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HS2 Revealed First Design Images For Washwood Heath Depot
HS2 Revealed First Design Images For Washwood Heath Depot

On 24 June 2022, the first design images have been revealed of Washwood Heath Depot, HS2’s maintenance facility and main control centre for the whole HS2 network.

HS2 Revealed Giant Outdoor Factory And Training Academy In Warwickshire
HS2 Revealed Giant Outdoor Factory And Training Academy In Warwickshire

On 23 June 2022, HS2’s civils partner, Balfour Beatty VINCI (BBV), has opened the doors to its giant construction compound in Kingsbury, Warwickshire and revealed the scale of works underway ready to build one of the most complex sections of the HS2 route - the Delta Junction.

Planning Permission Approval For HS2 Major Birmingham Viaducts
Planning Permission Approval For HS2 Major Birmingham Viaducts

On 20 June 2022, HS2 Ltd. has been granted planning permission by Birmingham City Council for two viaducts which will take the new high speed railway into Curzon Street Station in the city centre.

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HS2 Starts Work On First ‘Green Tunnel’
HS2 Starts Work On First ‘Green Tunnel’

HS2 announced the start of construction at the site of its first innovative ‘green tunnel’, designed to blend the high speed railway into the landscape and reduce disruption for communities.

HS2 Trials Electric Drilling Rig
HS2 Trials Electric Drilling Rig

The world’s first all-electric, high-capacity drilling rig is carrying out work on an HS2 construction site in Warwickshire.

AI And Driverless Car Technology Deployed To Develop HS2 Stations Of The Future
AI And Driverless Car Technology Deployed To Develop HS2 Stations Of The Future

In a UK-first, an SME graduate of HS2’s Innovation Accelerator programme is harnessing the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and laser-based LiDAR sensors developed by the automotive industry to help design a stress-free passenger experience of the future.

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HS2's Future Calvert Infrastructure Maintenance Depot
HS2's Future Calvert Infrastructure Maintenance Depot

HS2 revealed the design for the new high speed railway’s maintenance hub.

Construction Start Of UK’s Longest Railway Bridge
Construction Start Of UK’s Longest Railway Bridge

On 31 May 2022, HS2 announced the start of construction on the railway’s first and longest viaduct.

HS2 Reveals Dramatic Carbon Saving With Ambitious Modular Design For Thame Valley Viaduct
HS2 Reveals Dramatic Carbon Saving With Ambitious Modular Design For Thame Valley Viaduct

On 6 April 2022, HS2 revealed the final designs for the Thame Valley Viaduct and the pioneering pre-fabricated construction methods that will see the 880 m long structure slotted together like a giant Lego set, cutting its carbon footprint by an estimated 66 %.

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HS2 Reveals Noise-Cancelling Chiltern Tunnel North Portal Design
HS2 Reveals Noise-Cancelling Chiltern Tunnel North Portal Design

HS2 revealed the designs for the north portal of the Chiltern Tunnel, which has been specially designed to cut noise from trains entering and exiting the project's longest tunnel at speeds of up to 320 km/h.

New Design For HS2 London Euston Station
New Design For HS2 London Euston Station

On 9 March 2022, HS2 Ltd has published a new updated design for Britain’s new high speed railway terminus station at London Euston.

HS2 Opens Huge New Factory As Work Ramps Up On UK’s Longest Railway Bridge
HS2 Opens Huge New Factory As Work Ramps Up On UK’s Longest Railway Bridge

Work on the UK’s longest railway bridge ramped up in early February as HS2 began production of 1,000 enormous concrete segments that will form the deck of the Colne Valley Viaduct.

APM For HS2’s Interchange Station And Birmingham Airport
APM For HS2’s Interchange Station And Birmingham Airport

On 2 February 2022, new plans for the Automated People Mover (APM) linking HS2 Interchange Station with the NEC, Birmingham International Station and Birmingham Airport, have been submitted to Solihull Council.

HS2’s Journey North Accelerates
HS2’s Journey North Accelerates

The prospect of high-speed journeys adding extra capacity into the rail network, and helping to close the distances between towns and cities in the Midlands and North, took a giant leap forward on 24 January 2022 as the Bill for the Crewe - Manchester extension of the HS2 network was submitted to Parliament.

HS2 Awards Station Lifts And Escalators Framework Contract
HS2 Awards Station Lifts And Escalators Framework Contract

On 17 January 2022, HS2 Ltd confirmed that TK Elevator has been awarded the framework to deliver around 300 lifts and escalators for the four major new stations being built as part of the HS2 high speed rail project.