SEARCH IN BRIEF

 
Crossrail submits OJEU for advance works

Crossrail Ltd has today submitted an OJEU notice for advance works at five central London Crossrail stations: Bond Street, Tottenham Court Road, Farringdon, Liverpool Street and Whitechapel Stations.

Works will vary for each station but will include secant piles, bored piles, diaphragm walling and associated civils works, excavation, drainage diversion, demolition, shaft construction and settlement monitoring and mitigation.

Programme Director Andy Mitchell said: “These significant pieces of work will be crucial to the Crossrail programme as they will enable each station to receive the Tunnel Boring Machines on schedule at its site.”

Crossrail will run 118 km from Maidenhead and Heathrow in the west, through new twin-bore 21 km tunnels under central London to Shenfield and Abbey Wood in the east. When Crossrail opens in 2017 it will bring an additional 1.5 million people within 60 minutes commuting distance of London's key business districts.

IN BRIEF
Wednesday 03 March 2010
Green light for Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners' Geneva Airport scheme
Thu 27 Nov 2014
Fulton Trotter Architects appoints Justine Ebzery as Practice Operations and Business Manager
Wed 26 Nov 2014
Images surface of Disney relocation tower blocks subsiding into one another in Chuansha Town
Wed 26 Nov 2014
KPF releases statement on the passing of Paul Katz, Managing Partner at Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
Tue 25 Nov 2014
Green light for Fielden House at London Bridge
Mon 24 Nov 2014
Japan's Maglev reaches speeds of 500km/ph
Fri 21 Nov 2014
Hawkins\Brown-designed hybrid timber tower tops out in London
Fri 21 Nov 2014
Work starts on Chipperfield's Palais Varnhagen
Thu 20 Nov 2014