Sheffield City Region Local Enterprise Partnership

HS2 event tickets available

Published 15th April 2014 at 10:25am

Tickets are now available for a High Speed Rail event on April 30th at the newly refurbished AMP Technology Centre.

The event takes place from 10-12pm and will give businesses the opportunity to find out more about HS2 Ltd’s outline procurement strategy and have the opportunity to speak to their team face-to-face.

HS2 is a multi-billion pound project to build Britain’s new high speed rail network, and this seminar offers local businesses the chance to prepare themselves for the opportunities which will be generated by this exciting project.

This event is aimed at all suppliers interested in bidding for HS2 related contracts, especially within the following categories:

  • Tunnels
  • Surface Route
  • Stations
  • Enabling Works (including demolition)
  • Railway Systems
  • Design Services
  • Rolling Stock, Depots and Signalling.

The event will include presentations and an opportunity to meet the HS2 procurement team, as well as chance to hear from representatives from CompeteFor.

Key facts and stats of the project:

  • 330 miles of new track
  • 4 brand new stations and 5 redeveloped
  • Budget of £42.6bn (including £14.4bn contingency)
  • 53.4 km of the route in tunnels
  • 18.5km of the route on viaducts

To register your interest in this event please visit:

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