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Thursday, October 14, 2021
HS2 calls bids for £370mn Midlands interchange station

HS2 comes up with low-slung viaduct designs

EKFB JV as main works contractor of HS2 has unveiled designs for two Northamptonshire viaducts. They are engineered to be as unobtrusive...
Major A303 transformation to go ahead

Joint Venture set for £1.4bn London highways maintenance

The three firms namely Ringway, FM Conway, and a Kier/Tarmac formed a joint venture to deliver Transport for London’s highways maintenance programme....
Surrey council starts hunt for 21-year highways maintenance contractor

Surrey council starts hunt for 21-year highways maintenance contractor

The race for a contractor has begun by the Surrey County Council. The council aims to move away from a standard contracted...
Kier succeeds Marylebone Square new-build worth £106m

Kier to test highways lane closure airbags

Kier is implementing ideas with inflatable safety barriers that can prevent the road incursions. The company says the airbags can be put...
Race starts for £1.4bn Scottish highways contract

Race starts for £1.4bn Scottish highways contract

The bidding process for the two regional highways maintenance contracts by Transport for Scotland is formally called on. The contract worth more...
Shapps grants green light for HS2 permanent works

HS2 back to form in construction by adding 22,000 jobs

HS2 full construction begins after a raise of 22,000 jobs in the next few years is coming up with the government hailing...
Welsh road job ruling out made Costain face £45m hit

Welsh road job ruling out made Costain face £45m hit

The upcoming results for Costain seem sour with £45m hit after an arbitration ruling. This came over the disputed A465 Heads of...
M25 junction works to take place at higher costs than expected

Balfour Beatty to deliver £200m Mottram Bypass

The first major project on the Manchester to Sheffield TransPennine road development programme is to be delivered by a Balfour Beatty Atkins...
Event of supply chain for smart motorways plan worth £4.5bn

Event of supply chain for smart motorways plan worth £4.5bn

A supply chain program will be held by Highways England on briefing day this month. The event will have detailed plans for...
Amey monitors Area 12 roads as part of M&R

Amey to maintain three major bridges with deal worth £240m

Amey achieved a £240m deal from Highways England to inspect and maintain three major motorway bridges over 15 years in the south...

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