A442

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Improvements in The Area

 

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Below is information from Telford & Wrekin Council regarding forthcoming works in our local area.

 

(24.9.20) Brockton Loop Works – latest news . . .

Due to Inclement weather the temporary road closure along along Brockton Roundabout, Brockton Way, Halesfield 10, Sutton Hill Roundabout to Brockton Roundabout, Madeley and Bridgnorth Road SCC Boundary – Brockton Roundabout, Brockton, Shifnal. will now take place Friday, 25th September 2020 and will last for a duration of 1 night between the hours of 19.00pm and 6.00am with an end date of Saturday, 26th September 2020.

Updated Traffic Management Order can be seen here:   Traffic Management Order

 

(9.9.20)  Traffic Management – Brockton Loop Works  – see here:  Traffic Management Order

 

(8.9.20)  A442 Resurfacing – Brockton Loops

We will shortly be working in your area as part of the Council’s 4 year investment programme to ‘Protect, Care and Invest to create a better borough’. Between 2020 and 2024 we are investing over £50m to keep neighbourhoods safe, clean and well connected.  The ‘Pride in our Community’ Highways Capital Programme will deliver improvements to infrastructure including roads, footpaths, parking, sustainable transport, street furniture, drains and structures.

Our vision is to ‘Keep Telford Moving’ and in 20/21 we will invest £22m to deliver 200 improvement schemes across the borough.   These improvements will be achieved in partnership with the Council’s Principal Contractor Balfour Beatty.

Resurfacing – A442 Brockton Loops

We will shortly be carrying out resurfacing works on the A442 Brockton Loops between the A4169 and Brockton Way. This work will improve the condition of the existing road surface, as well as making the road safer and extending its life. This work is planned for the 14th September 2020 for 1 week. The works will be carried out under a 24hr road closure of the Brockton Loops and Brockton Way Northbound, there will be a night time closure of the A4169 (Northbound only 19:00 – 06:00) from Castlefields Roundabout. Diversions will be clearly signed and symbolised. The plan below shows the extents of the closure.

Brockton Loop map1

Reconstruction, resurfacing & kerb replacements – A442 Hollinswood Northbound Off-slip

Following on from the resurfacing of the A442 Brockton Loops we will be moving onto Hollinswood Interchange Northbound off-slip, this scheme involves reconstruction, resurfacing & a new kerbline. This work is planned for 21st September 2020 for 3 weeks. The works will be carried out under a 24hr road closure of the off-slip, a 24hr lane 1 closure of the A442 adjacent to the off-slip & a 24hr lane 1 closure adjacent to the off-slip on Hollinswood Interchange. The diversion will be clearly signed. The plan below shows the extents of the closure.

Brockton Loop map2

 

Resurfacing, drainage repairs & kerb replacements – A442 Lane 1 adjacent to Randlay Interchange

Following that, we are going to carry out resurfacing, construction of a new drainage section & new kerbline of the A442 lane 1 adjacent to Randlay Interchange. This work is planned for 12th October 2020 for 2 weeks. The works will be carried out under a 24hr road closure with a short diversion up onto Randlay Interchange and back down the on-slip at Randlay interchange, re-joining the A442 carriageway. The plan below shows the extents of the closure.

Brockton Loop map3

 

Please note these works are weather dependant and delays may occur if we experience poor weather. The works will be completed by our new partner and highways contractor Balfour Beatty, who will be using their specialist sub-contractors Tarmac, G N Groundworks, Quantum Traffic Management, WJ Road Markings, DynoRod, Extrudakerb & Dynniq.

For further project specific information such as drawings and diversion routes, please visit our website at www.telford.gov.uk/resurfacing

Balfour Beatty will be the lead delivering this work in partnership with the Council and our details are below, for any questions or queries relating to this scheme please contact us at our new highways hub: TelfordHighwaysHub@balfourbeatty.com

For more information about the Council’s Pride in Our Community programme please visit www.telford.gov.uk/pride. The full list of works planned for your area can be found on the projects page.

 

 

(3.9.20)  Legges Way

 

Micro Asphalt

We will shortly be carrying out surface treatment works in multiple locations, shown below. This work will improve the condition of the existing road surface, as well as making the road safer and extending its life. This work is planned for the 14th September 2020 for 2 weeks (weather permitting). The works will be carried out under a mixture of stop & go, cul-de-sac closures and road closures. Access will be maintained for residents and emergency vehicles, please keep vehicle movements to a minimum and do not let children and pets play near the road.

Micro Asphalt is a surface treatment that is laid on top of the existing road surface and prolongs the life of the road. Preparation works take place prior to the treatment (patching) and ironwork is adjusted following the treatment, along with the replacement of road markings and catseyes.

ASPHALT WORKS TIMETABLE- Sept 20

 

Most of the preparation works have been completed for these sites however some works are still to be carried out on Legges Way, Queens Road & A442 Cold Hatton prior to the treatment. Adjustment of ironwork and replacement of lining and catseyes will follow within 2 weeks.

The works will be completed by our new partner and highways contractor Balfour Beatty, who will be using their specialist sub-contractors RMS & WJ.

A letter will be posted to affected residents and businesses within the week leading up to the treatment to explain the procedure and let you know what to expect.

Due to the developing situation with COVID-19, these dates may be subject to change and schemes could be cancelled or deferred at short notice depending on resource availability or guidance from government. We will do our utmost to deliver work.

Balfour Beatty will be the lead delivering this work in partnership with the Council and our details are below, for any questions or queries relating to this scheme please contact us at our new highways hub: TelfordHighwaysHub@balfourbeatty.com

 For more information about the Council’s Pride in Our Community programme please visit www.telford.gov.uk/pride. The full list of works planned for your area can be found on the projects page.

 

 

(3.8.20)  Brockton Loop

As part of the Council’s 4 year investment programme to ‘Protect, Care and Invest to create a better borough’. Between 2020 and 2024 we are investing over £50m to keep neighbourhoods safe, clean and well connected.  The ‘Pride in our Community’ Highways Capital Programme will deliver improvements to infrastructure including roads, footpaths, parking, sustainable transport, street furniture, drains and structures.

Our vision is to ‘Keep Telford Moving’ and in 20/21 we will invest £22m to deliver 200 improvement schemes across the borough.  These improvements will be achieved in partnership with the Council’s Principal Contractor Balfour Beatty.

Resurfacing – Brockton Loop

Resurfacing works on Brockton Roundabout will shortly be carried out. This work will improve the condition of the existing road surface, as well as making the road safer and extending its life. This work is planned for the 14th September 2020 for 1 week

Due to the developing situation with COVID-19, these dates may be subject to change and schemes could be cancelled or deferred at short notice depending on resource availability or guidance from government. We will do our utmost to deliver work.

Balfour Beatty will be the lead delivering this work in partnership with the Council and our details are below, for any questions or queries relating to this scheme please contact us at our new highways hub: TelfordHighwaysHub@balfourbeatty.com

For more information about the Council’s Pride in Our Community programme please visit www.telford.gov.uk/pride. The full list of works planned for your area can be found on the projects page.

Brockton Loop – resurfacing work – map

See also:  https://www.telford.gov.uk/downloads/file/5821/a442_brockton_loop_to_brockton_rbt

 

(28.7.20)  Update to Works at South Drive, Madeley

Resurfacing – South Drive, Madeley

We will shortly be carrying out resurfacing works on South Drive, Madeley. This work will improve the condition of the existing road surface, as well as making the road safer and extending its life. This work is planned for the 3rd August 2020 for 1 week (Monday to Friday 08:00 – 18:00) The works will be carried out under a road closure.

The works will be completed by our new partner and highways contractor Balfour Beatty, who will be using their specialist sub-contractors Tarmac & G N Groundworks. Access will be maintained during the works for residents and for emergency vehicles although there will be short periods of time when the contractors will require residential and commercial traffic to be excluded to allow the surfacing material to harden. We will try to cause as little inconvenience as possible and really appreciate your co-operation whilst we are undertaking the works.  Please keep vehicle movements to a minimum and do not let children or pets play near or on the road.

Due to the developing situation with COVID-19, these dates may be subject to change and schemes could be cancelled or deferred at short notice depending on resource availability or guidance from government. We will do our utmost to deliver work.

Balfour Beatty will be the lead delivering this work in partnership with the Council and our details are below, for any questions or queries relating to this scheme please contact us at our new highways hub: TelfordHighwaysHub@balfourbeatty.com

 For more information about the Council’s Pride in Our Community programme please visit www.telford.gov.uk/pride. The full list of works planned for your area can be found on the projects page.

SOUTH DRIVE – DIVERSION PLAN:CLICK HERE

 

(13.7.20)  Temporary Road Closure – South Drive, Madeley

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS – TC1-0319 South Drive Order

 

(10.7.20)  Temporary Footpath Closure along Silkin Way

We will shortly be working in your area as part of the Council’s 4-year investment programme to ‘Protect, Care and Invest to create a better borough’. Between 2020 and 2024 we are investing over £50m to keep neighbourhoods safe, clean and well connected.  The ‘Pride in our Community’ Highways Capital Programme will deliver improvements to infrastructure including roads, footpaths, parking, sustainable transport, street furniture, drains and structures.

Our vision is to ‘Keep Telford Moving’ and in 20/21 we will invest £22m to deliver 200 improvement schemes across the borough. These improvements will be achieved in partnership with the Council’s Principal Contractor Balfour Beatty.

 CAPITAL STRUCTURES

 We will shortly be carrying out work to MADELEY NO.2 FOOTBRDGE, which will include but not limited to;

  • Removal of existing footbridge surfacing and concrete deck slabs
  • Installation of new permanent formwork, reinforced concrete deck slabs and surfacing
  • Replace expansion joints to both ends of structure

The works will be completed by our specialist sub-contractors GN Groundworks, Balvac and Volker Laser.

When are we planning to deliver this work?

The work is due to take place on 27th July 2020 for a duration of 12 weeks, weather permitting. The works will be carried out under a 24hr footpath closure with pedestrian diversion (see below for diversion plan). We will be working between 08:00 to 16:00 on weekdays and will have our dedicated teams on site to assist you during this time to help you get past the working areas safely should you need to do so.

Information about access to your property

Access will be maintained to footpaths and access ramps either side of the bridge during the works although traffic over the bridge will be prohibited. We will try to cause as little inconvenience as possible and really appreciate your co-operation whilst we are undertaking the works.

Due to the developing situation with COVID-19, these dates may be subject to change and schemes could be cancelled or deferred at short notice depending on resource availability or guidance from government. We will do our utmost to deliver work

 Balfour Beatty will be the lead delivering this work in partnership with the Council and our details are below, for any questions or queries relating to this scheme please contact us at our new highways hub: TelfordHighwaysHub@balfourbeatty.com

 

TC1-0311 Silkin Way Footpath Madeley Order

 

Silkin Way closure

 

 

(7.7.20)  Castlefields Way – Majestic Way

Temporary Road Closures: 

 

 

(26.6.20)  Dual Carriageway Maintenance 2020

We will shortly be working in your area as part of the Council’s 4 year investment programme to ‘Protect, Care and Invest to create a better borough’. Between 2020 and 2024 we are investing over £50m to keep neighbourhoods safe, clean and well connected.  The ‘Pride in our Community’ Highways Capital Programme will deliver improvements to infrastructure including roads, footpaths, parking, sustainable transport, street furniture, drains and structures.

Our vision is to ‘Keep Telford Moving’ and in 20/21 we will invest £22m to deliver 200 improvement schemes across the borough.

These improvements will be achieved in partnership with the Council’s Principal Contractor  Balfour Beatty.

 

During the period 6th July 2020 – 29th July 2020 routine environmental maintenance operations will be carried out across the dual carriageway network.

 

Dual carriageway timetable

The majority of works will be undertaken under full road closures, these closures will take place overnight to minimise disruption and the impact on the road network.

This year’s dual carriageway maintenance programme will see the Council’s Highways Contractor Balfour Beatty working closely with Idverde, the Councils grounds maintenance and street cleansing contractor along with Street Lighting contractor Prysmian to jointly deliver a variety of essential maintenance works as follows:

  • gully cleaning
  • grass cutting
  • street light replacements
  • essential carriageway repairs
  • litter picking
  • carriageway sweeping
  • hedge cutting
  • tree felling
  • essential vehicle barrier repairs

The programme and diversion routes for this scheme will shortly be updated on the Council’s website and can be downloaded.  Please note that this may be subject to change dependant on adverse weather conditions and other unforeseen circumstances out of our control. If the programme is updated, this will be published on the website as a revision.

Due to the developing situation with COVID-19, these dates may be subject to change and schemes could be cancelled or deferred at short notice depending on resource availability or guidance from government. We will do our utmost to deliver work

Balfour Beatty will be the lead delivering this programme in partnership with the Council’s other Contractors and our details are below, for any questions or queries relating to this scheme please contact us at our highways hub:

TelfordHighwaysHub@balfourbeatty.com

For more information about the Council’s Pride in Our Community programme please visit www.telford.gov.uk/pride.

 

T&W - Pride - Balfour

 

(3.7.20)  Emergency Road Closure – Halesfield – UPDATE

Halesfield 1 from approximately 81m north of its junction with Halesfield 2 for approximately 234m in a northerly
direction. Effective 9 July 2020 for a maximum of 18 months.    CLICK HERE for full TPT notice.

Halesfield 1 closure map