Value - Performance - Sustainability  
Delivering better outcomes to capital programs      
 

Scope of Work:

  • Construct high-speed railway extension (London, England)
  • Renovate historic St. Pancras Railway & Station
  • Project Budget - £800 million ($1.44 billion)

Challenges:

  • Recover 8 week schedule delay at no additional cost
  • Work on the 8th most important “heritage site” in England
  • Interface with critical operating railway systems
  • Risk of liquidated damages ranging from £100,000 to over £1.00m per day
  • Dramatically improve production performance
  • Difficult schedule and logistics

Results:

  • Turned 8 week delay into early completion of work 1 week ahead of schedule, with no additional costs
  • Avoided schedule delays despite 9% increase to work scope
  • Developed “self certification” processes that improved quality of work
  • Completed all major milestones early
  • Avoided liquidated damages
  • Significant reduction in labor costs
  • Significant reduction in safety incidents

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