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HS2 designers cut carbon with pioneering new viaduct design

HS2 has revealed that its designers are on track to more than halve the amount of embedded carbon in one of the high speed...

HS2 contract award provides a welcome boost for Stratford Upon Avon SME

A small family-run business in Stratford Upon Avon has received a boost after completing its first contract on Europe’s biggest engineering project, HS2. Enabling works...

HS2 retrofit technology cuts carbon and costs for whole construction industry

HS2 and its industry partners have achieved certification by the Energy Saving Trust for the second stage of a retrofit innovation trial, meaning the...

Minister leads call for Welsh businesses to bid for work on HS2

HS2 Minister Andrew Stephenson is hosting an online event for small and medium sized businesses in Wales to demonstrate just how simple it is...

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

Archaeologists working in West London on the HS2 project have uncovered a fascinating rare set of Iron Age potins, an early version of the...

HS2 Minister unveils exciting new designs for public space outside West London ‘super-hub’ station

HS2 Minister, Andrew Stephenson MP, has revealed new plans for the urban realm around the new Old Oak Common station in West London. The local...

HS2 begins search for Phase 2b ground investigation contractors – a contract worth around £300 million

Plans to extend Britain’s new high speed railway from the Midlands to the North took a giant leap forward this week as HS2 Ltd announced...

Kier wins landmark early works contract on second stage of HS2

HS2 Ltd has announced that Kier Construction Limited will be appointed to deliver a major programme of highways and utility work on Phase 2a...

HS2 hits 650 apprenticeships milestone

On the one-year anniversary of the Government’s Plan for Jobs, HS2 Ltd has announced that the project has reached another major milestone in its...

700,000 trees planted and over 100 new habitats thriving on Phase One of HS2

HS2 has announced that its contractors have now planted 700,000 trees and created over 100 wildlife sites along the route between the West Midlands...

One million HGVs to be taken off the roads as first train departs HS2’s Willesden Logistics Hub

The first train carrying spoil removed from HS2 construction works in London left the HS2 Logistics hub in Willesden. Carrying 1,470 tonnes of spoil,...

HS2 unveils eco-friendly vegetable oil fuel innovation

HS2 has announced a pioneering project to use Hydro-treated Vegetable Oil (HVO) for the first time in the UK in a piling rig on...
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Brilliant boost for Barmouth economy in next stage of viaduct restoration

Alun Griffiths secure contract for the final stage of the Barmouth Viaduct upgrade project. Alun Griffiths Contractors Ltd has been awarded the contract for the...

East West Railway Company launches engagement exercise for innovative ‘Enterprise Partner’ model – an industry first for UK rail

The East West Railway Company (EWR Co) is launching a market engagement exercise on an innovative new ‘Enterprise Partner’ model to support the company...

Green light for £150m Global Centre for Rail Excellence

A planning application for the construction of a world class rail testing facility at the head of the Dulais and Tawe Valleys has been...