Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to the newest version of your browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of Construction News, please enable cookies in your browser.

Welcome to the Construction News site. As we have relaunched, you will have to sign in once now and agree for us to use cookies, so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

01Oct92 UK: GOVERNMENT GRANT GIVES ESSEX ROAD FRESH START.

Contractors have been asked in re-price a major road scheme in Essex now that the county council has managed to wrest a grant from the Department of Transport.Essex was forced to pull the plug on the full-blown £18 million version of the A133 Little Clacton bypass because last year the Government threw out the council's request for a grant.Contractors were several weeks into working up bids when they were told the project was on ice.However, the DTp subsequently offered to stump ...

Subscribe now for unlimited access and receive...

  • The latest client and contractor news
  • Interviews with industry leaders
  • Insight into contractors’ strategies, performance and contract activity
  • Market data, industry trends and forecasts
  • Technical reports on innovation and best practice techniques

Register for guest access and receive...

  • One free article per month
  • Breaking and Daily News alerts straight to your inbox
  • Expert opinion and Editor's Comment articles
  • CN Briefings on the day's talking points
  • Picture galleries showcasing the biggest projects

Already a subscriber? Click here to sign in

Print subscriber? Activate your digital account here