Supply chain opportunities for Ashfield and Mansfield businesses with HS2

November 7, 2014 5:04 pm

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HS2 is one of the most demanding and exciting transport projects in Europe. There will be thousands of opportunities within the HS2 supply chain.

There is a chance for businesses located in Ashfield and Mansfield to be part of this major development through opportunities available in the supply chain.  These will be:

  • created across many business sectors, requiring a wide range of capabilities;
  • suitable for suppliers of all sizes; and
  • generated over a number of years.

The HS2 website aims to provide suppliers with the basic information needed to prepare for and identify HS2 business opportunities.

Supplier GuideDownload the Supplier Guide for guidance on how suppliers can take advantage of HS2 business opportunities.

Supply Chain ConferenceAccess information and key materials from the Supply Chain Conferences.

Business networksBuild contacts with business networks to access further guidance, as well as information on upcoming opportunities to engage with and work on HS2.

Policies: Please visit the Publications page for access to relevant HS2 policies.

Businesses can also register to join the prospective supply chain community by emailing Supply Chain Communications and they will add you to their distribution list. This will ensure that your business is invited to relevant business events, informed of new opportunities and updated on the latest project news.

Supply Chain opportunities:

The construction of Phase One of HS2 between London and the West Midlands presents a great opportunity for businesses from large to small & medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), to benefit from tens of thousands of supply chain opportunities. Please refer back to this section of the HS2 website regularly where supply chain opportunities will be advertised in due course.

For any queries relating to HS2 supply chain opportunities and how they are intended to be managed, please contact the Supply Chain Communications mailbox.

Frequently asked questions

Following significant engagement with key umbrella, industry and trade associations, a number of the supply chain’s key questions regarding the HS2 project have already been amassed: Download the Supply Chain FAQs.

Early Contractor Involvement

HS2 are committed to the approach of Early Contractor Involvement (ECI) which supports improved team working, innovation and planning to deliver value for money.  Download the ECI factsheet.

Send your questions

Share your supply chain questions and comments with Update  any changes of address or telephone number, and nominate a key individual to liaise with as your preferred point of contact.  You can also join an online discussion on Twitter using the hashtag: #HS2SupplyChain

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