|Document Title||Document Type||Abstract||Authors||Publication date|
|Young Crossrail Programme||Case Study||
Since 2005, Crossrail has run a STEM schools engagement programme called Young Crossrail. Between 2013 and 2016 this programme engaged with 44,000 young people, teachers and parents across 350 schools, colleges and unive...
|Works Information Study (Supply Chain Quality Requirements)||Case Study||
The key quality requirements for the supply chain quality included in Crossrail contracts were over and above the industry norm and were intended to ensure that contractors were resourced correctly and established system...
|Workforce Fatigue Risk Management Using Wearable Technology||Micro-report||
Wearable technology can now help detect, manage and mitigate fatigue risk in heavy construction. BBMV applied this technology in two Crossrail projects to evaluate workforce fatigue risk. Results showed that fatigue risk...
|Eric Wilson BAA||13/03/2018|
|Workflows for Managing Land and Property Information||Micro-report||
Crossrail needed to acquire and manage large areas of land during the Crossrail project, the purpose being to construct a new railway through Central London. This micro report outlines how the spatial element has been ce...
|Milena Grujic BSc(Hons)||27/09/2016|
|Work Breakdown Structure||Micro-report||
This micro-report gives an overview of how the work breakdown structure (WBS) has been developed and how it is maintained and controlled across the Crossrail programme through the Cost Management System (PRISM). It will ...
|Richard Palczynski FICE FAPM||27/09/2016|
|Will Augmented Reality in Construction Deliver on its Promise||Journal Publication||
The concept of using an electric display that overlays data onto real life was first mention in 1901 by Author L Frank Baum. It was not until 1990 until the term ‘Augmented Reality’ was coined by Thomas P. Ca...
|Stephen Smith, ICE Publishing||19/08/2016|
|Whiteboard Train – Liverpool Street Platform Extensions||Micro-report||
The Whiteboard Train was a collaborative and industry leading exercise to allow project engineers unhindered access to assess infrastructure and the line of the route ahead of the platform extensions project taking place...
|What need for temperature control and ventilation to battery rooms?||Technical Paper||
Battery Rooms require ventilation and a maintained temperature range. How can the ventilation rate and temperature maintenance be designed to the optimum? The paper proposes the minimum performance requirements for the t...
|Matthew David BSc CEng MIMechE MCIBSE, ICE Publishing||30/09/2017|
|Wellbeing Over Time at Crossrail||Micro-report||
Having defined and implemented its new health and wellbeing strategy Crossrail wanted to evaluate its impact. To this end it commissioned the “Have Your Say” wellbeing survey. The surveys were to be used to inform an...
|Watermist Systems – Understanding the Technology||Technical Paper||
The misunderstandings of a Watermist system during the initial stages of the Crossrail project and the subsequent designs produced which failed to meet the fundamental request to provide an engineered solution to the tra...
|Gerry Mullan EngTech MIFireE, ICE Publishing||09/07/2018|