Crossrail VIP Visit to Technology Centre - Secret Location Revealed

March 16th saw a high profile visit to the Technology Centre to visit a life-size Crossrail station platform model.

This mock-up was built by VINCI Construction UK’s in-house Technology Centre team. It will help inform final design decisions for the new Crossrail station platforms.

Visitors included Terry Morgan, Crossrail Chairman and Mayor of London’s Transport Adviser Kulveer Ranger.

The event was captured by BBC TV and broadcast to millions on BBC London News. The launch was also attended by members of the press and considered a great success by all concerned.

More information is available on the Crossrail web site here

Key Facts on the construction:

· 20m long
· 10m diameter
· On-time delivery
· Zero accidents

Published: 18/03/2011


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