Hassocks

Project: Hassocks Station Rebuild

Client: West Sussex County Council

Value: £2 Million

Role: One Stop Shop Construction Consultancy Services“

Project Overview

The Trevor Patrick Partnership (TTPP) was commissioned by West Sussex County Council to provide a One Stop Shop construction consultancy service for the provision of a £2m project of a new railway station at Hassocks with associated facilities, to replace the existing ageing building.

The study was commissioned as a response to the ongoing campaign by the Hassocks Amenity Association to secure a modern facility and the continued commitment by West Sussex County Council: to develop….rail services, facilities and infrastructure throughout the county as part of its Local Transport Plan and general economic and development policies.

The following consultant remit was developed between WSCC & TTPP:

  • Receive, validate and agree brief and site information. .
  • Undertake site surveys and initial appraisal including digital photographs and accurate measure.
  • Station Building – Formulate a conceptual layout for a new station building at Hassocks.
  • DDA survey & report for the existing station together with recommendations and costs.
  • Feasibility of providing disabled access between platforms.
  • Formulate a conceptual layout for the station as a whole.
  • Provide indicative pre-contract and construction programmes.
  • Budget costs/estimates.
  • Advise of all statutory and rail consents/approvals etc.
  • Advise of additional specialist reports and surveys consultant remit .
  • Advise of possible funding opportunities.
  • Present all findings and attend consultation meetings.