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What we do

The HS2, N1/ N2 project covers the northern 90km section of Phase 1 of the overall HS2 scheme to provide a new high-speed rail connection between London and the North of England. SB3 are a joint venture incorporating Balfour Beatty Ground Engineering (BBGE) and Bachy Soletanche Ltd (BSL), and are appointed by BBV, (Balfour Beatty/ Vinci JV), to deliver the geotechnical works required along the approximately 90km of route from Leamington Spa to Lichfield.

The works comprises extensive geotechnical works including: Circa. 9km of Diaphragm Walls at 9 individual structures.

• 28No. Secant/ contiguous structures totalling 150,000 lin. m of piling

• Plunge Columns, Tension Piles, Ground Anchors, Soil Nails and Ground Improvement

• 103No. Piled bridges & viaducts. Programme is for commencement of construction works in August 2020, with a duration of circa 4 years to complete.

This is a key infrastructure project and with circa £100m of spend per annum the geotechnical works is a significant element of the works for the project.

Working on behalf of HS2

Who you'll work with

What makes us different is our loyalty. We ask for loyalty because we are giving it back! Bachy Soletanche Balfour Beatty Joint Venture takes pride in its people and building a positive reputation; we lead through empathy and fairness, and we look to develop our people.