KierWSP joint venture awarded this £120m maintenance contract
Northamptonshire County Council has awarded a highways maintenance contract to the tune of £120M to the KierWSP joint venture (JV).
The work will include responsive highway maintenance, public constultaitonas and work on road bridges in the city of Northampton. Kier and WSP signed a conreact valid for 16 months with a possible nine month extension.
Northamptonshire County Council said the contract is worth between £92M and £120M in total. The contract could also include traffic, transportation and environmental studies and modelling of impact and feasibility of upcoming developments.
The JV also manage the assets through data collection, and will further manage bridges and structures in Northampton through inspections.
Original source article: https://www.newcivilengineer.com/latest/kier-and-wsp-scoop-120m-highways-maintenance-contract-01-04-2020/
Author: Joshua Stein
Disclaimer: This article was not originally written by a member of the HighwaysIndustry.Com team.