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15.10.13

Crossrail awards Paddington New Yard contract

The Paddington New Yard contract has been awarded to Costain Ltd, Crossrail has announced. 

The £30m contract is subject to a 10-day standstill under European procurement rules. 

Costain beat bidders HOCHTIEF and Kier Infrastructure & Overseas Ltd. 

The work includes the construction of a new elevated bus deck, relocation of an existing concrete batching plant and preparatory works for the installation of new rail track and associated systems for Crossrail. 

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