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12 September 2014: Connect Plus reduces crossings of live carriageways to save roadworkers lives   ...    18 July 2014: Skanska Balfour Beatty M25 upgrade most sustainable project of 2014   ...    27 June 2014: Skanska Balfour Beatty recognised for Health and Safety achievements on M25 Widening project   ...    27 June 2014: Skanska Balfour Beatty donates to Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice   ...    21 May 2014: Skanska Balfour Beatty M25 construction team secures CEEQUAL awards   ...    30 April 2014: New section of M25 ‘smart motorway’ opens on Kent/Surrey border   ...    15 April 2014: Skanska Balfour Beatty delivers first section of ‘smartest’ motorway in the country   ...    25 March 2014: Skanska Balfour Beatty project team provides personal equipment for Marie Curie nurses   ...    28 October 2013: Connect Plus joins Highways Agency’s plea to drivers to take care through road works   ...    30 September 2013: Skanska Balfour Beatty Welcomes Children to its Southern M25 Managed Motorways Site for Open Doors Weekend   ...    30 September 2013: Skanska Balfour Beatty Welcomes Children to its Northern M25 Managed Motorways Site for Open Doors Weekend   ...    22 August 2013: The first superspan gantry is lifted into place by Skanska Balfour Beatty over the M25 at Junction 24 (near Potters Bar)   ...    11 July 2013: Skanska Balfour Beatty has scooped a hat-trick of industry awards for its work in widening thirty-eight miles of the M25   ...    28 June 2013: Skanska Balfour Beatty Gives Children Interactive Lessons For National Child Safety Week   ...    07 January 2013: Connect Plus Awarded £321m Contract to Upgrade 29 Miles of the M25   ...    10 December 2012: £20,000 From Skanska Balfour Beatty helps keep Air Ambulance in Flight   ...    06 December 2012: Connect Plus ‘Highly Commended’ for Collaborative Procurement Approach   ...    04 December 2012: Double Award Success for Connect Plus   ...    16 November 2012: Make Time for Winter   ...    13 July 2012: M25 Managed Motorway Consultation Begins   ...    10 July 2012: Connect Plus 'Finalist' in Construction News Awards   ...    28 June 2012: Conference 2012 – Excellence in a Changing Environment   ...    19 June 2012: M25 Major Improvement Scheme Completed   ...    15 June 2012: Connect Plus Top of Class at CIHT Awards   ...    8 June 2012: Completion of Widening Works 6 Weeks Ahead of Schedule   ...    6 June 2012: Connect Plus Supports the Highways Agency’s Get Ahead of the Games/Get Ready for Summer campaign.   ...    29 October 2011: M25: The 'road to nowhere' that transformed the UK economy   ...    1 October 2011: Make Time for Winter – useful information from The Highways Agency to prepare for winter driving   ...    30 June 2011: The Department of Transport is consulting on a new Charging order for the Crossing   ...    5 April 2011: Supplier Day   ...    23 February 2010: Safety First Means Zero Harm – M25 Workers Clock Up Over 2.5 Million Hours Without Accidents   ...    4th January 2010: Be ready for severe weather – advice to drivers    ...    16th October 2009: VIPS vantage view of Widening Works    ...    16th July 2009: Ministerial Visit to mark the Award of Contract and Official Start of Work   ...    20th May 2009: £6.2 billion M25 Design, Build, Finance and Operate (DBFO) contract awarded   ...   

A1(M) Hatfield Tunnel Refurbishment

The Hatfield Tunnel forms part of the Trans-European Road Network and is located between Junctions 3 and 4 on the A1(M). The tunnel refurbishment was the first of the three improvement projects to be completed. Originally constructed in 1985, the mechanical and electrical systems within the 0.75 mile tunnel had reached the end of their design life. The refurbishment was necessary to:

New monitoring equipment has also been installed and linked to the new control systems in the Highways Agency’s Regional Control Centre.
The work was completed on time in May 2011 and on budget. Major works to the tunnel have included:

A1(M) Hatfield Tunnel Refurbishment
Skanska Balfour Beatty Joint Venture
c/o Computacenter
Hatfield Business Park
AL10 9TW

Community Relations Manager
Melanie Thickbroom
Tel: 01707 635280

Connect Plus Environmental and Sustainability Policy for Contract Year 4, 2012–2013 – To download a pdf copy of the policy please right click here.