Spikkestad Station, Extension of embankment

Consultant for ATKINS. Design of a track switch by extension of a single railway track to two railway tracks at Spikkestad Station. Embankment constructed of lightweight fill. Stability analyses (SLIDE and SLOPE) and assessment of settlements (PLAXIS). Planning a monitoring programme for settlements of the railway tracks and the catenary masts.

Location: Norway

Client: Jernbaneverket, Norway

Year: 2012

Assessment of settlementsInternational geotechnical workRoads and railwaysSlope stabilitySupervision