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LEEA supports RSS, Crosby at HS2

LEEA supports RSS, Crosby at HS2

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) was in attendance as member company Rope and Sling Specialists Ltd. (RSS) gave lifting and rigging safety sessions at HS2 in London last month (July). LEEA was represented by Andrew Wright, deputy chief executive officer; and Robert Wilson, head of member engagement services. RSS …

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FTA calls on government to secure the future of HS2

FTA CALLS ON GOVERNMENT TO SECURE THE FUTURE OF HS2

Following uncertainty surrounding the review of HS2, FTA has called on government to secure the future of the high-speed railway and reassure businesses of its commitment to infrastructure investment moving forwards. Alex Veitch, FTA’s Head of Multimodal Policy, commented: “FTA and its members are excited about the prospect of HS2 …

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FTA says Government must ensure HS2 delivers on freight

FTA says Government must ensure HS2 delivers on freight

The Freight Transport Association FTA says freight will only benefit from rail capacity released by HS2 if the Government ensures it doesn’t have to compete with passenger operators through the existing train path bidding process. The Government’s preferred route for Phase 2 of HS2 from Crewe to Manchester and the …

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