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By Brian Warner.Birse and Tarmac are vying for the £40 million first phase of the A50 Blythe Bridge/Queensway bypass in Staffordshire; and six contenders have picked up tender documents for the £30 million second phase right on schedule.Industry sources agree that only two firms are now left in the frame for the first phase, with most putting their money on Birse which is understood to have sent in the lowest bid.The speculation is further fuelled by the fact that Birse has ...

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