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NRL – East West Rail: Western Section: Phase 2 – UK - Project Profile

NRL – East West Rail: Western Section: Phase 2 – UK - Project Profile

Synopsis

"NRL – East West Rail: Western Section: Phase 2 – UK - Project Profile" contains information on the scope of the project including project overview and location. The profile also details project ownership and funding, gives a full project description, as well as information on contracts, tendering and key project contacts.

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Summary

Network Rail Ltd (NRL) is undertaking the construction of the second phase under the western section of East West Rail link in the UK.

The project involves the upgrade and construction of railway sections between Bicester and Bedford, and Milton Keynes and Princes Risborough.

It includes the construction of new station at Winslow, two new platforms at Bletchley, 18 new over bridges, 22 new footbridges/subways and the upgrade of 97 railway crossings, construction of new additional track and upgrading infrastructure between Bicester and Claydon Junction, reconstructing and improving the mothballed track between Claydon Junction and Bletchley, Railway crossing improvements, constructing passing loops at Newton Longville, Steeple Haydon and Calvert Waste Facility and upgrading the track and infrastructure between Princes Risborough and Claydon Junction.

The first round of public consultation was held between September 21, 2015 and October 01, 2015.

On December 4, 2015, NRL awarded a contract to Staffordshire Alliance formed by Atkins, Laing O’Rourke and VolkerRail, for the design and construction of the project.

Jacobs Engineering Group has been appointed as technical consultant.

On January 12, 2018, The third round of public consultation was commenced and completed by february 9, 2018.

Planning activities are underway.

Scope

The project involves the upgrade and reconstruction of railway sections between Bicester and Bedford, and Milton Keynes and Princes Risborough in the UK.

The US$606 million project includes the following:

1. Construction of a new rail station at Winslow

2. Construction of two new platforms at Bletchley

3. Construction of 18 new over bridges

4. Construction of 22 new footbridges/subways

5. Upgrade of 97 railway crossings

6. Construction of other related facilities

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1.Key Statistics
2.Key Dates
3.Sector
4.Operating metrics
5.Tender Information
6.Scope
7.Description
8.Latest update
9.Background
10.Key Contacts
11.General News, Project News
12.Appendix

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