Transport & Infrastructure

First HS2 viaduct completes deck beam installation

A viaduct in Northamptonshire has become the first on the HS2 project to have all its deck beams installed as work on the project continues.

Transport Secretary announces £70 million boost for more rapid electric vehicle chargers

A new £70 million pilot scheme will power up motorway service areas to pave the way for ultra-rapid electric vehicle (EV) chargepoints.

HS2 completes East-West Rail works at Calvert

HS2 has completed the last section of earthworks that will carry EWR services between Oxford and Cambridge over the new high-speed line.

Gatwick Airport’s station upgrade enters into service

Costain has successfully completed works to ensure entry into service of the upgraded Gatwick Airport station.

£8 billion boost to repair roads and back drivers

Millions of people will enjoy smoother, safer and faster road journeys thanks to the biggest-ever road resurfacing programme to improve local roads.

Catch net installed to soffit of Millennium Bridge to facilitate planned maintenance work

Millennium Bridge in central London is closed from 16 October until 5 November for planned repair works that will require a 250-m-long debris net installed on the soffit.

Graham appointed as lead contractor on Western Growth Corridor for City of Lincoln Council

Graham has been appointed by the City of Lincoln Council to design and deliver crucial elements of the Western Growth Corridor development.

LED lighting upgrade works at Oxford Circus station completed

Customers at Oxford Circus station are now benefiting from a more efficiently lit station as part of TfL's continuing work towards decarbonising its operations by 2030.

HS2 funding redirected to revolutionise transport across the North and Midlands

A revolution in the country’s transport infrastructure will see billions of pounds redirected from spiralling HS2 costs to build the daily connections that people depend on – unlocking potential, driving growth and transforming communities. 

HS2: rumours rife over project

Speculation over the progress of HS2 is rife. Will the government curtail this massive infrastructure project short of its original destinations?