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Forth Replacement Crossing contracts signed

The £790M Forth Replacement Crossing has been formally awarded following a mandatory standstill period by Scottish Ministers.

The contract has been formally awarded to the Forth Crossing Bridge Constructors (FCBC) consortium comprising of Hochtief, Dragados, American Bridge International and Morrison Construction supported by a design team comprising Ramboll, Gifford, Grontmij and Leonhardt Andrae and Partner.

FCBC was previously announced as the preferred bidder for the design and build contract on 21 March with a bid of £790M.
Construction on the FRC is expected to begin during the summer of 2011.

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