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High Speed 1 (HS1) - Articles and news items

Marketforce’s inaugural rail event goes full speed ahead

Rail industry news / 24 September 2015 /

Over 150 senior figures attended Marketforce’s newest rail event in the heart of central London last week…

Hitachi presents 3D film footage of conceptual high-speed train

Rail industry news / 8 July 2015 /

Hitachi Rail has released film footage of its conceptual high-speed train interior, intended for Europe and the UK, at the UIC High Speed Congress in Tokyo.

ORR approves five-year plan for HS1

Rail industry news / 12 May 2014 /

The Office of Rail Regulation has approved a five-year plan for High Speed 1, which sets out a long term investment programme and reduced charges to run passenger and freight services on the line…

ICE premiere in London

Rail industry news / 19 October 2010 /

After the successful test run through the Channel Tunnel at the weekend, Deutsche Bahn presented an ICE in London for the first time on Tuesday…

High Speed 1: The First Anniversary

Issue 6 2008, Past issues / 3 December 2008 /

Looking back, it has been quite a year! I remember vividly, the enormous sense of pride I, my colleagues, guests and performers felt as on 6 November 2007, Her Majesty The Queen declared St Pancras International open and that the delivery of High Speed 1 (HS1) was complete… on time and within budget. However, as always, as one chapter closed, another begins. So began the journey of our first year of operation.