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Balfour Beatty set for £1.5bn Network Rail deal

Balfour Beatty set for £1.5bn Network Rail dealSubscription

Balfour Beatty has been selected as preferred bidder for the central section of Network Rail’s £1.5bn track and rail system alliance contract.

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Network Rail CEO: We have been asleep at the wheelSubscription

Network Rail chief executive Andrew Haines admitted Network Rail has been “asleep at the wheel” and has previously not “stepped up” to improve rail performance.

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Network Rail to keep retentions ban after restructureSubscription

Network Rail will retain its ban on retentions and enforcement of 28-day payments among suppliers after its restructure, the rail body has said.

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Network Rail rules out notices 'improvement' despite third near missSubscription

Rail safety investigators have told Network Rail to take on a recommendation it made in 2017 after track workers were sent to parts of the railway where trains were still running – for the third time in two years.

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Network Rail announces major structural revampSubscription

Network Rail is to undergo a major structural reorganisation, which will increase regional responsibilities in a bid to improve performance, it has been announced.

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