The Costain Skanska Joint Venture has broken through into the new Crossrail tunnels, as part of excavation work for the new Paddington station.
Ealing Broadway station proposed Crossrail upgrade has been approved by local planners.
Crossrail’s tunnel boring machine (TBM) Jessica has broken through into the Victoria Dock portal in east London, completing its journey from Limmo Peninsula near Canning Town.
Construction of the first phase in the longest tunnel drive on Crossrail has been completed with the tunnel boring machine (TBM) breaking through into the Stepney Green box in east London.
Tunnelling work is now nearly complete on Europe’s largest infrastructure project and to celebrate this NCE is poised to publish its fourth Crossrail major project report. Setting the scene, chief executive Andrew Wolstenholme reflects on the achievements so far and looks ahead to the work still to be done.
In 2014 Crossrail will reach the halfway mark and begin to move from heavy civils towards a focus on tunnel fit-out and railways systems.
covering the construction of the new express railway which will run beneath central London from west to east, largely underground
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Crossrail 2 has recently found itself top of the infrastructure debate in Westminster, with the transport minister raising the case for increasing regional spending outside London.
Crossrail: Major Project Report
NCE presents its major project report on Crossrail - a comprehensive guide to the project featuring interviews with Crossrail chief executive Rob Holden and Crossrail chairman Terry Morgan.