Pictures & videos

Parcel deck resurfacing, Paddington

Parcel deck resurfacing, Paddington

Wednesday 23 Sep 2009
The old parcel deck is being resurfaced as part of the Span 4 project, allowing the taxi rank to relocate here - a move that is needed to allow Crossrail work on the other side of the station.
Sunlight through Paddington's Span 4

Sunlight through Paddington's Span 4

Wednesday 23 Sep 2009
Sunlight creeps through the deteriorating roof of Span 4. Netting was put in place to protect workers from falling glass as they carry out renovation work.
Whitemoor Yard ponds

Whitemoor Yard ponds

Wednesday 9 Sep 2009
As part of Network Rail's commitment to the environment, a number of ponds were created when Whitemoor Yard was reopened in 2004.
Farringdon - the heart of London

Farringdon - the heart of London

Tuesday 8 Sep 2009
Map showing how Farringdon will be at the very heart of the capital's expanded rail network. The station will allow passengers to switch between improved north-south Thameslink services and the new east-west Crossrail services.
New workstations at Colchester signal box

New workstations at Colchester signal box

Tuesday 1 Sep 2009
A Network Rail signaller at work using the new, state-of-the-art visual displays installed at Colchester signal box as part of the Colchester-Clacton upgrade.
Removal of old signals

Removal of old signals

Tuesday 1 Sep 2009
Obsolete signals are removed, ready to be replaced by state-of-the-art LED signals, as part of the £104m Colchester to Clacton upgrade.
Ewell West Station Improvements

Ewell West Station Improvements

Friday 28 Aug 2009
Network Rail has completed a £1m upgrade at Ewell West station to enhance platform accessibility, improve the overall appearance of station facilities and provide a better environment for passengers and station staff.