Railtalk: How do we build back better?


Uckfield line: electrification from Oxted is one of seven schemes in a second batch of ‘Project Speed’ initiatives being progressed by Network Rail. This is No 73119 at Buxted on 22 July 2020 with a Tonbridge Yard – East Grinstead – Uckfield – Tonbridge Yard route learner.
Chris Livings

It seems speed and acceleration are the watchwords of the moment. There is an overwhelming desire to get infrastructure projects done more quickly and cheaply as the Government seeks to rebuild the economy in the wake of the current pandemic.

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