Summary
Publication Date
Strategic Risk – A Guide for Directors

Strategic risk consists of the most important risks that an organisation faces, i.e. the possible future scenarios that would make a material diffe...

01/05/2006
Risk Management Critical to Crossrail’s Success

Following the positive outcome from the UK government’s 2010 comprehensive spending review, the Crossrail cross-London railway project started a...

30/05/2011
Tunnel Energy Segments

Significant heat is generated by underground trains, particularly when braking, stopping at platforms and accelerating away from stations. A comple...

30/06/2014
Lord Hill’s Bridge Mitigation Works

Lord Hill’s Bridge (LHB) was the first piece of infrastructure that the Western tunnels TBM’s passed beneath, at a depth no greater than 4 m be...

03/11/2014
Crossrail Western Running Tunnels. Crossing of London Underground: Victoria Line and Bakerloo Line Assets.

The C300 running tunnels are of comprised a 6.2m internal diameter, 7.1m excavated diameter, and are to be driven by Earth Pressure Balance Machine...

03/11/2014
The Use of Shape Accel Array for Monitoring Utilities during Urban Tunnel Drives

The protection of third party assets with reliable monitoring instruments is essential for the running of a successful urban tunnelling project. Wi...

03/11/2014
Royal Woolwich Arsenal – Crossrail Box Sewer Diversion

In a unique arrangement Berkeley are collaborating with Crossrail Ltd (CRL) to deliver the Royal Arsenal Woolwich Station Box. In order to construc...

03/11/2014
Ground Settlement Behaviour In Chalk Due To TBM Excavations

In Crossrail project contract C310, two new tunnels – the Thames Tunnel (westbound and eastbound) will be constructed between Plumstead portal an...

03/11/2014
Farringdon Station SCL Design – Reducing risk at the heart of Crossrail

The ground conditions expected at Farringdon Station are amongst the most challenging on Crossrail, exacerbated further by four TBMs (C300 and C305...

03/11/2014
The Role of Operations in a Mega Project

Only when it opens will it be possible to judge the success of Operational involvement within Crossrail. There is an inherent conflict between the ...

03/11/2014