All High Speed 2 articles – Page 3

  • London Euston HS2 station.

    HS2 station design and development partners announced


    UK: The design and development partners selected to undertake detailed design for the ‘landmark’ Birmingham Curzon Street, Birmingham Interchange and Old Oak Common stations and the rebuilding of London Euston station were announced by High Speed 2 project promoter HS2 Ltd on February 2. They are: Birmingham Curzon Street: WSP ...

  • The HS2 Lot 1 Track & Overhead Catenary System contract is worth an estimated £1·55bn.

    HS2 slab track, electrification and tunnel equipment contacts tendered


    UK: The process of appointing contractors to supply slab track, electrification and tunnel ventilation systems for the Phase 1 London – Birmingham and Phase 2a Birmingham – Crewe sections of High Speed 2 was formally launched by project promoter HS2 Ltd on January 30. The Lot 1 Track & Overhead ...

  • Talgo is to put forward a train from its Avril family for the High Speed 2 rolling stock contract.

    HS2 Ltd reveals rolling stock contract shortlist


    UK: Five bidders have been shortlisted for the contract to supply ‘at least 54’ trainsets for High Speed 2, project promoter HS2 Ltd announced on November 2. They are Alstom Transport, Bombardier Transportation UK, Hitachi Rail Europe, Patentes Talgo and Siemens. HS2 Ltd expects to issue invitations to tender ...