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Reconstruction of London Bridge station, part of the Thameslink Programme

Double success for Thameslink Programme projects

Two projects which formed part of the £7bn government sponsored Thameslink Programme have been shortlisted for Exceptional Achievement Awards (EEA) by CEEQUAL.

Brighton Main Line Improvement project scoops industry awards

The Brighton Main Line Improvement project carried off one award and was highly commended in two other categories at the National Rail Awards

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London Bridge station named on shortlist for RIBA Stirling Prize 2019

Jul 18, 2019

The RIBA Stirling Prize is given to the architect of the building thought to be the most significant of the year for the evolution of architecture and the built environment. The winner will be announced...

London Bridge station rebuild earns top CEEQUAL score

Jul 12, 2019

The £1bn project, delivered as part of the government sponsored Thameslink Programme, received a 97.3 per cent CEEQUAL score. CEEQUAL is the evidence-based sustainability assessment, rating and awards scheme for civil engineering, infrastructure, landscaping and public...

London Bridge station scoops top architecture award

Jun 26, 2019

Based on a design by Grimshaw, the station re-opened in May last year following a £1bn transformation as part of the Government sponsored Thameslink Programme. The station earned high praise from the judges whose comments...

London Bridge station named building of the year

May 24, 2019

The station received the RIBA London Award 2019 and was also named RIBA London Building of the Year 2019. Based on a design by Grimshaw, the station re-opened in May last year following a £1bn...

New exhibition shows how the Thameslink Programme untangled the tracks

May 21, 2019

“Untangling the Tracks” opens to the public on Friday 24 May and will run for a year. The exhibition traces the history of the Thameslink route from 1866 through to the ambitious Thameslink Programme, a...

Siding with sustainability

May 15, 2019

Part of the Thameslink Resilience Programme, the blockade involved remodelling the track layout at Balcombe Tunnel junction and the removal and replacement of track. Usually, as part of Network Rail’s sustainability policy, materials that come...

Bringing the sound of bird song to London Bridge Station

May 2, 2019

A live audio stream is being transmitted from Stave Hill Ecological Park, in Rotherhithe to an array of speakers inside the station entrance at the junction of St Thomas and Bermondsey Street. Called Sounds Interrupted...

New heritage plaque unveiled on historic Joiner Street at London Bridge station

Apr 23, 2019

People using London Bridge station can now learn a little bit more about the history of engineering at the station via a new historical plaque which marks six Warren trusses, originally built in 1849 to...

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