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Conway strengthens management team

27/04/2011

FM Conway is continuing to strengthen its maintenance and contracting operations with a trio of management changes.

FM Conway asphalt plant is busiest in country

08/12/2011

FM Conway has officially opened its Asphalt Plant in Erith supplying surfacing materials across the country.

FM Conway wins £6.5m quartet

22/03/2012

FM Conway has made a strong start to 2012 by winning four new civil engineering contracts worth £6.5m, on behalf of Transport for London, Kent County Council, the London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham and Land Securities.

FM Conway wins Merton highways extension

27/04/2012

FM Conway has secured a five-year extension to its long-term highways partnership with Merton Council.

FM Conway wins Wandsworth surfacing contract

06/11/2012

FM Conway has secured a £2m contract to carry out surfacing works for the London Borough of Wandsworth.

Conway bags police traffic management contract

04/12/2012

FM Conway has been awarded a twelve month contract with the Metropolitan Police Service to provide Traffic Management support in the City of London.

FM Conway lab offers asphalt and aggies tests

04/02/2013

FM Conway is set to provide local authorities and construction companies with a new laboratory service to test the performance and quality of asphalt, concrete and aggregates.

FM Conway to import bitumen at Kent site

06/06/2013

FM Conway is set to import bitumen at its Imperial Wharf site in Gravesend, Kent.

Cyclist awareness training for HGV drivers

25/07/2013

HGV drivers will be taught safer driving skills through courses run by FM Conway’s London Highways Academy of Excellence.

New asphalt plant for FM Conway

27/08/2013

FM Conway is set to boost its asphalt manufacturing and recycling capacity by opening a new plant near Heathrow, Middlesex.

FM Conway fits HGV fleet with cycle safety measures

03/10/2013

FM Conway, an operator of one of the largest heavy goods vehicles fleets in London, has adapted its entire fleet to ensure all vehicles have the latest safety measures to provide further protection for cyclists, pedestrians and other road users.

Sustainability award for FM Conway

19/12/2013

FM Conway has picked up a sustainability award in recognition of its approach to sustainable construction.

£21m Lewisham highways contract goes to FM Conway

19/02/2014

A road maintenance contract worth up to £21 million has been awarded to FM Conway.

HGVs recognised for safety at FM Conway

13/02/2014

Contractor FM Conway has become one of the first UK companies to achieve certification to a major new standard for protecting road users.

FM Conway wins £450m Westminster City Council contracts

26/03/2014

FM Conway has won major maintenance and improvement contracts with Westminster City Council valued at up to £450 million.

FM Conway opens new asphalt plant

19/06/2014

FM Conway has opened a new £10 million asphalt plant.

Yotta to work with FM Conway in Westminster

05/08/2014

Yotta has partnered with FM Conway to deliver a £30 million per annum highway maintenance contract for Westminster City Council.

FM Conway importing and supplying bitumen from new Thames terminal

09/09/2014

FM Conway has started to import and supply bitumen from its new Imperial Wharf site in Gravesend, Kent.

FM Conway invests in new gritters for Lewisham

21/01/2015

FM Conway has invested £350,000 in four brand new gritters to service the London Borough of Lewisham.

FM Conway to supply Nynas with bitumen in the south east

15/04/2015

FM Conway has signed a deal to supply Nynas – the UK’s leading provider of bitumen binder – with the material from its recently built Imperial Wharf terminal in Gravesend, Kent.

FM Conway to double number of apprentices

23/04/2015

FM Conway has pledged to double the number of apprentices at the company by the end of the next financial year.

Rochester bridges to be maintained by FM Conway

18/05/2015

FM Conway has been awarded a five-year contract to maintain the bridges over the Medway at Rochester.

Industry standard first for FM Conway

29/06/2015

FM Conway has become the first company in the UK to receive certification for the National Highways Sector Scheme for the installation, maintenance and repair of modular paving (NHSS 30).

FM Conway secures new maintenance contract in Bexley

17/08/2015

FM Conway will deliver highway maintenance and civil engineering projects across Bexley after winning a four and a half year contract.

Award for London Highways Academy of Excellence

01/03/2016

The London Highways Academy of Excellence has won the Civil Engineering Contractors Association’s (CECA) Inspiring Change in the Community Award 2016.

FM Conway and TfL launch asphalt trial

23/03/2016

Leading infrastructure services company FM Conway has launched a trial with Transport for London (TfL) to test the use of a high recycled asphalt mix for the surface course of a strategic road.

FM Conway relocates headquarters

23/06/2016

FM Conway has relocated its head office to Sevenoaks in Kent.

FM Conway wins £56m contract for East Sussex highways work

29/06/2016

FM Conway has secured its first ever contract with a county council after bagging a £56 million deal to deliver highways surfacing work for East Sussex County Council.

FM Conway lands three lighting contracts

30/09/2016

FM Conway has been awarded a hat-trick of lighting contracts with three London boroughs, worth up to £13 million over the next five years.  

Apprentices secure jobs at FM Conway

25/11/2016

A number of apprentices at FM Conway have graduated from the apprenticeship programme and will now work for the company.

FM Conway buys Berkshire Macadam

03/01/2017

FM Conway has boosted its asphalt capacity with the acquisition of Berkshire Macadam Ltd.

Second asphalt acquisition for FM Conway

05/01/2017

FM Conway has acquired United Asphalt, building on the company’s recent purchase of Berkshire Macadam.

The Big Interview: Calm at the centre of innovation

02/03/2018

Dominic Browne talks to FM Conway’s David Smith about the intelligence and research behind the scenes that is keeping the firm at the vanguard of the sector.

The Long Read: Closing the testing gap

08/03/2018

To mark National Pothole day, David Smith, development director at FM Conway, looks at how material testing that simulates real-world conditions will support the sector to deliver a road network that’s fit for the 21st century.

Comment: Overcoming the Apprenticeship Levy challenge

11/04/2018

Highways has revealed some of the difficulties facing the Government's Apprenticeship Levy and reported on calls for reform. In this article Liz Garvey, HR director at FM Conway, looks at how firms can make the most of the current system.

Conway looks to strengthen highways expertise with key promotions

22/05/2018

FM Conway has bolstered its senior team with promotions in key divisions, aiming to support its ongoing focus on developing its core highways services.

Why don’t we do (repairs) in Abbey Road?

21/06/2018

Infrastructure services contractor FM Conway caused a brief panic among music fans as resurfacing works temporarily did away with the famous Abbey Road zebra crossing.

It’s coming home (for FM Conway at least): Firm secures £130m Croydon contract

09/07/2018

Infrastructure services company FM Conway has won a highway service contract worth up to £130m with the London Borough of Croydon, where it has an asphalt plant, as part of the town’s £5.2bn regeneration programme.

FM Conway tackles driver shortage with new LGV apprenticeship

27/09/2018

Infrastructure services company FM Conway has launched one of the construction industry’s first Large Goods Vehicle driver apprenticeship programmes.

London's Illuminated River project to be 'longest public art commission in the world'

14/01/2019

FM Conway has secured the first phase of the Illuminated River project, which once completed will span 4.5 nautical miles of the River Thames and be the longest public art commission in the world.

Did you see the Zebra crossing?

20/02/2019

Infrastructure services firm FM Conway has installed new three-dimensional road markings on a zebra crossing in London to get drivers to slow down.

Local heroes Conway to blitz Kent's potholes in £1.5m deal

21/02/2019

Kent County Council has awarded FM Conway a two-year contract to provide surface repair services through the council’s ‘pothole blitz’ initiative.

A highways trailblazer

19/03/2019

Meg Bailey, trainee site supervisor at FM Conway, explains her journey into the highways sector and how more young men and women can be encouraged to take up on-site roles.

Rochester trusts FM Conway with £8.5m bridge repairs

26/03/2019

FM Conway has secured a £8.5m refurbishment contract with the Rochester Bridge Trust for the town’s key road crossing over the River Medway.

FM Conway appoints non-exec director

23/05/2019

FM Conway has bolstered its senior leadership team with the appointment of Ron Woodland as a non-executive director.

Conway self-delivers £6m Lewisham resurfacing job

12/06/2019

The London Borough of Lewisham has appointed infrastructure services company FM Conway to deliver a £6m contract for highways resurfacing services across the borough.

FM Conway hits 80% recycled content in Westminster

27/06/2019

FM Conway has laid a surface course mix in Westminster containing 80% recycled materials - pushing the boundaries of the use of reclaimed asphalt (RA) within road surfaces.

FM Conway racks up M2 super stats

05/08/2019

FM Conway proved the efficiency of its in-house asphalt delivery on a recent resurfacing of the M2 motorway in Kent - making short work of laying 5,575m2 with both binder course and surface course, and a further 19,660m2 of surface course only.

£60m FM Conway win extends one of the oldest partnerships in the business

09/09/2019

FM Conway has re-secured a contract worth up to £60m with Merton Council to deliver highways works and services, extending their long-term partnership for at least the next seven years.

FM Conway and Brake team up for Road Safety Week

22/11/2019

FM Conway has entered into a new partnership with the road safety charity, Brake, that will see the two organisations fundraising and raising road safety awareness together as they both aim for vision zero.

Big Interview: Michael Conway - The head of the family

09/01/2020

As FM Conway closes in on its 60th birthday, Dominic Browne speaks to the man at the top, Michael Conway, about life in the hot seat, growing a family business and standing up for the sector.

FM Conway wins £98m Richmond and Wandsworth joint deal

10/01/2020

FM Conway has secured a £98m public realm and major highway contract from Richmond upon Thames and Wandsworth.

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