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HS2 claims third of government rail budget Subscription
A third of the government’s £6.4bn support for rail in 2017/ 18 was spent on High Speed 2 (HS2).
Seven contractors have won places on Highways England’s new £6bn Delivery Integration Partner framework so far.
Mace and Arup are hoping their work on the 2019 Pan American Games in Peru will help propel them into the South American market.
Revised images of the two High Speed 2 Birmingham stations have been released ahead of the start of tendering for construction of the stations.
The Department for Transport (DfT) could take over the delivery of Crossrail if costs continue to escalate, it has emerged.
New details of issues encountered by Crossrail when tunnelling under central London have emerged. They include an incident which sent bricks from a Victorian well “dramatically flying through the excavation”.
Crossrail has strongly denied claims that its chair Sir Terry Morgan is to leave the organisation by the end of the year.
The company building the Hinkley Point C nuclear plant has been accused of mismanaging faults in a similar plant under construction in France.
The site of the new High Speed 2 (HS2) approach tunnels into Euston station has been revealed after work to demolish a former carriage shed was completed.
The Rail Industry Association (RIA) has urged the government to end the “boom and bust” cycle of rail funding ahead of the Autumn Budget.