Atkins feels tube delay brunt

Increased costs and delays on the London Underground PPP has cost Atkins US $2.6 million (?1.4 million) in the last six months, the company confirmed in a statement.

Increased costs and delays on the London Underground PPP has cost Atkins US $2.6 million (£1.4 million) in the last six months, the company confirmed in a statement.

Atkins is part of the Metronet team slated for poor performance on the project last week, by the Office of the PPP Arbiter, which acts as a watchdog on the deals.

Metronet’s station modernisation programme is behind schedule, with only two more stations being handed back in the last six months.

 

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