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High Speed Railway

Align, a joint venture of Bouygues Travaux Publics SAS, Sir Robert McAlpine and VolkerFitzpatrick awarded to the Joint Venture KVJV, composed of Keller Group plc (50%) and VSL International (50%) the EUR192.93 million (GBP167 million) contract to deliver geotechnical work as part of the C1 package on High Speed 2 (HS2) in the UK. The 21.6 km C1 section of the new high speed line includes a 3.4km viaduct and  a twin -tube 16km tunnel under the Chilterns. KVJV's scope of work is to construct the piled foundations for the viaducts, grouting works, retaining structures for four ventilation shafts, and ground improvement works for the execution of the tunnel cross passages. Visit https://www.keller.com/media/press-releases/2021/2021-02-18.aspx. 07/21.