HS2 has revealed updated designs for the Canterbury Works vent shaft headhouse and compound, in South Kilburn, London.
Archaeologists working in Stoke Mandeville to prepare for HS2 have begun the excavation of the remains of the medieval church of St Mary. They have also discovered some unusual stone carvings, medieval graffiti and other markings.
HS2 Ltd has today (Wednesday 14 October) announced a partnership with Bath University and the Royal Academy of Engineering (RAE) in a major study of the geology beneath the first phase of Britain’s new high speed railway between the West Midlands and London.
Today (Friday 9 October) the contract for the first two giant tunnelling machines for London’s HS2 tunnels has been signed with HS2's Main Works Civils Contractor, Skanska Costain STRABAG JV (SCS JV), marking significant progress on the southern stretch of HS2.