High-Level Feasibility and Budget Costings at Isleworth Station for Hounslow Council
Hounslow Council appointed Robinson Kenning & Gallagher to undertake a high-level feasibility and budget costings based on options for providing disabled access to Isleworth Station. This report provides Grip Stage 2 feasibility options for providing ‘Access for All’ (level access) to both Platforms 1 and 2.
The developed options provided access for passengers unable to use the existing stairs due to physical or other restraints such as prams, luggage, small children etc.
In accordance with the requirement to achieve ‘Access for All’ other Station operations will need to be included as part of the works. These will include the following (but may not be limited to):
Widening of platforms – to accommodate the increase in passenger use.
Inclusion of canopies over more of the platform – to accommodate increase in use and improve boarding times of trains.
Additional operational services such as CCTV and customer information services.
Creation of disabled parking bays.
Creation of mobility impaired drop off and pick up area.