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Liverpool Street Station - public realm

Funding agreement brings new and improved public areas around Crossrail stations a step closer

Plans for improved public areas outside stations along the Crossrail route have moved a step closer with the approval of new funding for ambitious public realm improvements.... Read More

Tuesday 18th December 2012

Crossrail TBM Victoria lowered into the shaft at Limmo 27 October 2012

Crossrail’s 4th tunnelling machine Victoria starts her journey

The latest addition to Crossrail’s tunnelling team – 1,000 tonne Victoria – has begun work, joining sister tunnelling machine Elizabeth to create the eastern section of the new rail line between Docklands and central London.... Read More

Wednesday 12th December 2012

Network Rail awards contracts for key Crossrail works in west London

Network Rail has awarded two contracts for works in west London that will deliver important infrastructure improvements for the Crossrail programme, allowing greater numbers of passenger and freight trains to run more reliably once the new rail link opens in 2018.... Read More

Wednesday 5th December 2012

Exchanging places cycle safety drop-in session

Crossrail to run further safety awareness events for cyclists

Crossrail and the Metropolitan Police Cycle Task Force are working together to raise awareness for safer cycling around construction traffic and sites.... Read More

Wednesday 5th December 2012

First shipload of earth from London’s new rail tunnels arrives at Wallasea Island

First shipload of earth from London’s new rail tunnels arrives at Wallasea Island

The first shipload of earth from Crossrail’s new tunnels under central London has arrived at Wallasea Island in Essex. The 1,900 tonne maiden load arrived from Crossrail’s transfer facility at Northfleet in Kent.... Read More

Wednesday 5th December 2012

Young Crossrail Christmas Card Competition, Dec 2012

Young Crossrail Christmas card competition winning designs unveiled

Thank you to all the individuals and schools that entered the Crossrail Christmas Card competition.... Read More

Monday 3rd December 2012

CRL Western tunnels 1000th ring

Crossrail’s first tunnelling machine constructs its 1000th ring under Hyde Park

Crossrail’s first tunnel boring machine, Phyllis, has constructed her 1000th tunnel ring under Hyde Park. It comes as the Crossrail project completes excavations for Tottenham Court Road’s western ticket hall at Dean Street, starts excavation for Bond Street station’s western ticket hall in Davies Street as well as continued progress at Paddington.... Read More

Monday 3rd December 2012

Eastern tunnels TBMs ready to launch, 29 Nov 2012

London’s newest ‘eastender’ begins tunnelling journey

Crossrail moved a significant step forward today as London’s newest ‘eastender’ – 1,000 tonne tunnelling machine Elizabeth – began the 8.3km tunnelling journey to create the eastern section of the new rail line between Docklands and central London.... Read More

Thursday 29th November 2012

Aerial view of London skyline looking east towards Canary Wharf

Chance for graduates to join Europe’s largest construction project as new scheme unveiled

The opportunity for graduates to join the largest construction project in Europe and help transform rail transport in London was announced today by Crossrail.... Read More

Tuesday 27th November 2012

Mayor of London Boris Johnson tries out a sprayed-concrete lining simulator at Skills London 2012

Crossrail helps launch Skills London 2012

Crossrailthis week exhibited at Skills London 2012, London’s biggest careers and skills event aimed at 15-24 year olds. Over 26,000 visitors attended over the two dayson 23rd and 24th November.... Read More

Friday 23rd November 2012

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