Linewide Stations Group, Atkins Grimshaw GIA Equation Maynard.
Client advice and technical services for consistent look and feel rooted in evidence based design for a world class passenger experience for 200m passengers per year. The concept design by Atkins Grimshaw GIA Equation Maynard was developed into a family of products, components and finishes for manufacture and installation by nine station contractors using latest systems engineering techniques.
Client: Atkins for Crossrail Chief Engineer’s Group, Chief Engineer, Heads of Architecture and MEP.
Consultant: Framework consortium of Atkins, Grimshaw, Maynard, GIA Equation, Arup.
Cost: Linewide stations fit out, circa £6bn.
Linewide concept CGI, platform level
Escalator head, Whitechapel station
Requirement resolution stages
Linewide totem uplighter prototype
Linewide fire sign prototype
Platform edge structure
Requirements’ development, prototyping and performance testing for 2.5km modular structure built out by five station contractors.
Newham Trackside Wall
Technical lead and project manager for artwork by Sonia Boyce RA comprising 1438 printed panels along 1.8km public facing wall.
Warm tonal uplighting from multi-functional totems gives a welcoming, human centric feel to the concourse spaces, helping passengers navigate to east and westbound platforms.