Civil Engineering


Through the increasing demands of our clients, PP O’Connor has developed a civil engineering division, which has rapidly grown, now being at the forefront of our on-site activities.

Our civil engineering expertise includes:

  • Enabling and temporary works
  • Infrastructure and drainage works
  • Reinstatement and finishing
  • Hard and soft landscaping

Projects we have delivered include:

  • Manchester Metrolink
  • Stublach Gas Storage Facility
  • Carrington CCGT
  • M62 Junctions 9-10
  • M56 Site Establishment
  • Plant Hill School

Enabling and temporary works:

We provide enabling services to get your site ready for construction.  From site establishment and preparation to designing and creating haul roads and access routes, PP O’Connor can provide all your enabling requirements.

We work with our clients during the pre-construction stage to deliver cost effective solutions resulting in a prepared site, ready to use for the next stage of development. 

Our expertise includes:

  • Site establishment and preparation
  • Creation of access routes
  • Haul roads
  • Utilities isolations and diversions
  • Site clearance
  • Geotechnical Investigations and surveys
  • Traffic management
  • Piling platforms and design input
  • Temporary works and design

Infrastructure and drainage works:

Keeping the UK moving through delivering major infrastructure works is a key driver for PP O’Connor. Through our experience of delivering major roads, car parks, rail and Metrolink projects, we have the in-depth knowledge and in-house skill-set to deliver cost effective solutions to the highest quality standards. Our in-house capability includes:

  • Excavation works
  • Drainage works
  • Ducting for utilities
  • Kerbing
  • Surfacing
  • Laying of ballast

Reinstatement and finishing:

On completion of works, PP O’Connor provide quality reinstatement services to ensure all temporary works implemented during construction are reinstated to their original status and appearance.

Hard and soft landscaping:

We offer clients both hard and soft landscaping options allowing us to minimise interfaces with other contractors.

We provide the following services:

  • Paving
  • Kerbing
  • Surfacing
  • Re-soiling & seeding