Managing England's motorways and strategic A roads on behalf of the Department for Transport.

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Public information exhibitions for M25 ‘managed motorway’ improvements

Members of the public are being invited next week to find out more about plans to add capacity on the M25 in Hertfordshire and Essex, by upgrading the vital road to a managed motorway.

Press releaseSouth East3 October 2012

Traffic bulletin: Incident on coastbound A2 near Canterbury

Please be aware of the following traffic bulletin from the Highways Agency:

Press releaseSouth East2 October 2012

Traffic bulletin: Overnight work on northbound A12, Stratford St Mary

Please be aware of the following traffic bulletin from the Highways Agency:

Press releaseEast2 October 2012

Weekly summary of roadworks in Kent and Sussex

Monday 1 – Sunday 7 October 2012

A traffic management summary for both new and ongoing work

The information provided in this report is correct as of the above date but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

Press releaseSouth East1 October 2012

Maintenance schemes start on A3 near Petersfield

A package of maintenance improvements that will help keep journeys on the A3 near Petersfield safe and reliable starts this week.

Press releaseSouth East1 October 2012

Improved journey time information will follow overnight closures of A46 in Nottinghamshire

The Highways Agency is advising road users of four overnight closures of the A46 in Nottinghamshire to install traffic counting loops in the road surface.

Press releaseEast Midlands1 October 2012

Bridge work starts on Andover’s A303

A three-week maintenance project to keep journeys on the A303 in Hampshire safe and reliable by resurfacing three bridges along the road begins this week.

Press releaseSouth East1 October 2012

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A21 northbound between B2160 and A228 | Northbound | Congestion

On the A21 northbound between the junctions with the A262 and the A26 Tonbridge East, there are currently delays of 30 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:00 pm.

A1 northbound between B1164 and A6075 | Northbound | Broken Down Vehicle

On the A1 northbound between the junctions with the A46 and the A638, minor delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:00 pm.

M4 eastbound between J4 and J3 | Eastbound | Congestion

On the M4 eastbound between junctions J4 and J3, there are currently delays of 10 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier accident. Normal traffic conditions expected from 12:30 pm.

A27 eastbound between A24 near Worthing (east) and A2025 | Eastbound | Congestion

On the A27 eastbound between the junctions with the A24 South and the A2025, there are currently delays of 15 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 12:30 pm.

M5 southbound between J19 and J20 | Southbound | Emergency Roadworks

On the M5 southbound between junctions J19 and J20, minor delays are possible due to emergency roadworks closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:30 pm.

A14 westbound between J58 and J57 | Westbound | Congestion

On the A14 westbound between junctions J58 Bucklesham and J57 Ipswich East, there are currently delays of 30 mins caused by congestion due to a lorry shedding its load closing the road between junctions J57 Ipswich East and J56 Ipswich Docks. Road expected to re-open from 1:30 pm.

A14 westbound between J57 and J56 | Westbound | Shed Load

On the A14 westbound between junctions J58 Bucklesham and J57 Ipswich East, there are currently delays of 30 mins caused by congestion due to a lorry shedding its load closing the road between junctions J57 Ipswich East and J56 Ipswich Docks. Road expected to re-open from 1:30 pm.

A14 eastbound between J56 and J57 | Eastbound | Other Unplanned

On the A14 eastbound between junctions J55 Copdock and J56 Ipswich Docks, there are currently delays of 30 mins caused by congestion due to an incident closing one lane between junctions J56 Ipswich Docks and J57 Ipswich East. Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:30 pm.

A14 eastbound within J55 | Eastbound | Congestion

On the A14 eastbound between junctions J55 Copdock and J56 Ipswich Docks, there are currently delays of 30 mins caused by congestion due to an incident closing one lane between junctions J56 Ipswich Docks and J57 Ipswich East. Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:30 pm.

A2 eastbound between A2050 near Canterbury (south) and A260 | Eastbound | Emergency Bridge or Barrier Repairs

On the A2 from Faversham towards Dover between the junctions with the A2050 and the A260, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to barrier repairs closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:00 am on 4 October 2012.

A2 westbound between A260 and A2050 near Canterbury (south) | Westbound | Emergency Bridge or Barrier Repairs

On the A2 from Dover towards Faversham between the junctions with the A260 and the A2050, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to barrier repairs closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:00 am on 4 October 2012.

A49 Kimbolton (Eaton Hill) Retaining Wall

We will be installing a new retaining wall on the riverbank alongside the A49 between OK roundabout and Eaton Hill near Kimbolton

Type: Road project

A120 Marks Tey Railway Bridge Strengthening Phase 2

We are strengthening the Marks Tey railway bridge.

Type: Road project

A458 Wollaston to Halfway House

We will be resurfacing the A458 eastbound and westbound carriageway between Wollaston and Halfway House, including the lay-by

Type: Road project

A27 Lancing to Shoreham Drainage Improvements

We are repairing defective pipes as well as installing new drainage to help flooding problems on the A27.

Type: Road project

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PQP Applicant Company Guidance

Summary The Pre-Qualification Pack (PQP) Guidance is designed to guide applicant companies through the pre-qualification process, offering a detailed explanation of what information the Highways Agency (HA) needs, why we are collecting it and how it will be assessed. The aim of the pack is to make the pre-qualification process as transparent, simple and consistent…

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Procurement Strategy

The Agency’s Procurement Strategy sets out its approach to the procurement of goods, services and construction expertise.

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Business Plan 2012-2013

Business Plan 2012-13 sets out how the Highways Agency will operate, maintain and improve the 4,300-mile network of motorways and trunk roads in England.

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Annual Report 2011-2012

This report accounts for the Highways Agency’s performance over the 2011-2012 financial year.

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Aiming for Zero - Road Worker Safety

Safety alerts provide advice to Highways Agency staff and our supply chain in the event of unforeseen incidents that could result in serious consequences.

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Aiming for Zero - Health and Safety Strategy

Aiming for Zero sets goals for our health and safety performance for our whole workforce.

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Corporate Documents - HA Environment Strategy

Our Environment Strategy supports the Agency to meet the goals of our Strategic Plan, by enabling us to manage and develop our environmental performance.

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