Gull Wing, Lowestoft

Farrans has been appointed to construct the Gull Wing, Lowestoft’s third crossing over Lake Lothing, by Suffolk County Council.

£76M
Contract Value
27 Months
Project Duration

Client
Suffolk County Council

The Project

Construction work on this project began in spring 2021, with the bridge opening anticipated in the summer of 2023. The Gull Wing bridge will offer in excess of 50 employment and training opportunities for the local area through ourselves and our supply chain to leave a lasting legacy within Suffolk. We have worked with Suffolk County Council on 24 projects in the last 20 years, including Lowestoft North Fire Station and Lowestoft South Fire Station.

Services & Expertise

Farrans has significant experience with large scale infrastructure projects most recently including; the West Cumbria Water Supply Pipeline, Edinburgh Trams to Newhaven, M80 Steps to Haggs and Northern Spire Bridge. Farrans established a permanent office in the East of England in 1949. We have successfully completed in excess of 250 projects in the region over the last three decades through our building and civil engineering divisions, such as Abberton pipeline for Essex and Suffolk Water.