New Tyne Crossing

The New Tyne Crossing is a strategically important transport project, crucial to the wider economic regeneration of the North East. Winner of the celebrated Major Civils Project Award at the 2012 British Construction Industry Awards and opened by Her Majesty the Queen, it was also a technically challenging and complex infrastructure project to deliver.


  • Newcastle, North East of England, UK


  • Tyne and Wear Integrated Transport Authority

Project Status

  • Completed
combined capacity of tunnels
78,000 78,000
number of staged consent and approvals
250 250
cost of project
$437m $437m