Posts tagged as station

Riga Airport station construction to begin in 2021

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Work on the Rail Baltica Riga Airport station and overpass could begin in 2021. Provisional costs are estimated at around 250 to 280 million euros, 85% of which will be financed by the European Union, with 15% state co-financing according to the Latvian Radio News Service. The design phase is complete and the international construction procurement has been announced, which will take place in two rounds over the next year.…

Explosive devices found in two London airports and Waterloo station

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

British counter-terrorism police launched an investigation on Tuesday after three suspicious packages were received in buildings at London’s Heathrow and City airports and Waterloo mainline railway station in the city centre. “The packages — all A4-sized white postal bags containing yellow Jiffy bags — have been assessed by specialist officers to be small improvised explosive devices,” police said in a statement. “The Met Police Counter Terrorism Command is treating the incidents…