Tag : network rail
Network Rail and Colas have achieved a near-emission free site on a majo rail renewal project in South Wales.
Auditor backs Network Rail £1.4bn arches saleSubscription
Public spending watchdog The National Audit Office (NAO) has supported a £1.4bn Network Rail deal to sell off commercial property, rebuffing safety concerns raised last week.
Network Rail has awarded six multi-million-pound signalling and telecoms framework contracts totalling £750M.
The safety record at Blackfriars station during the major £7bn Thameslink upgrade programme in London was “pretty abysmal at times”, according to a Network Rail health and safety manager.
Safety concerns about Network Rail’s £1.4bn deal to sell off its non-railway estate assets, including thousands of railway arches across the country, have been reported to the Confidential Reporting On Structural Safety (CROSS) body.
Crossrail bosses have confirmed that the western section of the Elizabeth line will begin running trains in December this year.
London Assembly members have raised concerns about London Mayor Sadiq Khan’s plan for Transport for London (TfL) to takeover the running of several Network Rail stations and rail routes.
Network Rail has officially given the go ahead for a new £40M station in Brent Cross, North London.
Mind the (gender pay) gapSubscription
The end of March marked the deadline for public bodies to report their second set of annual gender pay gap statistics, while private companies were due to report in the first week of April.
UK rail stations set for £300M upgrade Subscription
Seventy-three railway stations across the UK are to benefit from a new £300M funding pot aimed at improving access for all across the transport network.