Specialists in all forms of tunnelling works

Joseph Gallagher are specialists in all forms of tunnelling works and shaft sinking projects to main contractors, utility providers, water and wastewater industries. Our expert knowledge and track record of delivering demanding high quality works, gives us the confidence to provide complete satisfaction to our clients. Our experience stems from delivering some of the UK’s most complex infrastructure projects.

Recent Projects

  • Erskine Bridge | HDD

    The Murphy and Joseph Gallagher Teams used Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) and Microtunnelling to overcome several challenges on the project to install the new pipeline

  • Haywards Heath Drainage

    Joseph Gallagher were contracted by BAM Nuttal to complete shafts and Microtunnelling as part of the new drainage infrastructure for Network Rail.

  • Tolmount Gas Pipeline

    Joseph Gallagher were contracted to design and build the temporary and permanent works for a drive shaft and 146m long microtunnel, as part of the Tolmount Gas Pipeline.

  • A13 National Grid Gas Diversion

    Joseph Gallagher were contracted by Fastflow to undertake diversion works on a high-pressure gas main for National Grid.

  • A13 Widening Project

    The A13 Road Widening Project is being delivered by Kier on behalf of Thurrock Council. The works include adding an additional lane in both directions between Orsett and Stanford-le-Hope and replacing four bridges.

  • White Hart Lane

    Joseph Gallagher installed a new pedestrian underpass through the existing viaduct allowing access to both sides of the railway, easing congestion and providing step-free access for passengers.

  • Tideway | Kitrling Street Site

    Joseph Gallagher were contracted to construct the launch tunnels for the two Central Section Tunnel Boring Machines.

  • Knightsbridge Station Step Free Access

    Construction of passageways using Traditional Squareworks, permanent works consisting of steel frames encased in concrete or reinforced concrete.

  • Humber Pipeline

    The River Humber Gas Pipeline Replacement Project is a £100m design and build contract issued by National Grid to replace the Feeder 9 high pressure gas pipeline under the River Humber.

  • A19 Coastal Road Improvements

    Microtunnelling under the Coast Road and A19 roads.

  • Queen

    Shaft construction and tunnelling works for Scottish Water

  • Brent Knoll Flood Alleviation Scheme

    Project for Wessex Water using shaft sinking and microtunnelling processes.

  • Northern Line Extension Project

    The construction of TBM launch tunnels on the Northern Line Extension Project from Kennington to Battersea Power Station via Nine Elms.

  • AstraZeneca Headquaters

    Joseph Gallagher Limited were engaged by Skanska to provide a tunnel as part of their flagship Project Laurette. The project being a state-of-the art pharmaceutical Research & Development facility for the global biomedical giant AstraZeneca.

  • Bakerloo Line Link Project

    The construction of a passenger transfer link between the Crossrail and Bakerloo Line Stations at Paddington.

  • Connaught Tunnel, Royal Docks

    The construction of a new invert and full-section strengthening to the existing dis-used Victorian brick-lined railway tunnels running under the Connaught Passage which connects the Royal Victoria Dock to the Prince Albert Dock.

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  • Eleanor Street - C360

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  • Bond Street Upgrade

    A large complex project to upgrade a very busy station to relieve congestion.

  • ISME - Mine Access Tunnels

    The design and construction of a new access drift in to the existing mine with the principle aim of the New Drift Project is to provide the access, egress and ventilation requirements.

  • Crossrail C360

    Provide ventilation and emergency access to the main running tunnels at two separate locations – Eleanor Street and Mile End.

  • Vauxhall Underground Station

    The work involves the construction of a new lift shaft and an access adit at the bottom leading to two cross-adits connected to the northbound and southbound Victoria Line Platform tunnels.

  • Brighton & Hove Wastewater Treatment Scheme

    Southern Water’s £300 million environmental improvement scheme, in order to treat the 95 million litres of wastewater generated each day by over 250,000 residents of Brighton and Hove and the surrounding area.

  • Green Park Underground Station Step Free Access

    Green Park Station Upgrade was key for the Olympic games in 2012 to allow customers to change onto the Jubilee Line for access to the Olympic park and to provide step free access for passengers with restricted mobility.