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The Cambridge Heath shaft will be 30m deep when fully excavated

Crossrail's Whitechapel station: Crossing the lines

Excavating 60,000m3 of material and replacing it with 4,500t of steel reinforcement, 1,200t of structural steelwork, nine lifts and three escalators using three tower cranes with the assistance of two mobile cranes sounds simple, doesn’t it?

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