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£1.2bn highways contract out to tender

18 Nov 15 Contractors are being sought for a West Country highways maintenance framework worth up to £1.2bn.

Devon County Council, Somerset County Council and Plymouth City Council are undertaking a joint procurement exercise for the provision of each authority's new highway term maintenance contract.

Lot 1 covers Devon and is worth up to £656m, Lot 2 is for Somerset (up to £394m) and Lot 3 is for Plymouth (up to £169m).

Specifications across these lots have been standardised where possible, although lots will contain requirements which are specific to the authority concerned.

Each contract starts in April 2017 and will run for seven years.

The submission of tenders and requests to participate will be via the etendering portal Requests to participate need to be submitted by 18th December 2015.

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