Category: Rail

HS2 reveals huge new tunnel at Euston station
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HS2 reveals huge new tunnel at Euston station

New video shows extensive tunnelling work that will help relocate equipment and provide ventilation for the Northern line: HS2 Ltd continues to make progress at …

HS2 Minister hails outstanding achievements of individuals and businesses supporting HS2’s construction
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HS2 Minister hails outstanding achievements of individuals and businesses supporting HS2’s construction

An awards ceremony, hosted by HS2 Minister Andrew Stephenson MP, was held in Parliament today (Monday, 4 July) to recognise the outstanding achievements of individuals …

Balfour Beatty VINCI digitises HS2 construction workflows with new drone software
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Balfour Beatty VINCI digitises HS2 construction workflows with new drone software

BBV adopts drone software from Esri UK to digitise survey workflows, reduce costs and enhance safety on its 90km stretch of HS2 Esri UK today …

HS2 to deliver seamless mobile connectivity
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HS2 to deliver seamless mobile connectivity

“I’m going into a tunnel, so I might lose you” likely to be thing of the past on Britain’s new high speed rail network Passengers using …

Businesses in Crewe step forward to play their part in HS2’s construction
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Businesses in Crewe step forward to play their part in HS2’s construction

A business event hosted in partnership with Crewe and Nantwich MP, Dr Kieran Mullan, has attracted interest from more than 40 companies in the local …

Balfour Beatty awarded c. £50 million London Underground contract
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Balfour Beatty awarded c. £50 million London Underground contract

Balfour Beatty announces that it has secured a c. £50 million contract to deliver essential upgrade works to London Underground’s Piccadilly line. The contract is …

Updated HS2 designs near Lichfield bring environmental and community benefits
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Updated HS2 designs near Lichfield bring environmental and community benefits

Updated HS2 designs at Streethay near Lichfield result in 80% less concrete, cutting carbon on the project They also significantly reduce visual impacts and mean …

Maynard Design Group welcomes the Elizabeth line (Crossrail) head of Architecture on board
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Maynard Design Group welcomes the Elizabeth line (Crossrail) head of Architecture on board

As part of its international growth strategy The Maynard Design Group are pleased to welcome Julian Robinson, former Head of Architecture at The Elizabeth line …

HS2 starts work on first pioneering ‘Green Tunnel'
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HS2 starts work on first pioneering ‘Green Tunnel’

HS2 recently announced the start of construction at the site of its first innovative ‘green tunnel’, designed to blend the high speed railway into the …

HS2 acquires second major development site paving the way for Manchester’s new high speed station
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HS2 acquires second major development site paving the way for Manchester’s new high speed station

HS2 Ltd has reached an agreement with Bruntwood, one of the UK’s leading property providers, to purchase Square One on Travis Street in readiness for …