A quartet of contractors have won places on the four-year Eastern Highways Alliance framework worth up to £75m.
The alliance comprises a group of nine councils; Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Norfolk, Luton, Bedford, Central Bedfordshire, Essex and Southend on Sea.
The four winning contractors are Tarmac, Osborne, Eurovia and Jackson.
The framework will start this month and run until 2016.
The quartet of contractors will compete for work on schemes including highway improvements, highways works, town centre improvements, drainage and various other infrastructure projects.
Paul Fleetham, Managing Director of Tarmac National Contracting said: “I’m delighted that Tarmac has been selected for this Framework. This is the latest in a series of major contract wins for Tarmac.
“It reflects our strong track record of working in collaboration with local authorities to successfully manage, maintain and add value to their highways assets.
“We will use our expertise to deliver high quality products, advice and services to help the Alliance partners manage their road network and identify value saving opportunities. ”