Kier Highways has secured a maintenance and management contract worth £200m from Transport for London (TfL) for its road tunnels and pumping stations.
Under the terms of the contract, Kier will be in charge of maintaining and managing 10 tunnels and 106 pump stations.
The contract will see the maintenance of tunnels including A102 Blackwall Northbound, A102 Blackwall Southbound, A101 Rotherhithe, A12 Green Man, A12 George Green, A12 Eastway, A3211 Upper Thames Street, A2 Eltham Tunnel, A406 Fore Street, and A40 Hangar Lane.
As part of the new deal, Kier will also be responsible for the management of all of TfL’s tunnels, including its tunnel river crossings, besides maintenance for all its tunnels.
The company said that the work on the contract is scheduled to begin in April this year and will run until 2029, with an option to extend it by another four years.