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High Speed 2 - Articles and news items

HS2 rail line to Crewe will open 6 years ahead of schedule

Rail industry news / 30 November 2015 /

HS2 rail link connecting Birmingham to Crewe will open 6 years ahead of schedule in 2027, confirmed Chancellor George Osborne on 30 November 2015.

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…

Mott MacDonald awarded HS2 design contract

Rail industry news / 10 April 2012 /

Mott MacDonald has been appointed by HS2 Ltd to provide civil and structural design services for the new high speed rail network…

Britain’s new high-speed rail network (HS2) is approved

Rail industry news / 10 January 2012 /

Transport Secretary Justine Greening has announced details of the new national high speed rail network (HS2)…

Noise & Vibrations supplement (free to view)

Issue 6 2011, Supplements / 13 December 2011 /

High Speed Two: Application of good noise control design (Professor Andrew McNaughton, Chief Engineer, High Speed Two Ltd and European Railway Review Editorial Board Member)
Being a good neighbour – reducing vibrations near railway lines (Bernd Asmussen, RIVAS Project Coordinator, UIC and Enno Wiebe, Manager Research Programmes and Projects, UIC)