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Latest Roads News and contracts

Questions about future funding streams for Britain’s highways remained this week after the government’s long-awaited command paper on roads policy failed to suggest new ways to attract private finance.

Amey legal challenge forces council to axe 10-year dealSubscription

West Sussex County Council will re-tender a 10-year highways maintenance contract awarded to Ringway following a High Court challenge by rival bidder Amey.

Balfour roads boss aims to beat group’s offsite target

Balfour roads boss aims to beat group’s offsite targetSubscription

More than a quarter of Balfour Beatty highways work could be carried out offsite by 2025, the group’s head of highways has said.

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Partner wanted for £500m PPP upgrade of A465Subscription

The Welsh Government is seeking a partner for a £500m road project using a public-private partnership model.

Amey provision drags down Ferrovial profit

Amey provision drags down Ferrovial profitSubscription

Ferrovial slumped to a £46m loss in the first half of 2018 following Amey’s provision for its Birmingham roads deal, according to its interim results.

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Winners named on £500m Midlands highways frameworkSubscription

Four contractors have been picked for a new £500m highways framework covering 21 local authorities in and around the Midlands.

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