Highways England Procurement

View Tenders

Buyer summary

Over the past 11 months, Highways England* has publised more than 1000 public procurement notices. Of these, 91 are tenders and 861 are awards. There are 730 unique titles.

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

(Scatter chart with 1000 data points.)
Location map

Operating locations

342 identifiable addresss were found. The main buyer location is Birmingham in region West Midlands. From published data, 10% of Highways England's suppliers belong to the same region.

(UK geochart with 21 buyer locations and 321 supplier locations.)

Buyer locations:

  • Birmingham - 720
  • Bristol - 102
  • Nottingham - 48
  • Almondsbury - 31
  • Leeds - 27
  • Guildford - 25
  • Darlington - 22
  • Bedford - 16
  • Warrington - 6
  • London - 2
  • Manchester - 1

Suppliers per region:

  • South East - 62
  • London - 62
  • West Midlands - 33
  • East of England - 27
  • East Midlands - 24
  • North West - 24
  • South West - 23
  • Yorkshire and The Humber - 20
  • Wales - 10
  • Scotland - 10
  • North East - 6
  • Northern Ireland - 4
  • None - 2
  • Bern - 1
  • England - 1
  • Nebraska - 1
  • Occitania - 1
  • County Dublin - 1
  • Nevada - 1
  • Utah - 1
  • East - 1
  • California - 1
  • District of Columbia - 1
  • Queensland - 1
  • Munster - 1
  • Leinster - 1
  • Capital Region of Denmark - 1
View pin notices

Pin notices

33 published pin notices. (44 including duplicates.)

View tender notices

Tender notices

81 published tender notices. (91 including duplicates.)

View award notices

Award notices

825 published award notices. (861 including duplicates.)

View update notices

Update notices

4 published update notices.

View awards

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
Geoffrey Osborne South East 6 £9B
Balfour Beatty Civil Engineering London 3 £9B
Bam Nuttall South East 3 £9B
Costain South East 3 £9B
Galliford Try Infrastructure Scotland 3 £9B
John Graham Construction Northern Ireland 3 £9B
Kier Highways East of England 2 £9B
North Midland Construction East Midlands 2 £9B
VINCI Construction East of England 2 £9B
Amey OW South East 1 £9B
Farrans Construction Northern Ireland 1 £9B
Sir Robert Mcalpine East of England 1 £9B
Colas South East 3 £270M
Crown Highways West Midlands 3 £270M
Ground Control East of England 3 £270M
L&R Roadlines North West 2 £270M
Volkerlaser West Midlands 1 £270M
Ringway Infrastructure Services South East 2 £252M
JC Peacock Scotland 1 £4M
Dyer & Butler South East 1 £4M
South West Highways South West 1 £3M
R&W Civil Engineering South East 2 £2M
Costain North West 1 £794K
PROFESSIONAL
Perfect Circle East Midlands 10 £45M
Tarmac West Midlands 1 £17M
Interserve Construction West Midlands 1 £13M
AECOM East of England 29 £10M
WSP South East 33 £9M
Atkins North West 2 £9M
Arcadis London 3 £8M
Xexec London 1 £6M
HW Martin Traffic Management East Midlands 1 £5M
Colas South East 3 £5M
Turner & Townsend Yorkshire and The Humber 9 £5M
Benchmark Estimating North West 6 £5M
Arcadis West Midlands 1 £5M
Gardiner & Theobald London 1 £4M
Gowling WLG London 2 £3M
Ernst & Young London 3 £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
Netcompany East of England 1 £2M
Arcadis North West 3 £2M
J Mccann East Midlands 2 £2M
WJ North West Midlands 2 £2M
SSG Support Services Group London 1 £1M
Volkerlaser West Midlands 3 £1M
Wilson & Scott Highways South East 1 £1M
Atkins Jacobs None 5 £1000K
Amey OW South East 2 £995K
Laing Orourke Construction South East 1 £985K
Costain South East 1 £978K
Hughie Construction Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £932K
Concrete Repairs South West 1 £922K
Bam Nuttall South East 1 £871K
Crown Highways West Midlands 1 £851K
Arup North East 43 £756K
TRL South East 18 £680K
OFFICE
Capita Business Services London 3 £34M
Carbon60 East of England 3 £34M
Hays Specialist Recruitment London 1 £34M
Morson Human Resources North West 1 £34M
STR South East 1 £34M
PA Consulting Services London 1 £14M
Identity Holdings South East 1 £6M
Dynniq North West 1 £4M
Forest Traffic Services Wales 2 £2M
HW Martin East Midlands 1 £2M
R&W Civil Engineering South East 1 £1M
Ainsty Timber Marketing North East 1 £736K
ENVIRONMENT
JC Peacock Scotland 1 £8M
Compass Minerals North West 2 £2M
TECHNOLOGY
Thales South East 2 £6M
Oracle Corporation South East 4 £6M
Atos IT Services London 4 £4M
British Telecommunications London 1 £4M
Netcompany London 1 £3M
Civica London 1 £3M
Virgin Media Business South East 1 £2M
Netcompany East of England 2 £2M
Chubb Systems North West 2 £2M
PCSG London 2 £1M
Lucid Support Services South East 1 £1M
Specialist Computer Centres West Midlands 3 £964K
CACI South West 2 £912K
EE Limited East of England 1 £878K
Liberata South West 1 £802K
Wireless Logic South East 1 £749K
Mott Macdonald Scotland 1 £740K
Costain Its South East 1 £734K
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
Chargemaster East of England 1 £1M
Colas South East 1 £1M
Swarco East of England 1 £1M
WJ North West Midlands 1 £985K

Contract values

Highways England provided financial information for 95% of its published procurement notices. The total maximum value excluding duplicates is £29B.

(Histogram showing the prevelance of contracts in each value band.)
View notices

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 23 2
award Contract Award Notice 18 1
tender Tender Notice 13 3
update Contract Addendum Notice 3 0
update Modification Notice 1 0
Contracts Finder
award Contract Award Notice 843 52
tender Tender Notice 78 9
pin Pipeline Notice 12 4
pin Pre-Procuement Notice 9 0
Explore keywords

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.