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CH2M Hill

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 63303, tabled on 6 February 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how much funding has been paid to CH2M by (a) his Department and (b) HS2 Ltd in each financial year since 2009.

Answered on

9 February 2017

This answer is a correction from the original answer.

CH2M (formerly known as CH2M Hill) has played a crucial role on all aspects of the development of the HS2 project. The company has provided project and programme management, engineering and environmental expertise and resource and was the driving force behind the preparation and passage of the Phase 1 hybrid bill. This phase of their work came to an end in December 2016. In 2016, a partnership of CH2M (50%), Atkins (40%) and SENER (10%), was appointed as the phase 1 Engineering Delivery Partner for the delivery phase of the HS2 project, providing expert engineering support for all aspects of HS2 Ltd’s work.

Since 2011 HS2 Ltd has made the following payments to CH2M.

Development Partner contract:

Calendar Year

Payments in Financial Year (excl VAT)

2011/12

£1,438,120

2012/13

£14,371,903

2013/14

£17,058,089

2014/15

£25,334,600

2015/16

£32,454,382

2016/17

£9,493,030

Engineering Delivery Partner contract:

Calendar Year

Payments in financial Year (excl VAT)

2016/17

£4,062,843

Original answer

CH2M Hill has played a crucial role on all aspects of the development of the HS2 project. The company has provided project and programme management, engineering and environmental expertise and resource and was the driving force behind the preparation and passage of the Phase 1 hybrid bill. This phase of their work came to an end in December 2016. In 2016, in a 50/50 partnership with Atkins, CH2M Hill was appointed as the phase 1 Engineering Delivery Partner for the delivery phase of the HS2 project, providing expert engineering support for all aspects of HS2 Ltd’s work.

Since 2011 HS2 Ltd has made the following payments to CH2M Hill.

Development Partner contract:

Calendar Year

Payments in Financial Year (excl VAT)

2011/12

£1,438,120

2012/13

£14,371,903

2013/14

£17,058,089

2014/15

£25,334,600

2015/16

£32,454,382

2016/17

£9,493,030

Engineering Delivery Partner contract:

Calendar Year

Payments in financial Year (excl VAT)

2016/17

£4,062,843

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