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Joint Venture signed up with HS2 for £260m concrete slab track deal

Joint Venture signed up with HS2 for £260m concrete slab track deal

The Joint Venture companies PORR and Aggregate Industries have secured the major fabrication contract worth £260m from HS2.The JV signs a contract...
230km of telecommunications systems

£300m HS2 telecom project under search of a specialist contractor

The search for a specialist contractor to deliver 230km of telecommunications systems is under way by HS2. The current scenario reveals the...
Winvic wins £29m rail freight terminal construction works

Winvic wins £29m rail freight terminal construction works

The new intermodal rail freight terminal at the Prologis logistics park in Northamptonshire will be laid with a major concrete pour by...

HS2 costs could raise to £106bn

As per the report from Oakervee regarding the future of HS2 has raised the fears of costs hitting £106bn, the reports warn that the...
launchpad for first giant tunneling machines to run through the Chiltern tunnel

Chiltern tunnel launchpad by HS2 is ready for giant TBMs

HS2 has made all the arrangements with a launchpad for first giant tunneling machines to run through the Chiltern tunnel. The construction...
Expansion of rail electrification business by Renew

Expansion of rail electrification business by Renew

There was acquisition of all the shares of Rail Electrification Limited by the Engineering service group Renew. With a deal worth £5.3m (approximately), the...
HS2 calls bids for £370mn Midlands interchange station

HS2 calls bids for £370mn Midlands interchange station

Bids are called on by HS2 for the construction of Midlands interchange station worth £370m. This as a two-stage design & build contract will...
Railway news

A 50% rise in civils design costs of HS2 phase 2

HS2 extends its civils design and environmental services contracts for Birmingham to Leeds and Manchester routes by 50%. The originally expected costs for design...
HS2’s first tunneling machine launched

HS2 calls for bidding from Lift and Escalator Suppliers

HS2 Ltd has invited five firms to bid for two separate packages covering lifts and escalators. The bidders will be issued HS2’s...
HS2’s first tunneling machine launched

HS2 starts search for £275m control centre builder

HS2 is on the role to assign a specialist contractor to build the high speed rail project’s central control centre and maintenance depot. This...

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