10 April 2012
HS2 Ltd has awarded four design contracts under
Lot 1 of its
Professional Services Framework covering
civil and structural design services.
The successful companies will prepare
preliminary designs and work closely with HS2 Ltd, rail systems
designers, environmentalists and land referencing companies.
The designs will be used to inform the hybrid bill documents that
are due to be submitted to Parliament by the end of 2013.
A Capita Symonds - Ineco JV won the £11.1m
Country North contract covering approximately 78km of high speed
rail through Warwickshire and Staffordshire, and the connection to
the West Coast Main Line.
Capita Symonds – Ineco will be
supported by BAM Nuttall, Dr Sauer Company and Coffey Geotechnics
on the project.