Balfour Beatty signs Southampton highways contract

Infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has announced that its subsidiary, support-services provider Balfour Beatty Workplace, has signed the Southampton Highways Service Partnership contract with Southampton City Council.

The £100m partnership, which is scheduled to commence on 1 October 2010, is initially for 10 years with the option of a five-year extension.

The Highways Service Partnership will provide highways transportation planning and asset-management services.