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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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Flyover Innovation Recognised by Peers

July 29, 2015
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Flyover Innovation Recognised by Peers

On behalf of Transport for London (TfL), the project team leading on the Hammersmith Flyover strengthening and refurbishment works (a Costain project) received the Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation (CIHT)/Ringway Innovation Award at the CIHT Awards 2015 ceremony at the capital’s Landmark London Hotel.

The flyover, which opened in 1961, is a pre-cast, post-tensioned...
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Northern line extension to Battersea gets the go-ahead

November 13, 2014
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• Construction to begin in spring 2015 • Line extension and two new stations open by 2020 • The extension of London Underground’s (LU) Northern line from Kennington to Battersea via Nine Elms has been given the go-ahead today by the Secretary of State for Transport.

The vital addition to the Underground network will support the development...
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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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