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A failure of voltage transformers led to a delay in the dynamic testing of trains in Crossrail tunnels from October last year to February this year, which in turn kicked off the chain of delays which led to Crossrail’s opening being put back up to a year.
Transport bosses to be grilled over Crossrail delay Subscription
The heads of Crossrail, Transport for London and the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan are today set to face the London Assembly for questioning over why Crossrail is delayed by up to a year.
World’s first autonomous tram to take to streetsSubscription
The world’s first autonomous tram is to be launched by Siemens on a 6km section of city tracks in Potsdam in Germany this month.
Highways England’s bid to dual the A30 Chiverton Cross and Carland Cross in Cornwall is being officially considered for a development consent order.
The financial fallout from the delay of the central section of London’s new £15.4bn Elizabeth Line is being assessed today, amid fears it could cost Transport for London (TfL) £143M in lost fare revenue alone.
United Utilities is to put part of a £300M pipeline project into action in September – three years early – in response to this summer’s heatwave.
Crossrail has confirmed that Elizabeth Line services between Paddington in central London and Abbey Wood in the south east of the capital will not open until autumn 2019.
An extraordinary meeting of Anglesy County Council’s planning committee next week is set to accelerate development of the Wylfa nuclear power station.
VolkerTrenchless Solutions has started drilling before landfall connectors can be installed for the £271M IFA2 UK to France electricity interconnector project.
Cost of Galliford road scheme rockets to £33MSubscription
The cost of the A52 Wyvern Transport Improvement Scheme has increased from £14.9M to £33M, Derby City Council has revealed.