Features and Analysis
Construction News investigates the detailed reasons behind the scheme’s nine-month setback – and whether more delays could follow.
The first half of 2018 was split into two contrasting quarters.
Scattered across the Construction News desk at the moment are a number of oyster card holders.
Crossrail’s opening could be pushed back by almost a year as the scheme’s central section continues to struggle with rising costs and delays.
It has been more than a year since Chris Grayling gave his “public backing” to Crossrail 2.
Few people fully realise the importance of concrete to Crossrail and how the £14.8bn project has pushed the boundaries of what the material can do.
The next 12 months will prove to be a mixed year for the UK rail sector.
In the run-up to the Budget, mayor of London Sadiq Khan demanded more power and finance to boost housebuilding and improve infrastructure.
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