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HS2 Ltd @HS2ltd United Kingdom

HS2 is critical for the UK’s low-carbon transport future, providing rail capacity, and helping rebalance the economy. Help: 08081434434/hs2enquiries@hs2.org.uk

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HS2 will be the low carbon alternative for mass transit, long distance travel, reducing the need for car and plane… https://t.co/I9tiqKdD1P
5/31
2020
Today’s the 181st anniversary of the #Nottingham - #Derby railway opening. HS2’s East Midlands Hub station will ser… https://t.co/YzRaW2E4BiFantastic to see great British firms like @CleveBridgeUK in Darlington hard at work helping build #HS2. 9000 jobs a… https://t.co/ik6YdIZBmi
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5/30
2020
Paccar Scout Camp in #Bucks will benefit from a £217,000 #HS2 community fund award. A new climbing facility and cav… https://t.co/GKlQPY83hPDrummond Street #London will be transformed thanks to HS2’s local business fund. The #Camden culinary street will g… https://t.co/c1mpgXDhA1
5/29
2020
Currently under #construction, our 2 tunnel boring machines will be almost as long as 1.5 football pitches and weig… https://t.co/qqUrUjq8h5Two-thirds of the #HS2 supply chain are small and medium sized businesses and HS2 is committed to ensuring that cas… https://t.co/JoyH6d1Iq0#NorthEast company @CleveBridgeUK is delivering for HS2. The #Darlington engineers have produced 24 huge steel gird… https://t.co/jMRw6NMxPE#HS2 is all about the 3Cs. A low CARBON #transport network. More CAPACITY across the country’s #rail network. Bette… https://t.co/yYSHSz3RXS
5/28
2020
95% of our supply chain is based across the #UK. And, our main works contractors are now preparing the way for… https://t.co/KlThiZ4cWfHS2 will be the low carbon alternative for mass transit, long distance travel, reducing the need for car and plane… https://t.co/jfe2as6Yir
5/27
2020
We're supporting the @Skills_Builder Universal Framework. As our workforce extends out to thousands of UK businesse… https://t.co/lZ37qDpVcV16,000 #construction workers, #engineers, #architects and #designers will build HS2’s first phase – with thousands… https://t.co/MowS1eIRq4Here's the first picture of the first 2 #HS2 tunnel boring #machines being built. These TBMs will spend 3 years dig… https://t.co/HDQmQwK670
5/26
2020
HS2 is pioneering a new advanced emissions identification scheme. It will help make construction sites greener. HS2… https://t.co/AsrNqBE5JTTwo of our tunnel boring machines are launching next year and #HS2 is asking you to choose a name for them. Simply… https://t.co/zMmlmcYkTu“HS2 funding played a major role in re-greening Birmingham.” #Birmingham Trees for Life has benefited from #HS2 com… https://t.co/dKWDCWV9Cc
5/25
2020
You can choose which of these inspirational women, nominated by school pupils, will have a #HS2 tunnel boring machi… https://t.co/HlHrRoviVY
5/24
2020
This new #visualization overlays a photo of the recently discovered Curzon Street station roundhouse with its origi… https://t.co/uQYbKDntLH
5/23
2020
Two-thirds of the HS2 supply chain are small and medium sized businesses and HS2 is committed to ensuring that cash… https://t.co/VMd8VHRLns#HS2 is all about the 3Cs. A low CARBON #transport network. More CAPACITY across the country’s #rail network. Bette… https://t.co/6b6Lm5OzT1
5/22
2020
95% of our supply chain is based across the #UK. And, our main works contractors are now preparing the way for… https://t.co/rUKrL8HIzQMarie Curie, conducted pioneering research on radioactivity. She was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, and the… https://t.co/56e3Aned1S
5/21
2020
Florence Nightingale was the founder of modern nursing, pioneering new standards of care for the wounded during the… https://t.co/GUoc3w9lq6We're supporting the @Skills_Builder Universal Framework launch today. We value the importance of investing in youn… https://t.co/rDe4sCwRvCPlanning approval has been granted for the largest new-build #railway #station in the UK - #HS2 Old Oak Common Stat… https://t.co/HUTITSkdhk
5/20
2020
95% of our supply chain is based across the #UK. And, our main works contractors are now preparing the way for… https://t.co/tUZHse6nQsWould you like the first #HS2 tunnel boring machine to be named after Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin? A leading astrophys… https://t.co/asnk25PCaM
5/19
2020
16,000 construction workers, engineers, architects and designers will build HS2’s first phase – with thousands more… https://t.co/uC8jinVvJE
5/18
2020
HS2 is more than just a high speed line; it is an upgrade to the entire rail network, increasing the number of trai… https://t.co/AuNCSj9734
5/16
2020
HS2 will create space for more trains, meaning some goods currently transported by lorries can be moved by freight… https://t.co/U9SUHoOoo7Two of our tunnel boring machines are launching next year and #HS2 is asking you to choose a name for them. Simply… https://t.co/V8UyqvlPas
5/15
2020
HS2 has announced £10bn worth of contracts so far, with 95% going to UK-based businesses – two thirds to small and… https://t.co/oyCTCYuQKOThe carbon footprint of 120 years of HS2 Phase One, including construction & operation, will be less than one month… https://t.co/d3JaQqg5bC
5/14
2020
Two-thirds of the HS2 supply chain are small and medium sized businesses and HS2 is committed to ensuring that cash… https://t.co/OJhbhazL1Z#HS2 is all about the 3Cs. A low CARBON #transport network. More CAPACITY across the country’s #rail network. Bette… https://t.co/uk0CGEnMFG
5/13
2020
16,000 construction workers, engineers, architects and designers will build the first phase of #HS2 - with thousand… https://t.co/l74NJs7U7s#HS2 is critical for the UK’s low-carbon transport future - providing much-needed #rail capacity. We’re also ensuri… https://t.co/OBty5Q58Wk
5/12
2020
95% of our supply chain is based across the #UK. And, our main works contractors are now preparing the way for… https://t.co/tvOs6jMil1“It’s faster, it’s cleaner.” Richard from @DBCargoUK explains why #HS2 will help reduce #carbon emission, as it cre… https://t.co/GEUIYA6Mgv
5/11
2020
#HS2 is all about the 3Cs. A low CARBON #transport network. More CAPACITY across the country’s #rail network. B… https://t.co/QA8AlvS7qc
5/10
2020
Lichfield’s Woodhouse Farm has benefited from a grant from #HS2 #community funds. The community farm has renovated… https://t.co/LMZ5xgmRNB
5/9
2020
“The HS2 funding played a major role in re-greening Birmingham.” #Birmingham Trees for Life charity has benefited f… https://t.co/9N0wggkjAoThis new #visualization overlays a photo of the recently discovered Curzon Street station roundhouse with its origi… https://t.co/fAs9g5JhYI
5/8
2020
Capacity, Connectivity, Carbon. Everyone will benefit from more seats on our #railways, cleaner, greener air and a… https://t.co/PhIdpZFTssSo why is it called High Speed 2? Because the 3Cs are all enabled by taking high speed #trains off the existing net… https://t.co/NFYAXpWGa5Connectivity: #HS2 will act as a catalyst for growth and help level-up the country, boosting growth in the… https://t.co/kBjQvAZq5LCarbon: #Rail is the low carbon option for long distance travel, with #HS2 taking cars and lorries off the road. HS… https://t.co/9bAm0N5RFwCapacity: #HS2 will add vital capacity to our overcrowded #rail network by placing long distance services on their… https://t.co/UfgWplU0Xo“HS2 is just 20 minutes quicker to #Birmingham” is a well-trodden myth. #HS2 will transform the UK with the 3Cs: Mo… https://t.co/MPVaQ3w0HxTwo thirds of all contracts on #HS2 go to small and medium sized businesses, creating thousands of skilled jobs acr… https://t.co/I7BSTO4y7Y
5/7
2020
HS2 is setting the gold standard for equality and diversity in the workplace. We're the only UK company to gain gol… https://t.co/gaUKIRNnIfThis week over 100 #Birmingham businesses joined #HS2 on a @GrBhamChambers webinar. They learnt about the thousands… https://t.co/bXZEUmLpYU
5/6
2020
It's over a decade since HS1, the UK's first high speed line, opened. It not only transformed cross-channel travel,… https://t.co/H13S0TLHgb
5/5
2020
All leading environment groups agree that climate change is the biggest future threat to the UK. HS2 will help figh… https://t.co/pvcvG7OquuThe carbon footprint of 120 years of HS2 Phase One, including construction & operation, will be less than one month… https://t.co/dQPCvsPE20We are also putting tailored mitigation plans in place for protected species. Including new wetland and ponds, new… https://t.co/anFHejiUqHWe're creating over 33 square kilometres of new and existing wildlife habitat, an area the size of 4,600 football p… https://t.co/ri24id1W6cOf England's 52,000 ancient woodland sites only 43 will be touched by HS2’s London - Crewe route. Over 80% of the t… https://t.co/oTHNy4ptn0HS2 will help cut the number of cars and lorries on our roads, cut demand for flights, and help fight climate chang… https://t.co/XZQVg7r8jgThe Government has given the green light for Phase One of HS2, generating many thousands of jobs across the UK and… https://t.co/a39ou6UFfvHS2 is more than just a high speed line; it is an upgrade to the entire rail network, increasing the number of trai… https://t.co/QjsN7nTpnFAll leading environment groups agree that climate change is the biggest future threat to the UK. HS2 will help figh… https://t.co/rDdL9VaR1U
5/4
2020
#HS2 Interchange station becomes the first #railway station in the world to receive a landmark award for its enviro… https://t.co/EHEB3nbpGl
5/1
2020
Our main contractors will be creating thousands of new jobs and opportunities for small and medium sized businesses… https://t.co/FPjCmJJhogCamden's Castlehaven Community Park has benefited from an HS2 community fund grant. A haven for horticulture in the… https://t.co/uQfuGp9vxd
4/30
2020
HS2 has trialed smart headsets that protect workers from hearing damage. Euston site contractor CSjv has tested the… https://t.co/m2Ni74o39K
4/29
2020
Quainton windmill, in #Bucks, is one of more than 100 projects that have been awarded over £5m from HS2 community f… https://t.co/nqguCWyuNF
4/28
2020
More than 100 community projects along the #HS2 route have been awarded funds worth over £5m. They range from upgra… https://t.co/XWRc4FtrOB
4/27
2020
"One of the most compelling arguments I've come across [for HS2] are by Midlands Connect...." Fantastic to hear HS… https://t.co/P618GNQhOm
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4/25
2020
.@HS2ltd has issued Notice-to-Proceed to its civils contractors, meaning the project will now formally enter the co… https://t.co/NvuRNYBrib
Retweeted by HS2 LtdToday’s @transportgovuk announcement to issue the Notice to Proceed on #HS2 will see new #HighSpeed lines built to… https://t.co/EHOaVOZaUc
Retweeted by HS2 LtdNEWS: “More than ever, we need this vision for future prosperity to be realised.” Confirmation that @HS2ltd Phas… https://t.co/38hBfOzt4x
Retweeted by HS2 LtdIt's been a grim few weeks for the West Mids economy, but this is important news this morning. When the current cri… https://t.co/QKTzmABASc
Retweeted by HS2 LtdNotice to proceed throws civils industry a lifeline during coronavirus crisis https://t.co/IUzoiBzZw1
Retweeted by HS2 LtdGovernment gives huge boost to construction sector after firms receive go-ahead to build the first phase of #HS2 https://t.co/1mPjGZ3gC8
Retweeted by HS2 Ltd"While the country’s focus is rightly on defeating COVID-19, this ensures that our contractors and their supply cha… https://t.co/qW5x91AKrE“In these difficult times, today’s announcement represents both an immediate boost to the construction industry - a… https://t.co/F2O7XCTUX1The issuing of NtP marks the point when our main contractors transitions from preparatory work, to full detailed de… https://t.co/AMJGpC0Xo9.@transportgovuk has approved HS2 to issue Notice to Proceed (NtP) to our main civils contractors. It's a major boo… https://t.co/O2Igl2UGvs
4/15
2020
Today is Railway Day - when we highlight the role of railway staff in keeping Britain’s key workers and vital freig… https://t.co/uNYqfDuw5n
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4/3
2020
Last month we found what could be the world’s oldest railway roundhouse on the site of Birmingham's new Curzon St s… https://t.co/Ypc5PkUyZX
4/1
2020
HS2 #Euston contractors have donated protective clothing to near-by University College London Hospital @uclh. A… https://t.co/igFWwsXJ4qThe HS2 Helpdesk remains operational all day, every day, and is your first point of contact for enquiries: Freephon… https://t.co/JHQdps6W5w
3/27
2020
ℹ️ #Coronavirus advice: #StayHomeSaveLives Help us to help you and only travel if it is absolutely essential. The… https://t.co/KCFwxUIiZr
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3/25
2020
We have unearthed what is thought to be the world’s oldest #railway roundhouse on the site of our new #Birmingham C… https://t.co/hdt1N89AlY
3/19
2020
ℹ#Coronavirus advice: If you’re travelling by train and need to cough or sneeze, please make sure you follow the Pu… https://t.co/nrcR7WnPPI
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3/17
2020
While the new Curzon Street Station will be for passengers, the HS2 network will also benefit rail freight. Running… https://t.co/nGfTe8NNOYHS2’s Curzon Street Station is not the first on the #Birmingham site. The 1837 passenger station became a goods sta… https://t.co/573CA5IYtz
3/16
2020
#Birmingham #NewStreetStation passengers can now see railway history next to its eastern approach. HS2 archaeology… https://t.co/NiBHQ2f0DjGetting to #Birmingham from #London by #train will be quicker and more reliable on #HS2. More importantly, taking i… https://t.co/oaP2JjVqnm
3/14
2020
Our unearthing of the world’s oldest #railway roundhouse at #Birmingham Curzon Street station has generated lots of… https://t.co/g9byZ028BVRichard from @DBCargoUK speaks from the company’s £6 million #Wolverhampton Steel Logistics Centre, built in 2018 d… https://t.co/i44OodezxZBy freeing space for more #trains to run on the existing network, #HS2 will enable quicker and more frequent servic… https://t.co/DLqnBEYlln
3/13
2020
From #graduate to manager, Sam tells us about her story so far. We are now accepting applications for the #HS2 2020… https://t.co/jCHDZdRq1QBy putting direct intercity services on dedicated high speed lines, #HS2 will allow more train services to run on t… https://t.co/DQdKzq2EeRThe #HS2 station at Old Oak Common is a vital part of plans to transform the area into a new neighbourhood supporti… https://t.co/8XDJYZi6nX
3/12
2020
Long distance journeys on #HS2 will provide a low #carbon alternative to the car or plane. HS2 will be a greener wa… https://t.co/cPAD0Vp6hrDrone footage, shown in the @bbcmtd video below, captures the extent of #archaeological excavations at #Birminghamhttps://t.co/g6ox5oTeEGCould you help shape the future of Britain’s #railways? #HS2 is the first railway to be built north of London in ov… https://t.co/Iu4J678y44
3/11
2020

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