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Network Rail: Amey’s Carillion deal was best option for sectorSubscription

The sale of Carillion’s rail contracts to Amey was the best option for the future of the rail industry and would provide a good outcome for the collapsed firm’s supply chain, Network Rail’s commercial boss has said.

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Carillion rail contracts bought by AmeySubscription

Amey has taken on a number of key rail contracts from Carillion following the collapse of Network Rail’s second biggest supplier.

NIC says infrastructure delays now 'matter of urgency'

NIC says infrastructure delays now 'matter of urgency'Subscription

The National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) has called on the government to speed up progress on a number of major projects as “a matter of urgency”.

Carillion: Firms targeted Network Rail boss with contract offers

Carillion: Firms targeted Network Rail boss with contract offersSubscription

Some of the UK’s biggest rail firms wrote letters declaring an interest in taking over Carillion’s contracts in the weeks following the contractor’s collapse, the boss of Network Rail has revealed.

Network Rail's £47bn CP6 spending plans revealed

Revealed: Network Rail's £47bn CP6 spending plansSubscription

Network Rail has unveiled details of how it will spend more than £47bn between 2019 and 2024, including more than £10bn for enhancement projects left over from the previous funding period.

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