A14 maintenance work between junction 33 and junction 44

We are carrying out essential maintenance on the A14 in this area. This will improve the overall condition of the road, make it safer for road users and extend its lifespan.

Start date March 2021
End date Autumn 2022
Cost

Latest updates

  • 16 May 2022

    Upcoming A14 Closures

    We’ll be carrying out a range of works, on the A14, between junction 33 and junction 44. These works will be undertaken in various phases, running until autumn 2022.

    Lane 3 between junction 37 and junction 38, eastbound and westbound, is closed until summer 2022 so expect some delays.

    A14 eastbound closure junction 35 and junction 39
    Dates

    Monday 23 May to Tuesday 31 May and Monday 6 June to Friday 10 June 2022 weeknights only from 9pm to 4am (excludes Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend).

    Diversion

    A14 Eastbound traffic exit at A14 J35 follow A1303, A1304 and B1506 re-joining A14 at junction 39.

    A11 northbound traffic exit at Six Mile Bottom follow A1304 and B1506 re-joining A14 at junction 38.

    A14 westbound closure junction 39 and junction 35
    Dates

    Wednesday 27 April to Friday 6 May 2022 weeknights only from 9pm to 4am

    Monday 13 June to Thursday 23 June 2022 weeknights only from 9pm to 4am

    Monday 27 June to 1 July 2022 weeknights only from 9pm to 4am

    Diversion

    A14 westbound traffic exit at A14 J39 follow B1506, A142 re-joining A14 at junction 36 or 37.

    A11 southbound traffic exit at A14 J38 follow A1304 re-joining A11 at Six Mile Bottom.

    A14 junction 36 to junction 38 in both directions

    Bridge waterproofing works for A14 Exning and Windmill bridges which will require a contraflow in summer 2022.

Project information

Overview

We are carrying out essential work on the A14 between junction 33 and junction 44. The work includes:

  • Work to keep the bridge safe
  • Replacing barriers
  • Drainage
  • New signs
  • Resurfacing
  • Road studs (cats' eyes)
  • Clearer road lines
  • Bridge waterproofing

The work here is essential and will help extend the lifespan of the road and make journeys safer for motorists.


Some of this work is already taking place and will continue in various phases until autumn 2022. During the road closures we will be carrying out as much work as possible to help prevent the need for further road closures in the near future. We are working to minimise the disruption to motorists and would like to thank everyone for their patience while this essential work takes place.

 

Benefits for this scheme include:

  • Work on the bridge which will improve its safety, the road surface and its lifespan.
  • Safety barrier upgrade which will improve safety and prevent cars going onto the wrong side of the road.
  • Resurfacing work which will improve the quality and safety of the road surface, as well as refreshing the road white lines and road studs (cats' eyes).
  • New drainage system which will help prevent flooding and so reduce any road closures when during heavy rain.

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