Arriva Group awarded National Rail Contract for Chiltern

Arriva Group is today (December 3, 2021) announcing the agreement of a six-year National Rail Contract with the Department for Transport for its Chiltern train operating company. The news re-confirms Arriva’s position as a leading player in the UK rail...

Final week to register for HS2’s biggest ever supply chain event

With just two weeks to go until its biggest ever ‘Meet the Contractor’ event launches, High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd is making a final call for UK businesses to register their attendance. Thousands of virtual seats have already been snapped...

Spectacular video shows HS2 contractors remove disused bridge to prepare for the new high speed rail route into Birmingham

In preparation for the construction of the northern section of HS2’s Phase One route between London and the West Midlands, main works civils contractor Balfour Beatty VINCI (BBV) have successfully demolished a disused bridge in Saltley near Birmingham. The Heartlands...

HS2 contract set to bring new factory and over 100 new jobs to Hartlepool

A landmark HS2 contract is set to see a brand-new factory created on an old oil rig fabrication site in Hartlepool, creating over 100 new jobs for people in the surrounding area. HS2’s Main Works Civils Contractor, Costain Skanska STRABAG...

HS2 to host biggest ever ‘Meet the Contractor’ event

High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd is preparing to host it’s biggest ever ‘Meet the Contractor’ event. Businesses from across the UK are being invited to register to attend the online event, and snap up the opportunity to participate in...

Next phase of HS2 to Crewe accelerates with latest contract tender

HS2 Ltd invited six bidders to tender for Advanced Civil Works (ACW), a major two-part enabling works contract for a new section of the high speed rail network extending from the West Midlands to Crewe. The following bidders have been...

HS2 Ltd shortlists bidders to build Interchange Station in Solihull

HS2 Ltd today announced the shortlist of bidders for the contract to build the eco-friendly Interchange Station at the heart of the UK’s new high speed rail network in Solihull. The winner of the contract, worth up to £370m,...

Rosehill Rail Accelerates European Growth with Infrabel Supply Contract

Rosehill Rail, a leading global manufacturer of railway crossing systems and safety solutions, has been awarded an eight-year contract with Infrabel, operator of the Belgian national railway, to supply level crossing systems across its network. Through its local partner, Vatis...

Vital Human Resources secure £150m Network Rail contract

Vital Human Resources, part of the Morson Group, has been awarded a £150m contract to provide Network Rail labour covering a range of strategic and operational roles over the next five years. Running until 2026, with a possible extension until...

Carrington West Awarded Share of £950m Frontline Labour Supply Deal by Network Rail

Carrington West are delighted to announce that after a rigorous tender process dating back to last year they have had confirmation that they are to be an approved supplier on the Network Rail Frontline Labour contract. This contract direct...

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London Bridge station marks International Day of Persons with Disabilities with special umbrella installation celebrating neuro-diversity

This year's theme of neurodiversity is being celebrated through special 'umbrella' art at London Bridge, Victoria and Waterloo Stations will also be...