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Earthworks Monitoring for Network Rail at Little Hagloe

Network Rail manages a portfolio of more than 190,000 earthworks assets, including slopes, embankments, soil cuttings and rock cuttings. Many of these assets are over 150 years old and pose a significant risk to the railway especially after heavy rainfall, making the earth saturated and more prone to movement.

L.B. Foster TEW Engineering was commissioned by Network Rail to undertake a pilot installation of its Insight Earthwork Monitoring system at a site with a history of earth movement known as Little Hagloe, near Chepstow.

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