Crossrail delay

A machine malfunction has led to the suspension of digging on the Crossrail project.

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Machine collapse causes Crossrail delay

Tunnelling on the multi-billion pound Crossrail project has ground to a halt just months after it started. After an accident with a hopper that collapsed, the giant boring machines which are digging the tunnels for the underground railway have had to be switched off. Simon Harris reports.

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