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HS2 Unveiled Its London Logistics Hub
HS2 Unveiled Its London Logistics Hub

On 14 September, HS2 has revealed the colossal logistics operation that is taking place at HS2’s logistics hub near Willesden Junction.

HS2 Starts Work On Restoring One Of The World’s Oldest Railway Buildings
HS2 Starts Work On Restoring One Of The World’s Oldest Railway Buildings

On 2 September 2021, HS2 Ltd  announced the start of a major refurbishment project to restore the Grade 1 listed Old Curzon Street Station in Birmingham.

HS2 Using The "Printfrastructure"
HS2 Using The "Printfrastructure"

In a UK first, on-site 3D reinforced concrete printing is set to deliver environmental, cost and community benefits for Britain’s new high speed...

HS2 Designers Cut Carbon With Pioneering New Viaduct Design
HS2 Designers Cut Carbon With Pioneering New Viaduct Design

On 16 July 2021, HS2 has revealed that its designers are on track to more than halve the amount of embedded carbon in one of the high speed rail project’s viaducts.

New Designs For Public Space Outside New Old Oak Common Station
New Designs For Public Space Outside New Old Oak Common Station

On 8 July 2021, HS2 Minister, Andrew Stephenson MP, has revealed new plans for the urban realm around the new Old Oak Common station in West London.

Landmark Early Works Contract On Second Stage Of HS2
Landmark Early Works Contract On Second Stage Of HS2

On 8 July 2021, HS2 confirmed that Kier Construction Limited will be appointed to deliver a major programme of highways and utility work on...

First Train Left The HS2's Willesden Hub
First Train Left The HS2's Willesden Hub

On 29 June 2021, the first train carrying spoil removed from HS2 construction works in London left the HS2 Logistics hub in Willesden.

HS2 Launches Interchange Station Construction Contract Opportunity
HS2 Launches Interchange Station Construction Contract Opportunity

On 7 June 2021, HS2 launched the search for a construction contractor to build Interchange Station in Solihull.

Birmingham Curzon Street Station Contract
Birmingham Curzon Street Station Contract

On 11 May 2021, HS2 Ltd confirmed that a team made up of Mace and Dragados will build Birmingham’s new city centre high speed railway station.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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