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Tube projects boss Waboso heads to Network RailSubscription
London Underground capital programmes director David Waboso is to leave the organisation to head up Network Rail’s digital railway directorate.
Easter engineering works battle Storm KatieVideoSubscription
Site workers completed 450 rail engineering projects while Storm Katie caused damage and disruption to the network over the Easter weekend.
East West rail route selectedSubscription
A corridor running between Bedford, Sandy and Cambridge has been selected as the preferred option for the central section of East West Rail.
New WSP global boss revealedSubscription
WSP Global president and chief executive officer Pierre Shoiry is set to become vice chairman of the board and chief financial officer Alexandre L’Heureux will take over from Shoiry, the consultant revealed today.
11 suggestions for the NorthSubscription
The Lord Adonis-led National Infrastructure Commission has called for the acceleration of funding and strategic planning for infrastructure in the North of England. Here are the recommendations from its report released today.
Accelerated funding for High Speed 3, Manchester Piccadilly station development and improvements to trans-Pennine road links will ensure connectivity between northern cities, according to the National Infrastructure Commission.
Budget to green light major UK transport schemesSubscription
Crossrail 2, High Speed 3 (HS3) and a trans-Pennine road tunnel are among long term infrastructure projects set to be given a £300M boost by chancellor George Osborne.
A new £70M investment has helped unlock a deal that will see London Overground extended to Barking Riverside and 11,000 new homes built.
Network Rail reveals Easter engineering worksSubscription
Network Rail has revealed its latest plans for mammoth engineering works over the Easter period.
Two infrastructure research projects on asset management technology and nanoscale flow systems have been awarded combined grants worth £8.6M by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).