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Bath and North East Somerset Council

Bath and North East Somerset

VolkerHighways is working on a seven-year highways term maintenance contract with Bath and North East Somerset Council.

The team is undertaking both planned and reactive maintenance works, which will allow us to maintain areas of historical interest and outstanding natural beauty.

This contract expands our highways presence in the South of England and our commitment to providing high quality maintenance services, as well as social value initiatives in the communities we serve.

  • Planned, routine and reactive maintenance works
  • Emergency response to road incidents
  • Winter maintenance
  • Gully cleansing
  • Rural verge maintenance
  • Event traffic management
  • Drainage maintenance
  • Creation of two new apprenticeships every two years
  • Over 90% of the workforce and supply chain locally sourced

"VolkerHighways will be using the latest technologies to repair road surfaces and will be using operating systems that provide real-time information on repairs for greater efficiency. VolkerHighways shares the same values and vision as Bath and North East Somerset Council and I welcome this new contract."

Councillor Mark Shelford, cabinet member for transport and environment, Bath and North East Somerset Council

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