Our partners

The Lower Thames Crossing will be delivered by many organisations, acting as an integrated team

National Highways

The government agency that aims to deliver a better service for road users and to support a growing economy. National Highways work in the interests of taxpayers, road users and the millions of people who rely on the network every day.

National Highways is building upon its successful record of delivering major projects by bringing together experience and expertise from across the industry into an Integrated Client Team comprised of National Highways, and Technical, Commercial and Integration partners.

Technical Partner

The Technical Partner is a joint venture between COWI and Arcadis and Jacobs.

Commercial Partner

Turner & Townsend Limited has been awarded the Commercial Partner contract to provide day-to-day commercial and contract management, independent cost assurance and cost audit function across the Lower Thames Crossing programme.

Integration Partner

The Integration Partner will create a collaborative relationship between National Highways and all of its partners.
Jacobs has been awarded the Integration Partner contract for the project.

Delivery Partner - Roads North of the Thames

Our Delivery Partner for the Roads North of the Thames contract is Balfour Beatty Civil Engineering Ltd.

Delivery Partner - Tunnels and systems

At 16 metres wide, our tunnels will be some of the largest bored tunnels in the world. They will also be the longest road tunnels in the UK.

Our Delivery Partners to build the Tunnels and Approaches contract has been awarded to Bouygues Travaux Publics – Murphy Joint Venture

Delivery Partner - Kent Roads

Skanksa Construction UK Limited has been named as the preferred bidder for the Kent Roads contract.