Decision Maker: Executive Director of Transport
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
The project has now reached the Project
Delivery phase and investment authority is now required to appoint
Network Rail to undertake construction of the new station. The
appointment will be formalised with the signing of an
Implementation Agreement with Network Rail setting out the terms
and conditions of the appointment at a budget ceiling of
Subject to approval of this report and a timely transition to the construction stage, with all necessary contracts signed and in place, it is planned to make a start on site Spring 2024 with forecast completion and entry into service Autumn/Winter 2024.
Appointment of Network Rail for Delivery Phase
of Magna Tram Train stop approved.
Approve SYMCA entering into an Implementation Agreement with Network Rail for the Project Delivery phase which will permit the construction and completion of the new Tram Train station at Magna.
Do not approve. Will lead to further delays and potential additional costs.
Publication date: 12/02/2024
Date of decision: 07/02/2024