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Prison seeks partner for HS2 rail training facility

Prison targets HS2 with inmate training facilitySubscription

HMP Brixton is “actively seeking” a partner to set up a facility in the prison grounds that could be used to train offenders to work on projects such as HS2 after release.

Crossrail: Financial watchdog weighs up TfL probe

Crossrail: Financial watchdog weighs up TfL probeSubscription

The UK’s financial watchdog is considering an investigation into Transport for London amid questions over how it reported Crossrail’s delay to the stock exchange.

HS2 'tried to settle legal challenge' with shortlist shake-up

HS2 'tried to settle legal challenge' with shortlist shake-upSubscription

HS2 considered adding a company to its £2.75bn rolling stock shortlist in a bid to resolve a High Court claim, documents from a legal challenge against the client’s procurement processes have alleged.

Balfour named sole contractor on £2.1bn Scape frameworks

Balfour named sole contractor on £2.1bn Scape frameworksSubscription

Balfour Beatty has been appointed sole contractor on two Scape frameworks worth £2.1bn.

HS2 Birmingham Curzon Street CGI 3

HS2: Four board members exit as shake-up continuesSubscription

HS2 has made wholesale changes to its non-executive boardroom team with the departure of four of its governing team, Construction News can reveal.

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