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Proposal to establish Crossrail 2 Ltd to help advance vital new railway

December 10, 2015
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The Mayor of London and Transport for London (TfL) today announced their intention to ask the TfL Board to set up a new company, Crossrail 2 Ltd, to take forward the development and delivery of this vital new railway.

Crossrail 2 will transform the South East, serving central London through an underground tunnelled section between...
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Crossrail contractor Bam Ferrovial Kier appoints its 100th apprentice

August 7, 2014
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m Ferrovial Kier (BFK), one of the major contractors delivering Crossrail, has appointed its 100th apprentice. The appointment of Jordan Malcolm-Taylor, 20, from Haringey, was celebrated by Patrick McLoughlin, Secretary of State for Transport, when he visited the Farringdon Crossrail site earlier today.

Jordan joined the team working on the Farringdon Crossrail station in May....
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More CrossRail contracts for BAUER Technologies Ltd

July 19, 2011
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BAUER Technologies Ltd has recently been awarded two additional Crossrail contracts; the first is Liverpool Street Advanced Station Works (Crossrail C501), the second is Whitechapel Station Advanced Works Crossrail C511).

The Liverpool Street Advanced Station Works will see BAUER Technologies perform diaphragm walling, as well as the extremely complex task of removing a number of...
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New Crossrail contracts awarded

January 4, 2011
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Crossrail Ltd has announced its intention to award a joint venture comprising: BAM Nuttall Ltd, Ferrovial Agroman (UK) Ltd, Kier Construction Ltd. two contracts valued in the region of £500m.

The contracts comprise two 6.2 km tunnel drives between Royal Oak and Farringdon and a separate contract to construct early access shafts and sprayed...
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Crossrail moves forward with major train and depot contract

December 5, 2010
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The Crossrail project reached a major milestone today as the procurement process to purchase new trains got underway. The capital cost of new Crossrail rolling stock and depot facilities is in the region of £1bn.

New fleet of 60 trains will deliver Crossrail services, boost London’s rail capacity by ten per cent and deliver new...
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