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Saturday, October 23, 2021
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...
Balfour Beatty wins major M58 link road job

Balfour Beatty wins major M58 link road job

Balfour Beatty has won the job to design major M58 link road in Wigan Borough. Wigan Council gave the responsibility to Balfour Beatty to...
Kier to deliver £150m Lancashire road project

Kier to deliver £150m Lancashire road project

Kier Highways has won the contract of A585 Windy Harbour to Skippool scheme in Lancashire, the scheme worth is £150m. The project is a...

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...
North Devon Link Road construction costing £60m to start

North Devon Link Road construction costing £60m to start

The A361 North Devon Link Road widening project in the South West as the Department for Transport has committed £60m in funding....
M25 junction works to take place at higher costs than expected

£2bn lower Thames crossing tunnel contract put forward for bidding

Highways England has started bidding for the largest single road investment project. This was initiated after the M25 was completed more than...
Accessibility Funding is officially announced for four train stations in Wales

Accessibility Funding is officially announced for four train stations in Wales

Grangetown, Pontypool and New Inn, Llantwit Major, and Neath are the four stations in Wales that get a government nod for funding towards accessibility...

Atkins helps Highways England to prepare capital projects

Atkins has landed a £30.5m project helping Highways England in order to prepare designs for capital projects. The consultant saw four opponents for the...
Kier to deliver £66m Twickenham sewage works upgrade

Kier Highways wins Birmingham extension

The Birmingham highways maintenance contract was awarded to Kier with a six-month extension. Kier Highways took over from Amey in April 2020 for an...
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Green Light for entire £100bn HS2 project

The Government will give the green light for the whole of the HS2 project today despite ballooning costs. The decision ends months of agonizing watch...

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