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Coleraine to Londonderry railway line back on track

The contracts for a major scheme to complete re-signalling works and a passing loop on the Coleraine to Londonderry railway line have been awarded.

Transport Minister, Danny Kennedy said that Babcock, a leading supplier in the UK rail infrastructure market, was the successful bidder to deliver the signalling scheme, as part of an overall project costing £46million. Local firm, McLaughlin & Harvey, has also been awarded the contract for the construction of a passing loop at Bellarena.

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