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Haluch to run Breedon's contracting business

12/01/2021

Construction materials firm Breedon appoints industry heavyweight James Haluch as MD of its GB Contracting business.

Amey makes friends in the north with £180m Area 12 deal

01/12/2020

Amey has scooped the Area 12 Maintenance and Response contract for Highways England, worth an estimated £180m.

Camera and sensors scan Kent for potholes

19/11/2020

Kent County Council and Amey are trialling a system that combines cameras and sensors on buses and council vehicles to spot potholes and other carriageway defects.

Comment: Rewarding and recognising our #HighwaysHeroes

10/11/2020

As CEO of Amey, Amanda Fisher's her priority is investment in frontline employees, recognising the great work our #highwaysheroes do every day.

Out with the old, in with…the old

17/08/2020

Responsibility for managing and maintaining the trunk road network in the South of Scotland is in (nearly) new hands.

Amey scoops £35m Bradford street lights deal

13/08/2020

Bradford Metropolitan District Council has awarded Amey a contract worth around £35m over four years to upgrade its street lighting and help it develop as a smart city.

Sensors test ahead of Forth crossings handover

11/08/2020

The Queensferry Crossing will partially close overnight this weekend to allow for the final calibration of structural health monitoring sensors.

Amey bridges gap from Forth to Severn

06/08/2020

Highways England has awarded Amey a 15-year Specialist Bridge Inspection and Maintenance contract worth £16m a year.

Amey appoints new transport infrastructure boss

09/07/2020

Amey has appointed former Murphy Group boss, Peter Anderson, as managing director of its Transport Infrastructure business.

Hindle takes the top job at Kier Highways

06/02/2020

Kier has appointed Nicola Hindle as group managing director for its highways business, taking over the role vacated last year by Dave Wright.

West Sussex pays out £4m after Amey legal challenge

05/02/2020

West Sussex County Council has paid £4m in compensation to Amey over a contested highways procurement process.

Amey to carry on in North Lanarkshire in £49m deal

20/01/2020

Amey has secured a three-year extension worth £49m to its highways maintenance and management contract with North Lanarkshire Council.

Fisher lands Amey job as Milner departs

12/12/2019

Amey has appointed Amanda Fisher as acting CEO after showing the door to incumbent Andy Milner.

All hands on the highway deck in Sheffield

02/12/2019

When rain and floods hit South Yorkshire early in November, Amey, which provides highway maintenance services to Sheffield City Council through the £2bn ‘Streets Ahead’ PFI contract, was in the front line. Highways gets a briefing on its efforts.

Amey celebrates Owen Williams Group's 100 years

29/11/2019

In the lavish main hall of One Great George Street, home of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Amey celebrated the centenary of Sir Owen Williams' engineering practice, which was bought by the company in 2006.

Birmingham seeks £85m interim highways contractor

22/08/2019

Birmingham City Council’s highways PFI vehicle has launched a search for a subcontractor to operate and maintain the city’s roads for a 15-month period in a deal worth up to £85m.

Amey seeks consistency after £428m loss

01/08/2019

Amey UK Plc has posted a loss of £428m for 2018 after extricating itself from the controversial Birmingham Highways PFI.

Amey pays £215m to end Birmingham PFI

03/07/2019

Amey has agreed to pay Birmingham City Council £215m to terminate its Highways PFI contract following a high profile court case.

Analysis: Citizen engagement at the heart of tomorrow’s services

19/06/2019

Amey business director (highways) David Ogden looks at citizen engagement and its role in the future of highways / public services.

Amey appoints former Colas boss to Highways team

10/06/2019

Amey has appointed former Colas boss Peter Bamfield to its Highways Executive team as a business director, taking over the management of Amey’s maintenance and management contract with Sheffield City Council.

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