High Speed 2 – collection

HS2: business

This section aims to provide suppliers with the basic information needed to prepare for and identify High Speed 2 business opportunities

High Speed 2 (HS2) is one of the most demanding and exciting transport projects in Europe and there will be thousands of opportunities within the HS2 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.

Register to join our prospective supply chain community

Email Supply Chain Communications at the email address below and we will add you to the HS2 Ltd supply chain distribution list. HS2 Ltd will then be able to invite you to business events, highlight new opportunities and update you 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 we will advertise supply chain opportunities in due course.

Any queries relating to our supply chain opportunities and how we intend to manage them should be sent via email to our Supply Chain Communications mailbox at:


Send us your questions

Share your supply chain questions and comments with us at:


Update us with any changes of address or telephone number, and nominate a key individual for us to liaise with as your preferred point of contact. You can also join our online discussion on twitter using the hashtag:


Business networks

Suppliers should contact their relevant business networks for further information on upcoming opportunities to engage with HS2 Ltd and work on HS2. The following organisations are among our contacts:

BIM upskilling study

  1. HS2 supply chain BIM upskilling study

    • Research and analysis

Early contractor involvement

  1. Early contractor involvement

    • Guidance

Frequently asked questions

  1. HS2 supply chain frequently asked questions

    • Guidance

Supplier guide

  1. HS2 supplier guide

    • Guidance

Supply chain conferences

  1. HS2 Supply Chain Conference 2013

    • Promotional material
  2. HS2 Supply Chain Conference 2014

    • Promotional material