At JPL, we provide fully skilled, qualified and experienced operatives to major tunnelling and underground construction projects Nationwide.


We have played integral roles in northern line extension, baker loo line upgrade amongst others and ensured the aim of the upgrade is accomplished and the fastest travel time to link other lines preserved.

One of the Tideway project we were involved in was a major new sewer needed to protect the tidal River Thames from increasing pollution. The project was carried out to tackle the problem of overflows from the capital’s Victorian sewers for at least the next 100 years and enable the UK to meet European environmental standards.

At 25 kilometres long, up to 65 metres deep, and more than seven metres in diameter, the Thames Tideway Tunnel will be the biggest infrastructure project ever undertaken by the UK water industry. It is being delivered through a dedicated new wastewater company.

We are currently providing labour and resources to the Thames Tideway Scheme, based in Reading.

Crossrail is Europe’s biggest underground construction project. JPL Rail has played an integral part in the successful construction of the 37 km railway tunnel and 10 km of station and interchange tunnels. We constantly supplying skilled operatives to various upgrades and tunneling link have supplied skilled operatives on the upgrade and construction of the following stations: Abbey Wood Crossrail link, Shenfield, Langley, Gidea Park, Seven kings amongst others.

Our tunneling operatives have extensive experience and training as a result of our participation in these innovative and challenging projects. We are able to provide a workforce equipped with a broad range of skills for every phase of our client’s tunneling projects.

Some of the roles we currently covers includes;

TBM Operator, Pit Boss, Lead Miner, Erector Operator, Ring Builder, Beam Hoist Operator, Grout man, Back up man, Loco Driver, Grout Assistant, Conveyor Belt Operator, TBM Electrician, TBM Fitter, Mechanical Chargehand, Electrical Chargehand, Fabricator, Loco Fitter, Muck Stock, Foreman, Loader Operator, Pit Head, Gantry Operator, Slinger/banksman, Forklift Operator, Warehouse Admin, Cleaner, Foreman, Crane Supervisor, Concrete Finisher, Support, Conveyor Fitter, Electrician Assistant, Electrical / Fitter Supervisor, Electrician, Chargehand, Electrical Foreman, Appointed Person, Tally Hut, Foreman (All Trades), Traffic Marshall, Electrician, Carpenter, General Operative, Forklift Driver, Welder, Tunnel Superintendent, Ground Worker, Points Operator, Plant Operator.


Should you wish to contact us directly regarding Highways & Tunneling workforce, for a no-obligation site survey or just some professional advice on how we can be invloved on your intending projects, please e-mail us at or complete the contact form and we will respond within 24 hours.