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Bi-weekly overview for the Old Oak and North Acton area

Old Oak and North Acton site map key
Old Oak and North Acton site map key

1. Willesden Euro terminal site

Ongoing works include receipt and removal of excavated materials and works to build storage areas.

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2. Atlas Road site

Ongoing works including installation of capping beam (concrete structure) for logistics tunnel box and ramp. Other ongoing works to build storage areas, on-site roads, drainage and installation of the conveyor foundations.

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3. Victoria Road Crossover Box site

Extended working hours underway for ongoing works to build a ventilation shaft, working platforms ahead of future works to build the crossover box and D-wall construction*. Other ongoing works include removal of Bethune Road.

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(* D-wall = diaphragm wall, a concrete wall built in the ground to give support and allow for the excavation of underground structures.)

Ground investigations are underway on Chase Road.

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4. Flat Iron site

Works ongoing to upgrade the vehicle holding area and install materials lab, site office and welfare. Works are underway to install conveyor foundations.

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5. Old Oak Common station site

Piling and diaphragm wall works are still underway in the West box.

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6. Old Oak Common Lane satellite site

Piling and diaphragm wall works are still underway in the West box.

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We will soon begin the excavation of the station box, which will form the frame of the HS2 Old Oak Common Station

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We will commence the demolition of the Heathrow Express Depot shed which needs to be removed to make way for the new Great Western Mainline station.

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In preparation of the conveyor installation, a haul road is being constructed to connect the station site to the satellite sites to the south and west of Wells House Road via the Wycombe Line Bridge:

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7. Wormwood Scrubs

We are continuing the site establishment works at our two sites on Wormwood Scrubs. Some vegetation will be removed to help us install the new hoarding on the SBS site. We are also installing sheet piles at the UTX site.

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8. Works on Victoria Road

Ongoing utility works for the TBM Power Supply on Victoria Road southbound working towards Chandos Road. Atlas Road utilities protection works on Old Oak Lane will progress towards the Atlas Road roundabout.

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9. Old Oak Common Lane

Scottish and Southern Electric Networks (SSEN) will be installing a new electric supply to their Substation within Crossrail Land, adjacent to the Old Oak Common Station site. To carry out this work, SSEN will be installing traffic management on Old Oak Common Lane over the weekend on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 October 2021.