Keith Cochrane, Interim CEO, Carillion, said:
“We are delighted that our Joint Venture, CEK, has been selected to deliver two of the three Central contracts for HS2 Phase 1, the London to Birmingham section of the route, reflecting the strength of our Joint Venture. We look forward to working in close collaboration with HS2 to deliver this iconic project.
“Carillion is a leading supplier of infrastructure services with top two positions in both the UK rail and highways sectors, where we work in partnership with key customers, including Network Rail, Highways England and HS2. We expect the UK Government’s objective of generating economic growth through investing in infrastructure to continue creating opportunities for us to grow our business in these core markets.”