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On 13 October, just weeks after the official ‘start of construction‘ of its High Speed Two railway, the government has announced that new “cost pressures” are emerging. (Was für eine Überraschung.)

gov.uk, 'HS2 6 monthly report to parliament', 13 Oct 2020

But apparently no mention in this six-monthly report of other ‘cost pressures’, like the now-proposed 5.7 km tunnel in Bromford.

HS2 phase one, proposed Bromford tunnel extension

Written by beleben

October 14, 2020 at 11:55 am

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  1. Thanks for pointing out the Bromford Tunnel. HS2 seem to have kept that quiet.

    McNaughton told me that he wanted to demolish the M6 viaduct & rebuild it above HS2.

    I am puzzled that HS2 think it necessary to have porous portals on the Birmingham spur when max speed is only 230kph & the Delta curves are 200 or less.

    John

    John Marriott

    October 15, 2020 at 10:38 am


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