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Flyvbjerg advises Edinburgh on costing tram line extension

LIGHT RAIL

Andrew Forster
01 March 2019
The extension will serve the north of the city
The extension will serve the north of the city

 

Councillors in Edinburgh are expected to give final approval later this month to extend the city’s tram line from the city centre to Newhaven in the north.  

The 4.6km extension should have been built as part of the original tram line from Edinburgh Airport but the project’s massive cost overrun forced the council to truncate the line at York Place in the city centre.

Councillors heard this week that the extension had an expected outturn cost of £207.3m. The actual cost...

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