Engineering (highways and street lighting)

Service features

The service completes around 11,200 drainage, highway and street lighting jobs a year, and can undertake most aspects of civil engineering.

In addition, we have the skills to carry out construction works and can offer a consultation service on most aspects of civil engineering. 

Benefits to your school

  • Rapid response
  • Safe, fast and effective delivery
  • High quality workmanship
  • Statute licensed for local authority works
  • Friendly, knowledgeable service

Service standards

As the Council's in-house supplier of civil engineering works, we are suitably qualified, experienced and hold statutory regulation regarding highway and street lighting works.


We maintain:

  • 660km of adopted highway and associated assets
  • 40,000 gullies
  • 22,000 lighting columns and illuminated signs & bollards
  • Ancillary drainage systems
  • Carry out construction works using in house teams

Additional services

  • Pot hole and flagging repairs
  • Resurfacing of roads, car parks and playgrounds
  • Drainage surveys and repair
  • Street lighting replacement and repair
  • Electrical maintenance and repair
  • Snow clearance and gritting
  • Construction consultations