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Reston Station construction is underway

Work is now underway to build the new Reston station in the Scottish Borders. Following successful completion of preparatory work, primarily diverting an existing water...

Work underway on major new gateway for Plymouth

Work has started on the main concourse of Plymouth railway station as part of a huge package to completely transform this key entrance to...

Works to rebuild two Birmingham railway stations are on track for Commonwealth Games

Works to rebuild both the University and Perry Barr railway stations in Birmingham are under way ahead of next summer’s Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Construction...

HS2 begins work on UK’s longest rail viaduct

HS2 began work this week on the UK’s longest railway bridge, with an expert team of ground engineers sinking the first of almost 300...

Demolition work gets underway on the Tyne and Wear Metro’s train depot

There was an historic moment for the Tyne and Wear Metro this week as work started on the demolition of its 100 year-old depot,...

Stafford company Deep Soil Mixing uses recycling on a massive scale at HS2 site in the Midlands

Stafford-based ground remediation contractor, Deep Soil Mixing used a sustainable soil mixing solution to geotechnically improve the ground at an HS2 site near Coleshill...

Construction Leadership Council – addressing the climate emergency

The co-chair of the Construction Leadership Council (CLC) has called on the industry to show the same spirit and energy shown during the coronavirus...

Strong track record in depots for innovative Spencer Group

Spencer Group continues to bring its innovative approach to the delivery of rail depot facilities for the UK's rolling stock. The privately-owned engineering business prides...

Midlands-based Collins Earthworks prepares HS2 construction site for launch of tunnel boring machine

Midlands-based construction firm, Collins Earthworks, has completed excavating the north portal site of Long Itchington Wood Tunnel, ready for the launch of the tunnel...

Romford station upgrade – managing the impact of COVID

Network Rail’s construction works at Romford station continue to move forward to deliver step free access, a new entrance and a fully refurbished and...

Work starts on the Tyne and Wear Metro’s new £70m train depot

Work has started on Tyne and Wear Metro’s new £70m train depot. Contractors have begun removing large sections of track and overhead line to make...

Paddington Elizabeth line station enters final commissioning phase

Crossrail has announced that the Paddington Elizabeth line station has become the third of the newly built central stations where construction works are sufficiently finished...
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