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Latest Rail News and contracts

HS2 'in discussions' with contractors over costs gap CN Summit 2018 Mark Thurston

HS2 'in discussions' with contractors over costs gapSubscription

HS2 chief executive Mark Thurston has told the CN Summit his organisation is “in talks” with contractors to reduce costs and keep the project within its £55.7bn budget.

HS2 Birmingham Curzon Street CGI 4

HS2 opens race for £435m Birmingham Curzon St stationSubscription

HS2 has begun the search for a construction team to deliver the design-and-build package for Birmingham’s Curzon Street station worth up to £435m.

HS2: Report finds £7bn phase two cost savings

HS2: Report finds £7bn phase two cost savingsSubscription

An internal study commissioned by the Department for Transport has found that HS2 could save up to £7bn from its costs.

Khan accuses Crossrail of governance 'failing'

Khan accused Crossrail of governance 'failing'Subscription

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan was “extremely angry” at how the delay to Crossrail was revealed and accused its management of a governance “failing” at a Transport for London board meeting.

Crossrail delay set to cost TfL £210m

Crossrail delay set to cost TfL £210mSubscription

Transport for London will miss out on around £210m of revenue due to the delayed opening of Crossrail, a London Assembly report has revealed.

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