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Cheshire East paves way for HS2 at busy cabinet meeting

The council decided to move forward with the business case for the £57m widening of the A500 to prepare for HS2 construction vehicles, and endorsed a long-term masterplan by Bentley Motors for its Crewe campus.

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CH2M backs out of HS2 phase two contract

Engineering company CH2M has pulled out of a £170m development partner contract to deliver the high speed rail line from Crewe to Manchester, with underbidder Mace calling for a rerun of the procurement process.

HS2 postpones £170m contract award to CH2M

The formal award of a £170m contract relating to the construction of the high speed rail line from Crewe to Manchester has been delayed, after complaints over the procurement process from underbidder Mace.