of their project execution, thereby contributing significantly to the success and sustainability of their large-scale operations.
As a crucial supplier in EKFB JV’s expansive network, RAMS boards Ltd simplifies the acquisition of essential safety equipment for the challenging environments of construction sites. Procuring a RAMS board for an EKFB JV project is streamlined and efficient, requiring just a simple action from the Quantity Surveyor (QS) to issue a purchase order (PO) to [email protected]. This effortless process guarantees that RAMS boards, indispensable for upholding site safety and effective communication, are readily available and easily implementable across the diverse range of EKFB JV’s projects.