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Water Resources Strategy Good Practice Document

The Water Resources chapter of the Construction Code required Crossrail to prepare a strategy for handling water resources issues in consultation with the Environment Agency (EA) that would be based on accepted industry ...

Crossrail Ltd 26/02/2016
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
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...

Katie Dodsworth 13/03/2018
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
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...

Jon Bradley 20/04/2021
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
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
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
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
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...

Jon Elliot 26/02/2016