Larkhill Road, Somerset


 June 2015

Contract Type: Consult and Construct.

Project Name: Larkhill Road, Somerset.

Longstanding Problem: The S278 had remained incomplete for over 7 years meaning the residents were less than happy with the entrance to the development.

Discipline: Civil Engineering Ground Works

Obstacles: Throughout the project there were various obstacles including drainage that was not connecting in to positive drainage meaning alternative solutions had to be tabled including approval sought. In addition the project included diversion of various services that again ended up being out of locations or at incorrect depths.

Local Authority: Somerset County Council

3rd Party Liaison: Paris Council, Utility Companies, Siemens

Solution: JLES provided a full turnkey solution to act as principal contractor in delivering a complex S278 project including the installation of traffic signals, crossings, signage, drainage and extensive civils works.

Project Value: £329,000

3rd Party Liaisons: Local Authority Transport Signals Department, Water Company, Parish Council.

Key Features:

  • Full Turn Key Solution
  • Fixed Fee to complete works