A470(T) Blaenau Ffestiniog to Cancoed Improvement

CEEQUAL Very Good – Whole Project Award Version 3, Aug 2009 | Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales Client: Transport & Strategic Regeneration, Welsh Assembly Government Design: Gwynedd Consultancy and White Young Green Construction: Carillion Contractor’s Designers: Gifford & Richards Moorehead & Laing Assessor: Rhydian Roberts Project Summary The upgrading of this 4 km (2 ½ miles) stretch of the … Continue reading “A470(T) Blaenau Ffestiniog to Cancoed Improvement”

Cross Valley Link Road

Cross Valley Link Road (CVLR)

CEEQUAL Excellent (85.9%) – Whole Team Award & Interim Version 3, Apr 2009 | Northampton, England Highly Commended – CEEQUAL Outstanding Achievement Awards 2011 – Project Management Client: Homes and Communities Agency Design: Halcrow Group Construction: Birse Civils Assessor: Catherine Taggart Project Summary The Cross Valley Link Road (CVLR) south-west of Northampton provides a direct 1.45-km … Continue reading “Cross Valley Link Road (CVLR)”

A58 Blackbrook Diversion

A58 Blackbrook Diversion Scheme

CEEQUAL Excellent (86.5%) – Whole Team Award Version 3, Aug 2008 | Bolton, England Winner – CEEQUAL Outstanding Achievement Awards 2011 – Ecology & Biodiversity Client: St Helens Council Designer: Gifford Contractor: Birse Civils Assessor: Perry Shard Project Summary The A58 Blackbrook Diversion has successfully removed 20,000 vehicles a day from the village of St Helens. … Continue reading “A58 Blackbrook Diversion Scheme”

A470 Gelligemlyn Highway Improvement Scheme

CEEQUAL Very Good – Whole Team Award Version 5, Jul 2015 | Wales, UK Client: Welsh Government Designer: YGC (Ymgynghoriaeth Gwynedd Consultancy) Contractor: Balfour Beatty Construction Services UK Assessor: Rhydian Roberts Project Summary The A470 Gelligemlyn Highway Improvement Scheme is located between Llanelltyd and Ganllwyd, Gwynedd, starting at the Gelligemlyn properties in the north and … Continue reading “A470 Gelligemlyn Highway Improvement Scheme”

A30 Bodmin to Indian Queens Improvement

CEEQUAL Excellent (86.2%) – Whole Team Award Version 3, Feb 2008 | Indian Queens, England Client: Highways Agency Client Representative: Mouchel Main Contractor: Alfred McAlpine (acquired by Carillion 2008) Designer: Scott Wilson Client Environmental Advisor: RPS Assessor: Lucinda Farrington Project Summary Cost of Scheme: £93 million. Construction cost: £60 million Length of new dual carriageway: 11.5 … Continue reading “A30 Bodmin to Indian Queens Improvement”

A689 Crook Bypass

CEEQUAL Very Good – Construction Only Award Version 3, May 2006 | Durham, England Client: Durham County Council Construction: Balfour Beatty Civil Engineering Limited Designers: Durham County Council Assessor: Gary Hope Project Summary As part of the Balfour Beatty led Durham Strategic Alliance, the 1km-long £1.5 million A689 Crook By-Pass was a 35-week contract located to the west … Continue reading “A689 Crook Bypass”

A470 Dolwyddelan to Pont-yr-Afanc Road Improvement Scheme

CEEQUAL Excellent (83.7%) – Whole Team Award Version 3, Jun 2005 | Dolwyddelan, Wales Client: Transport Wales and Welsh Assembly Government Designer: Arup Contractor: Laing O’Rourke Civil Engineering Ltd Assessor: Rob McCarthy Project Summary The A470 Dolwyddelan to Pont-yr-Afanc Improvement of 7.2km (4.5 miles) lies to the south of Betws-y-Coed. The project was an online widening … Continue reading “A470 Dolwyddelan to Pont-yr-Afanc Road Improvement Scheme”

A5 Newtownstewart Bypass

CEEQUAL Very Good – Whole Team Award Version 2, Aug 2003 | Newtownstewart, Northern Ireland Client: Northern Ireland Roads Service Designer: URS Corporation Ltd (now AECOM) Construction: Scott Wilson Group, Ferguson McIlveen and Whitemountain Quarries Assessor: Danny Glynn and Colin Sykes Project Summary Following the Good Friday Agreement the Chancellor announced a package of new road schemes … Continue reading “A5 Newtownstewart Bypass”