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HS2 to implement UKs first ever project wide health and safety passport
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HS2 to implement UKs first ever project wide health and safety passport

Midlands based company Biosite is working with HS2 developing the new initiative to boost health and safety and competency insight across the supply chain HS2 …

HS2 shortlists Track Systems and Tunnel and Lineside M&E suppliers
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HS2 shortlists Track Systems and Tunnel and Lineside M&E suppliers

HS2 today shortlisted bidders for its Track Systems and for Tunnel and Lineside Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) systems. The winning organisations will go on to …

HS2’s world-first emissions retrofit solution cuts emissions and carbon and will save millions of pounds
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HS2’s world-first emissions retrofit solution cuts emissions and carbon and will save millions of pounds

Successful pilot of world’s first retrofit on large construction equipment will have massive impact across the HS2 project, saving millions of pounds Reduced emissions will …

HS2 seeks switches and crossing suppliers for £150m contract
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HS2 seeks switches and crossing suppliers for £150m contract

HS2 Ltd today began the search for suppliers to provide switches and crossings for the 280km of new high-speed track between London, Birmingham and the …

HS2’s first giant tunnelling machines arrive in the UK
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HS2’s first giant tunnelling machines arrive in the UK

HS2’s first two giant Tunnel Boring Machines (TBMs) have arrived in the UK and will be ready to start work on the UK’s largest infrastructure project …

Landmark first civils contract opportunity on second phase of HS2 to Crewe
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Landmark first civils contract opportunity on second phase of HS2 to Crewe

HS2 invites contractors to bid for first major civils work north of the West Midlands £50m early works package signals new progress on delivering the …

HS2 invites lift and escalator suppliers to tender
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HS2 invites lift and escalator suppliers to tender

HS2 today issued an invitation to tender to five bidders in the running to design, deliver and maintain almost 300 state-of-the-art lifts and escalators for …

HS2 boosts safety and efficiency with innovative robot for Chiltern tunnelling machines
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HS2 boosts safety and efficiency with innovative robot for Chiltern tunnelling machines

A video showing the robot at work and interviews with the people behind the innovation is available here:  https://youtu.be/xruGsFPV4Gw HS2 today unveiled the use of …

HS2 completes construction milestone as 914 tonne modular bridge is moved into place in 45 minutes
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HS2 completes construction milestone as 914 tonne modular bridge is moved into place in 45 minutes

Major engineering milestone completed this weekend (24-25 October), as a 45 metre, 914 tonne modular bridge was driven into place over the A446 in Solihull. …

HS2 and Innovate UK to drive new ideas in the construction industry
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HS2 and Innovate UK to drive new ideas in the construction industry

HS2 Ltd – the company delivering Britain’s new high speed rail network – and Innovate UK – the UK’s innovation agency – have today (Wednesday 21 October …