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17Sep92 UK: TENDERING FOR £100M MIDLAND METRO CONTRACT THROWN INTO FURTHER CONFUSION.

Tendering for the £100 million Line 1 of the Midland Metro was thrown into further confusion after transport minister Roger Freeman hinted that funding would not be given until the Sheffield Supertram is completed.Centro sent out tender documents to three consortia in May but tendering was suspended a few weeks later when Transport Secretary John MacGregor said funding would not be granted in the 1992/93 financial year. Tendering was postponed until October this year, but it now ...

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