Investment
Launch for Heathrow PRT

Launch for Heathrow PRT

£30m Personal Rapid Transit scheme hailed as first example of new transport mode in 100 years. Heathrow Airport has officially launched the £30m Ultra pod personal rapid transit system which connects Terminal 5 with the business users car park. Hailed as a world first, and the first new example of transit technology in 100 years,...
Wraps off for King’s Cross

Wraps off for King’s Cross

Network Rail reveals that Stanton Williams will design the new piazza at King’s Cross station. Network Rail has revealed the design for the new public square in front of King’s Cross which will form the final phase of the London station upgrade. Pictures released last week show how the front of the station will look...
Siemens wins Thameslink

Siemens wins Thameslink

Siemens has been named preferred bidder to supply the 1,200 new train carriages which will almost double peak time capacity on the Thameslink route. Subject to financial close being reached, Siemens and Cross London Trains – a consortium comprising Siemens Project Ventures and investment funds Innisfree and 3i Infrastructure – will build, own, finance and...