Policy paper

HS2: infrastructure maintenance depot

Proposed location and physical layout of the infrastructure maintenance depot to be created as part of the London to West Midlands High Speed 2 route.


High speed 2 infrastructure maintenance depot

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This report provides operational and engineering proposals to help HS2 identify the best possible location and the master layout of the Infrastructure Maintenance Depot (IMD) for the London to West Midlands HS2 route.

The report identifies a suitable site for the IMD and develops a master layout for the site, including both rail infrastructure and ancillary facilities such as office accommodation, services buildings, storage and lay down areas, staff parking, approach roads and other related items.

Note: This document was republished on 6 April 2011.

Published 20 December 2010