Published date: 24 August 2021

Last edited date: 24 August 2021

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Awarded contract (published 21 January 2022)

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Contract summary


  • Construction work for highways, roads - 45233100

  • Project and design preparation, estimation of costs - 71242000

Location of contract

North West

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

24 August 2021

Closing date

24 September 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

23 November 2021

Contract end date

30 September 2027

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.

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The Authority is seeking to appoint a single Contractor to act as consultant to assist with design and statutory procedure support (Phase 1) and to undertake the construction as the main Contractor of the highway infrastructure (Phase 2) for the Lancaster South Growth Catalyst project. The components of the infrastructure interventions included in the tender are:

• Reconfiguration of M6 Junction 33 relocating the north facing slip roads 2 km northwards maintaining connectivity to the southern facing slip roads with a connector road parallel to the motorway.

• A new highway connection from the vicinity of the new northern slip roads to the principal highway network A6 north of Galgate forming a bypass of the village for motorway bound traffic.

• A 300m link under the West Coast Main Line to connect to the Bailrigg Garden Village site.

• New 2km (approximately) spine road though the garden village site.

• Link from spine road to A588 including canal bridge.

More information


About the buyer

Contact name

CAS Procurement Team




01772 534966