Cheshire East seeks highways partner

The local authority is looking to appoint a partner for a 15-year highways management framework, which will be worth an estimated £600m.

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Work starts on Halton Curve rail project

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Network Rail has started work on the 1.5 mile-long stretch of rail track intended to unlock leisure and business opportunities between the Liverpool city region, its airport, Cheshire and North Wales.

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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.