Revised Euston HS2 plan would need 800 trucks a day to remove spoil


 

A decision to reduce the size of HS2’s London terminus station at Euston means spoil will no longer be removed by rail and may have to be achieved with thousands of HGVs instead. In a written statement by the parliamentary under-secretary for state, Baroness Vere, she said a smaller, 10 platform station design at Euston was prompted by the Oakervee Review, which addressed efficiency concerns. She said: “Following the move to the more affordable 10 platform station design, the original […]