Balfour Beatty WorkPlace has signed the Southampton Highways Service Partnership contract with Southampton City Council.
The £100M partnership is due to begin in October 2010 and is initially for 10 years with the option of a five-year extension.
The Highways Service Partnership will provide highways transportation planning and asset management services.
“We are delighted to have signed this important strategic partnership contract with Southampton City Council,” said Balfour Beatty chief executive, Ian Tyler. “We look forward to delivering an effective, efficient, sustainable and customer-focused highways service for the City.”
Balfour Beatty WorkPlace (BBW) is a total facilities management and business services outsourcing company to private and public sector markets. The capabilities of the company span a range of built environment disciplines, including highways, property management, asset management, facilities management and administration services.
The business has over 12,000 employees with existing partnerships with a number of central government departments and 16 UK local authorities.