Issue details

Magna Tram Train Stop – Appointment of Network Rail for the Delivery Phase

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 £6,859,649.

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.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Both;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/02/2024

Decision due: 7 Feb 2024 by Executive Director of Transport

Contact: Pat Beijer, Executive Director of Transport (Acting) Email: Email: