Roads, Bridges & Development Infrastructure

Our Civil Engineering services include highway and development infrastructure schemes ranging from major trunk roads and award winning bridges to residential estate roads, experience circuits and wind farm access tracks as well as undertaking a broad spectrum of highway maintenance work. 

We are also included on several highway works frameworks including; National Highways Area 7 (EMAD) and Area 10 (North West), Smart Motorways Programme Alliance (SMPA), West Midlands Combined Authority, Birmingham City Council, Stoke-on-Trent City Council and Warwickshire County Council. We are also currently carrying out a range of highway reconstruction and junction improvement advance works schemes for HS2.

Key highway activities carried out include:

  • Highway maintenance schemes including Multi-disciplinary projects
  • Trunk roads, distributor roads, link roads and dual carriageways
  • Commercial and residential estate roads
  • Roundabouts and traffic light controlled junctions
  • Embankments and cuttings
  • Retaining walls and slope stabilisation
  • Section 278 highway and junction improvements
  • Car and bus parks, cycle ways and footpaths
  • Pedestrian subways, underpasses and culverted watercourses
  • Wind Farm access roads and crane hard-standings
  • Test tracks, performance evaluation and experience circuits
  • Redundant subway and underpass Infilling
  • Block paved and concrete - roads, pavements, storage areas and service yards
  • High quality stone paving to accesses, footpaths and courtyards
  • Speed control measures
  • Street lighting, signing, barriers and fencing
  • Highway drainage, interceptors, SUDS, balancing ponds, flow control structures and outfalls
  • Management and coordination of Utilities diversion works and new supplies
  • Traffic and pedestrian management
  • Drainage maintenance and repair, ditch cleaning and filter drain refurbishment
  • Investigation and treatment of mine workings and mine shafts 
  • Ground Improvement by soil modification, compaction grouting and use of geogrids
  • Ultilty protection slabs

In Bridge Construction our experience includes;

  • Road, river and footbridges in pre-cast concrete, in-situ reinforced concrete and steel
  • Bridge abutments including sheet piled cofferdams and piled foundations
  • Bridge deck replacement and waterproofing
  • Bridge re-construction including listed structures, brickwork and masonry

Project Profiles

To see our Project Profiles for Roads, Bridges & Development Infrastructure, click here.

  • ISO 9001, 14001, 45001
  • Investors in People
  • Achilles UVDB (Utilities Vendor database) and ‘Verify’ audit
  • Achilles Building Confidence
  • Member of CECA Midlands Region The Civil Engineering Contractors Association
  • CHAS Contractors Health & Safety Scheme
  • Construction-line
  • SAFEcontractor
  • Member of the BDA British Drilling Association
  • Social Mobility Pledge
  • Real Living Wage
  • Science Based Target Initiative