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Network Rail completes major rail upgrades for the Elizabeth line: Crossrail milestones completed

Network Rail completes major rail upgrades for the Elizabeth line

Wednesday 7 Mar 2018
  • Network Rail has successfully connected the existing rail network with the Elizabeth line tunnels at Pudding Mill Lane, Plumstead and Westbourne Park
  • Upgrade of Gidea Park sidings completed to accommodate the full length Elizabeth line trains
  • Signalling systems have been updated from Pudding Mill Lane to Shenfield to support Elizabeth line services