Tag: Highways England

Why choose time-lapse capture for transport developments?

“With the likes of HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail hitting the headlines recently, it’s clear that major investments are being made to improve transport across the UK. How effective is time-lapse photography at showcasing major developments like these?” We consider this and look at some of our own work.

View over MODA's Angel Gardens in Manchester, one of our Northern Powerhouse time-lapse construction projects.

Documenting the core cities of the Northern Powerhouse

We have, and continue to work, in many of the key areas across the Northern Powerhouse: Manchester, Liverpool, Hull, Leeds, Newcastle and Sheffield. As this economic strategy reaches a five year milestone, we reflect on how our time-lapse & video solutions are helping to capture pioneering progress in the North of England.

An engineering worker at Essar causing sparks while working.

Capturing complex manoeuvres with time-lapse

We revisit a number of epic projects in our archives to illustrate how time-lapse can be applied to provide a visual narrative of incredibly complex, heavy-duty works.

Time-lapse construction image capturing vital roadworks at Coast Road Junction.

Road construction time-lapse

We consider our time-lapse work with contractors working on major infrastructure projects across the country.

Constructing LSQLONDON in Leicester Square

Over 50 site monitoring systems live across the South

A prestigious entertainment venue, a world-famous English warship and two of the UK’s top universities are just some of the locations across the South of England where we are using our remote time-lapse camera systems to capture for clients…

Tipner Park and Ride construction

Long-term image capture for roadworks

Highways England are the latest public body to invest in time-lapse camera systems to help communicate their ongoing works.

Projects on the M3, M27 and M56 are all being covered.

Manchester Ship Canal sewage works

Capturing in the Northern Powerhouse

MANCHESTER is gearing up for a huge construction revolution – and we will be there to capture it.

In late 2014 it was announced that £300m worth of investment funds for housing would be released, in addition to various infrastructure improvements to benefit the area’s mammoth £51bn economy.

And our bespoke camera systems have already proved exceptionally popular across the Greater Manchester area, for a number of different purposes, sectors and clients.

Completed M56 Thorley Lane Bridge replacement

Rapid capture for 1,500-tonne bridge move

A NEW £5.5m bridge was moved into its final position over the M56 during the final weekend in February – and we had a camera in place documenting the impressive feat.

Our colleagues at Aerial Images asked us to collaborate with them on this project for the Highway’s Agency by installing one of our specialist, Ultra HD time-lapse camera systems to capture the bridge being lifted…