London Bridge Station
LOCATION : United Kingdom
SERVICE : Transaction Management Consultancy
VALUE : $509,200,800
CLIENT : London Bridge Station
TYPE : Infrastructure
The major redevelopment of London Bridge Station includes: new concourse, re-alignment of platforms, new vertical connectivity via additional banks of lifts, escalators and staircases, renewal of train shed roofs, provision of 150,000 ft² of retail shopping center in under croft, reconfiguration of access to the London Underground tube stations and a transfer deck to accommodate a potential future 800,000 ft² of air rights office development.
Added value or tangible benefits generated: cost planning various options for upgrading the station with significant retail provision and air-rights mixed-use building over Lessons learned: this is likely to be one of the most complex schemes to implement in the UK and the primary lesson is the need to ensure that a sufficiently detailed appraisal of the implementation strategy is undertaken as the complex phasing and temporary works have a major impact on cost levels, programme timescales and risk allowances.