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Overrun

In the context of project financing, the amount of capital expenditures or funding above the original estimate to complete the project.

Overrun

The amount by which the actual cost of a project exceeds its budget. While this does not necessarily guarantee that the project will fail, it does make it more difficult to succeed. This is also called cost overrun or budget overrun.
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Similar regulations in England cut the number of overrunning works and the time where a site is occupied but no work is taking place.
THOUSANDS of motorists were caught up in long delays as the part of the M6 in Birmingham ground to a halt due to overrunning roadworks this morning.