Network Rail is undertaking essential railway upgrade works on the Gidea Park carriage sidings in the vicinity of Cambridge Avenue and Amery Gardens as part of the Crossrail programme.
The track and overhead lines will be upgraded to accommodate the new Elizabeth line trains.
In order to achieve a safe working environment and minimise disruption to the operation of the railway, certain work must take place at night or during weekends and the overnight works are due to get louder from this weekend.
The works include 24-hour working, 7
days a week for ten weeks 01:00 Saturday 25 November 2017 to 04:00 Monday 5 February 2018
Piling: 08:00 – 20:00hrs
Works include the Removal of the existing five carriage
sidings and Installation of four new carriage sidings on the same area of land Piling, this will make a lot of noise.
The majority of this work will generate an increase in noise levels. Noisy works will be undertaken during various nights of the week