A271 Upper Horsebridge, Hailsham - Essential Gas Works

11/01/2021 – 14/03/2021 

Scheme Location:


A271 Upper Horsebridge, Hailsham - Essential Gas Works

Scheme Information:

What works are taking place?

Essential replacement of old metal gas mains with new plastic pipes. This is a safety-critical project that needs to be carried out to ensure the local community continues to receive a safe and reliable gas supply.

Location: From the junction London Road to 100 Upper Horsebridge

When will these works start?

Monday 11th January 2021 and will continue until 14th March 2021

Traffic Management

Traffic signals – manually controlled between the hours of 07:00 – 19:00 Monday to Saturday

Programme of works:

• w/c 11th Jan. Set-up 3way lights j/w London Rd and set-up compound, excavate camera holes and camera first section of main.

• w/c 18th Jan. Excavate connection / service holes and live insert main.

• w/c 25th Jan. Relay services and reinstate 1st phase.

• w/c 1st Feb. Set-up two way lights, excavate camera holes and camera second section of main.

• w/c 8th Feb Excavate connection / service holes and live insert main.

• w/c 15th Feb relay services and reinstate.

• w/c 22nd Feb set-up 2way lights and pedestrian crossing system. Excavate camera holes and camera third section of main.

• w/c 1st March relay services and dead insert (winch)

• w/c 8th March reinstate and excavate in footway to abandon final section of main. Clear site by 14th March

These works are being carried out by SGN, they can be contacted on
01444 240 700 or customer@sgn.co.uk