Highways England Procurement

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Buyer summary

Over the past year, Highways England* has publised 967 public procurement notices. Of these, 101 are tenders and 810 are awards. There are 672 unique titles.

The following chart shows contract value against the date of publication.

(Scatter chart with 967 data points.)
Location map

Operating locations

329 identifiable addresss were found. The main buyer location is Birmingham in region West Midlands. From published data, 11% of Highways England's suppliers belong to the same region.

(UK geochart with 18 buyer locations and 311 supplier locations.)

Buyer locations:

  • Birmingham - 715
  • Bristol - 89
  • Leeds - 35
  • Almondsbury - 34
  • Darlington - 26
  • Nottingham - 26
  • Bedford - 22
  • Guildford - 16
  • Warrington - 2
  • Manchester - 2

Suppliers per region:

  • London - 60
  • South East - 59
  • West Midlands - 35
  • East of England - 27
  • North West - 23
  • Yorkshire and The Humber - 23
  • South West - 21
  • East Midlands - 16
  • Wales - 12
  • Scotland - 12
  • North East - 5
  • Northern Ireland - 3
  • None - 2
  • England - 1
  • Bern - 1
  • Nebraska - 1
  • Occitania - 1
  • British Columbia - 1
  • County Dublin - 1
  • Nevada - 1
  • Utah - 1
  • East - 1
  • California - 1
  • District of Columbia - 1
  • Leinster - 1
  • Capital Region of Denmark - 1
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Pin notices

36 published pin notices. (48 including duplicates.)

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Tender notices

84 published tender notices. (101 including duplicates.)

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Award notices

774 published award notices. (810 including duplicates.)

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Update notices

8 published update notices.

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Popular suppliers

Below is a summary of contract awards per supplier. The table is restricted to suppliers who have also served other buyers.

Supplier name Region Unique awards Max. single award
CONSTRUCTION
Balfour Beatty Civil Engineering London 5 £9B
John Graham Construction Northern Ireland 4 £9B
Bam Nuttall South East 3 £9B
Costain South East 3 £9B
Galliford Try Infrastructure Scotland 3 £9B
Geoffrey Osborne South East 3 £9B
Skanska Construction East of England 3 £9B
Amey OW South East 2 £9B
Kier Highways East of England 2 £9B
North Midland Construction East Midlands 2 £9B
VINCI Construction East of England 2 £9B
Sir Robert Mcalpine East of England 1 £9B
Colas South East 3 £270M
Ground Control East of England 3 £270M
Volkerlaser West Midlands 1 £270M
Interserve Construction West Midlands 2 £12M
JC Peacock Scotland 1 £4M
South West Highways South West 1 £3M
R&W Civil Engineering South East 2 £2M
Softcat South East 1 £2M
PROFESSIONAL
Amey OW South East 1 £50M
Perfect Circle East Midlands 5 £45M
Interserve Construction West Midlands 1 £13M
AECOM East of England 11 £10M
WSP England 16 £8M
Colas South East 3 £5M
Dla Piper London 1 £5M
Turner & Townsend Yorkshire and The Humber 8 £5M
Arcadis West Midlands 2 £5M
Leidos Innovations Scotland 2 £5M
Ernst & Young West Midlands 1 £4M
Amco Rail Yorkshire and The Humber 4 £4M
Ernst & Young London 2 £3M
Atkins CH2M London 33 £3M
Geoffrey Osborne South East 7 £3M
Concrete Repairs East Midlands 2 £2M
North Midland Construction East Midlands 1 £2M
Ground Control East of England 3 £2M
Eversheds Sutherland London 2 £2M
J Mccann East Midlands 2 £2M
SCC West Midlands 1 £2M
Alexander Mann Solutions London 1 £2M
Risual West Midlands 1 £1M
TRL South East 19 £1M
Volkerlaser West Midlands 3 £1M
Arup North East 46 £1M
Gowling WLG London 1 £975K
WSP West Midlands 2 £965K
Concrete Repairs South West 1 £922K
WSP South East 33 £907K
Alpine Resourcing London 1 £700K
Arup None 2 £610K
Corderoy London 6 £598K
Fideliti North West 1 £527K
Burges Salmon South West 1 £350K
Galliford Try Infrastructure West Midlands 1 £343K
Mace London 3 £335K
Arup West Midlands 11 £333K
Triad Group South East 1 £327K
TRL England 8 £299K
Atkins London 13 £296K
OFFICE
Capita Business Services London 3 £34M
Carbon60 East of England 3 £34M
Hays Specialist Recruitment London 1 £34M
PA Consulting Services London 1 £14M
Dynniq North West 1 £4M
HW Martin East Midlands 1 £2M
R&W Civil Engineering South East 1 £1M
Ainsty Timber Marketing North East 1 £736K
Liberata London 1 £609K
Bechtle Direct South West 1 £528K
ENVIRONMENT
JC Peacock Scotland 1 £8M
TECHNOLOGY
Thales South East 2 £6M
Oracle Corporation South East 4 £6M
Atos IT Services London 3 £4M
British Telecommunications London 1 £4M
Virgin Media Business South East 1 £2M
Lucid Support Services South East 1 £1M
Abuss East Midlands 1 £1M
Specialist Computer Centres West Midlands 4 £964K
CACI South West 1 £912K
EE Limited East of England 1 £878K
Mott Macdonald Scotland 1 £740K
Mozaic Services London 1 £490K
Landmark Information Group South West 1 £392K
Airbus Defence & Space South East 1 £348K
Dynniq South East 1 £332K
Ernst & Young London 1 £319K
ESRI South East 1 £312K
TRANSPORT
HW Martin East Midlands 2 £5M
Costain Its South West 1 £5M
Colt Car South West 1 £4M
Ford Motor East of England 1 £4M
Volvo Car South East 1 £4M
Chargemaster East of England 1 £1M
Colas South East 1 £1M
Jmccann East Midlands 1 £1M
Direct Tyre Management North West 1 £401K
LESUIRE
Burlington Uniforms London 1 £4M
FINANCE
Ernst & Young London 1 £960K

Contract values

Highways England provided financial information for 93% of its published procurement notices. The total maximum value excluding duplicates is £32B.

(Histogram showing the prevelance of contracts in each value band.)
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Notice types

The buyer publishes procurement notices in Contracts Finder and OJEU. There is a 4% duplication rate between the two portals. Below are 9 document types.

Short type Full type Total published Past 30 days
OJEU
pin Prior Information Notice 26 5
award Contract Award Notice 18 0
tender Tender Notice 15 0
update Contract Addendum Notice 6 0
update Modification Notice 2 0
Contracts Finder
award Contract Award Notice 792 58
tender Tender Notice 86 2
pin Pipeline Notice 14 2
pin Pre-Procuement Notice 8 4
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Top keywords

Keywords derive from published CPV codes.

Buyer names

This report covers buyer names that begin: HIGHWAYS ENGLAND*.

Other buyers

Collaborative procurement

The buyer has not worked in association with other buyers.

Further information

The following websites have been found in published notices.