GLP Full Size BDC Banner

Tag: HS2

Over 1400 formerly unemployed secure work on HS2
Training Skills & Learning

Over 1400 formerly unemployed secure work on HS2

HS2’s latest performance data shows it has supported over 1400 people who were out of work into employment, demonstrating the project’s crucial role in the …

HS2 launches innovative virtual exhibition to showcase commitment to tackle climate change
Rail

HS2 launches innovative virtual exhibition to showcase commitment to tackle climate change

Virtual 360 degree exhibition launched ahead of COP26 to profile measures HS2 is taking to cut carbon: https://360.hs2.org.uk/interchange Online tour with 30 interactive features, five …

Tunnel progress as HS2 completes first mile under the Chilterns
Rail

Tunnel progress as HS2 completes first mile under the Chilterns

HS2 was this week celebrating a literal milestone as ‘Florence’ – the first of ten Tunnel Boring Machines (TBMs) on Phase One completed her first …

HS2 unveils the ‘beating heart of HS2 in London’ at its London logistics hub
Rail

HS2 unveils the ‘beating heart of HS2 in London’ at its London logistics hub

HS2 has recently revealed the colossal logistics operation that is taking place at HS2’s logistics hub near Willesden Junction. The 30-acre site will be the …

Latest cohort of HS2 Innovation Accelerator champions diversity in UK tech and engineering
Rail

Latest cohort of HS2 Innovation Accelerator champions diversity in UK tech and engineering

Innovation initiative targets diversity-focussed companies in latest recruiting round to help drive development of UK SMEs Of the Innovation Accelerator’s third cohort, two of the …

HS2 archaeologists make a once-in-a-lifetime Iron Age discovery, dubbed ‘The Hillingdon Hoard’
Heritage, Conservation & Archaeology

HS2 archaeologists make a once-in-a-lifetime Iron Age discovery, dubbed ‘The Hillingdon Hoard’

Over 300 Iron Age ‘potins’ – or small coins – discovered on HS2 site in West London Video and images of the Hoard available: https://mediacentre.hs2.org.uk/resources/f/archaeology-sites-and-discoveries/greater-london-area-south/hillingdon-hoard  …

Minister leads call for East Midlands businesses to bid for work on HS2
Rail

Minister leads call for East Midlands businesses to bid for work on HS2

HS2 Minister Andrew Stephenson is hosting an online event for small and medium sized businesses in the East Midlands to demonstrate just how simple it …

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

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
Rail

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
Rail

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 …