Connect Plus is a consortium of Balfour Beatty, Skanska, Atkins and Egis Road Operation UK. As part of a 30-year remit to manage and improve the M25, it is widening 38 miles, refurbishing tunnels and bridges, and installing hundreds of variable messaging signs and gantries.
A four-year civil engineering contract to install gantries and remove the toll booth plazas at the Dartford Crossing, as part of a move to automated tolling, forms Lot 1 of a contract notice in the EU Official Journal today. Lot 2 is for the supply, installation, testing and commissioning of the technology, including cameras, sensors and variable message boards.
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