Start
February 2021
End
March 2022
Client
Milestone (formerly Skanska)
Location
Oxfordshire
VGC contract value
£3,200,000
a40 project

We are widening the A40 north of Oxford.A40

The scope includes the civil engineering associated with widening the carriageway. We are working to improve the drainage; and installing ducting. We are also widening the carriageway ready for resurfacing.

We are also constructing an off-site water treatment pond just north of the village of Wolvercote.

Head of HSQE Richard Wheeler delivered FIR training to all the workforce on the project in early March 2021.
Head of HSQE Richard Wheeler delivered FIR training to all the workforce on the project in early March 2021.

Client Skanska (now Milestone) commissioned VGC Projects to carry out works on the A40 on behalf of client Oxfordshire County Council. Their confidence in VGC Projects was based on the quality of our work on the M25 emergency refuge areas.

The main photograph shows works near the A34 bridge across the A40.