Projects and infrastructure

Information on current projects such as High Speed Two, Crossrail, Intercity Express Programme (IEP), West Coast route modernisation and the Thameslink box, Thameslink, Rolling Stock with links to organisations involved.

Progress Report on Eurostar Independent Review by Eurostar and Eurotunnel

Following Eurostar's disruption during the run up to Christmas, Eurostar Commissioned an Independent Revidew to investigate the causes of failures and effects on passengers.

18 August 2010

High Speed Rail

This section contains information on proposals for high speed rail and the work of the company High Speed Two Ltd.

Thameslink Rolling Stock Project

Information and guidance about the Thameslink Rolling Stock Project.

Rolling stock

The White Paper 'Delivering a Sustainable Railway', published in July 2007, stated that the Government would publish a rolling stock plan by January 2008, setting out in more detail how rolling stock would be used to deliver increased capacity.

Crossrail Act

Information about the Crossrail Hybrid Bill with links to supporting documents.

Intercity Express Programme

This section provides an introduction to the Intercity Express Programme, including Invitation to tender, shortlist, OJEU notice, summary and overview.

Archived content

The following content is available from the Department for Transport web archive .

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