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Rail

Latest Rail News and contracts

crossrail class 345 train tested paddington 1

Crossrail delay to cost up to £2bnSubscription

Transport for London has confirmed a new financing agreement for the final stages of Crossrail, with the delayed project now expected to cost a further £1.6bn to £2bn.

HS2: Contractor rejects tier two role on phase one John Homer

HS2: Contractor rejects tier two role on phase oneSubscription

The boss of a major contractor has rejected working for HS2’s phase one joint ventures because it would mean serving in a tier two role.

Borders Railway track laying

Rail sector deal 'to encourage new entrants'Subscription

The government has called for industry to embrace digital technology in a bid to drive productivity as part of its new sector deal.

Galliford Try hires rail boss Sean Blackmore

Galliford Try hires rail bossSubscription

Galliford Try has appointed Sean Blackmore as its new rail director.

Crossrail and HS2 chairman Sir Terry Morgan resigns

Crossrail and HS2 chairman Sir Terry Morgan resignsSubscription

Crossrail and HS2 chairman Sir Terry Morgan has resigned, the government and mayor of London have confirmed.

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