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100th Train At HS2 Bucks Construction Site
100th Train At HS2 Bucks Construction Site

On 12 March 2021, the 100th freight train arrived at HS2’s main construction site at Calvert in Buckinghamshire.

More EffiShunters For Italy
More EffiShunters For Italy

CZ LOKO and Costruzioni Linee Ferroviarie have concluded a framework contract for the supply of 10 Class 741.7 locomotives.

HS2 Casts First Of 112,000 Chiltern Tunnel Wall Segments Ahead Of TBM Launch
HS2 Casts First Of 112,000 Chiltern Tunnel Wall Segments Ahead Of TBM Launch

Latest milestone in the countdown to the launch of HS2’s first tunnelling machines - Florence and Cecilia.

RSSB 2021
River Diversion In Warwickshire Avoided As A Result Of HS2 Design Refinements
River Diversion In Warwickshire Avoided As A Result Of HS2 Design Refinements

HS2 has revealed revised designs of the railway in the Canley Brook area near Kenilworth in Warwickshire which will significantly reduce environmental impacts and avoid a major realignment of a local river, preserving the home of protected wildlife such as otters and bats.

HS2 Begins Work On UK’s Longest Rail Viaduct
HS2 Begins Work On UK’s Longest Rail Viaduct

HS2 began work on the UK’s longest railway bridge, with an expert team of ground engineers sinking the first of almost 300 piles that will form the foundations for the Colne Valley Viaduct.

New HS2 Pilot Project Swaps Steel For Retired Wind Turbine Blades To Reinforce Concrete
New HS2 Pilot Project Swaps Steel For Retired Wind Turbine Blades To Reinforce Concrete

Worn-out wind turbine blades destined for the incinerator will instead be used to create carbon-friendly reinforced concrete on Britain’s new high speed rail network, HS2.

TMH 2021
HS2 Launches Contract Race For Engineering Management System
HS2 Launches Contract Race For Engineering Management System

On 8 March 2021, HS2 began the search for a specialist contractor to deliver the high-tech monitoring systems that will enable remote supervisory control of railway assets and systems by key operational personnel.

HS2’s Plans For Chalk Grassland On The Edge Of The Chilterns
HS2’s Plans For Chalk Grassland On The Edge Of The Chilterns

The plans represent the biggest single landscape and habitat creation project within HS2’s Green Corridor programme.

HS2 Construction Site For Launch Of Tunnel Boring Machine Prepared
HS2 Construction Site For Launch Of Tunnel Boring Machine Prepared

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 boring machine that will dig under the ancient woodland in Warwickshire.

CZ LOKO 2021
Progress In Preparation Of Czech High Speed Lines
Progress In Preparation Of Czech High Speed Lines

On 22 December 2020, the Central Commission of the Czech Ministry of Transport approved the Feasibility Study of the new Praha - Dresden HSL, which was prepared by the CEDOP and Egis Rail consortium.

HS2 Seeks Contractor To Build Washwood Heath Depot
HS2 Seeks Contractor To Build Washwood Heath Depot

On 17 February 2021, HS2 Ltd began the search for a specialist contractor to build the high speed rail project’s central control centre and maintenance depot.

Euston Tunnel Headhouse In Victorian-Inspired Brickwork
Euston Tunnel Headhouse In Victorian-Inspired Brickwork

On 16 February 2021, HS2 revealed the final design for the headhouse that will provide emergency access to the new high speed railway’s tunnels as they approach Euston station.

ATMO: Plasser & Theurer's New Rail Grinding Trailer
ATMO: Plasser & Theurer's New Rail Grinding Trailer

Plasser & Theurer developed the ATMO (Automatic Track Machine Oscillator), the world’s first rail grinding machine for light rail and trams, which combines two working methods: conventional whetstone grinding with oscillating grinding.

STM-Built Track Maintenance Machines For India
STM-Built Track Maintenance Machines For India

On 12 January 2021, the first set of the Russian-made components and assemblies for the Type RTM-32 track tampers arrived at the port of Chennai. 

TVZ Introduces A New Robotic System For Weld Seam Inspection
TVZ Introduces A New Robotic System For Weld Seam Inspection

On 10 February 2020, at TVZ a presentation of a robotic measuring device for the determination of defects in welded joints based on the operation of a neural network took place.

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