2018 Area 9 Rates

Since 07/2014, the basis upon which a Third Party (driver, fleet, haulier or insurer) is to be charged by Kier Highways Ltd. in Area 9 is set out in Appendix A to Annex 23 of the ASC (contract).  This small Appendix should provide protection to Third Parties from over zealous contractors by setting out the formula they are to use […]

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Fuel Spills – Whose Fault?

A fuel spill can cause a hazard to motorists and if not treated promptly, result in costly, time consuming resurfacing requiring lanes closures further interfering with traffic flow.  Cleansing is quick, efficient and often all that is required … but being cheaper, it provides little return for a Highways Contractor. May 2012 saw the Forth Bridge subject to almost a […]

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Kier Highways Alert – Systematic State-Enabled Exaggeration

To understand the basic process of billing, please click here. It appears Highways England are again seeking to keep information from the public they should be serving.  This time providing a non-specific response to a Freedom of information request at WhatDoTheyKnow the specific request titled: Kier Highways Ltd INCIDENT RESPONSE. Anyone receiving a Kier Highways Ltd (Kier) demand for payment in Area […]

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