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Costain has taken the first design and build contract to be let on the Black Country Spine Road and Black Country Route projects.The firm's £5.1 million contract on the Spine Road between Moxley and The Lunt will link to the Black Country Route. Work will start on site at the end of this month or the start of February to finish by spring 1995.The Black Country Development Corporation scheme includes just over 1 km of dual carriageway, a roundabout and a gyratory system at Moxley.There ...

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