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Carillion and North Tyneside Council scoop prestigious award

Support services and construction company Carillion is celebrating after its North Tyneside’s £3.5million Blue House Bridge project scooped a prestigious award from the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) North East.

The £3.5million project, completed on time and on budget last year, scooped the top award in the project under £4 million category in this year’s Robert Stephenson Awards.

It recognised the successful partnership between North Tyneside Council, Carillion Civil Engineering – the contractors on the scheme - and Scott Wilson, design consultants.

Judges said: “We applaud the whole project team for delivery of this strategic project on time and to budget.

“The work to a vital transport artery for Tyneside was constructed without noticeable delays to the travelling public, this was achieved by the commitment of the client, designer and contractor to work closely and produce a solution that met complex constraints without interrupting traffic flows of more than 50,000 vehicles per day.”

North Tyneside Council embarked on the project to build two structures - one eastbound and one westbound bridge - over two years ago when it became apparent that the existing bridge was at the end of its serviceable life.


Peter Samuel, Carillion Civil Engineering Contracts Director, said: “Carillion is delighted that this innovative project has been recognised with an award. This is positive news for both us and our clients North Tyneside Council and their agent Scott Wilson as well as something which the community can benefit from.”

Councillor Frank Lott, Cabinet member for Transport said: “This is an achievement we can all be proud of.

“The A1058 Coast Road is the most important local link road for anyone wishing to access the A19 and Tyne Tunnel. The new bridge has helped to ensure that this vital east-west corridor can meet the demands of modern day traffic levels for another 100 years and more.

“It’s great that the council has earned this prestigious award in recognition of the whole project, which was on schedule, on budget and with minimal disruption to the public.”

The original bridge - built in the 1920’s and early 1930’s, but then extended in the 1960’s as part of the Coast Road widening scheme – was found to be showing signs of corrosion during routine checks on all borough bridges in 2005.

The council agreed they could meet the cost of providing a new bridge – one of 102 bridges, footbridges and subways from within the existing Local Transport Plan budget.

Work got underway on site in September 2007 with demolition of the westbound bridge and this was opened during February 2008 to allow the eastbound bridge to proceed.

The whole project was completed in August last year.

During all phases of the works there was provision for two lanes of traffic, and this has allowed little disruption to the public, something that was seen as very important to the council.

Email: Donna.Halfpenny@carillionplc.com


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