Published date: 12 January 2022

Awarded contract - This means that the contract has been awarded to a supplier.

Closing: 9 September 2021, 5pm

Contract summary


  • Road traffic-control equipment - 34923000

  • Construction work for highways - 45233130

  • Highway maintenance work - 45233139

    • Roadworks - 45233140

    • Road-maintenance works - 45233141

    • Surface work for highways - 45233210

    • Electrical installation work - 45310000

    • Installation of signalling equipment - 45316200

    • Repair, maintenance and associated services related to roads and other equipment - 50230000

    • Miscellaneous repair and maintenance services - 50800000

    • Engineering services - 71300000

Location of contract

West Midlands

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

12 January 2022

Closing date

9 September 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

1 July 2022

Contract end date

30 June 2030

Contract type


Procedure type

Open procedure (above threshold)

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

This procedure can be used for procurements above the relevant contract value threshold.

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



National Highways is looking for a suitable contractor to provide and undertake all cyclical and reactive maintenance, incident response, defect rectification and severe weather delivery on the trunk roads and motorways within Herefordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire, West Midlands and Worcestershire (National Highways Area 9).

Duties will also include maintenance of roadside technology, the provision of traffic management for the contractor's maintenance and incident response activities, and traffic management for others who may be working on the network.

Under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 the contractor will be Principal Contractor for all work they undertake.

The Service Period for the maintenance and response contract is for a duration of 8 years, and the successful provider will be expected to operate collaboratively with other service providers and stakeholders in order to achieve National Highways objectives.

More information

Previous notice about this procurement

Area 9 Maintenance and Response Contract (West Midlands)

  • Opportunity
  • Published 2 July 2021


Award information

Awarded date

21 December 2021

Contract start date

1 July 2022

Contract end date

30 June 2030

Total value of contract


This contract was awarded to 1 supplier.

Colas Limited


6210 Bishops Court Birmingham Business Park, Solihull Parkway, Birmingham,


No reference - other

Supplier is SME?


Supplier is VCSE?


About the buyer


The Cube, 199 Wharfside Street
B1 1RN