Essential maintenance and improvements on the A12, and A120 in Essex

Posted 2 November 2018

Osbourne Engineering have released the following traffic bulletin on behalf of Highways England.

Traffic Management Bulletin
Week commencing Monday 5 November
Progress overview

A12 junctions 28 to 27 Colchester – bridge refurbishment
No planned carriageway closures this week. One lane of the junction 27 exit slip road will remain closed 24 hours a day.

A14 Orwell Bridge eastbound – technology maintenance
One lane eastbound across the bridge will be closed between 8pm and 6am each night next week. There will be no full closures or diversion routes.


A120 River Blackwater – bridge refurbishment
No planned carriageway closures this week

A120 Hare Green Roundabout Harwich Road Improvement
The westbound carriageway between Horsley Cross Roundabout and the junction with the A133 will be closed overnight between 9pm and 5am on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday nights. A signed diversion will be in place via the B1035, B1033 and A133.


Please note the Harwich Road junction with the A120 and the central reserve gap by Park Road are now closed.


Please allow additional time for your journeys while work takes place.


Specific details of planned closures can be found below:

5, 6 and 8 NovemberA120 WestboundDiversion from via B1035, B1033 and A133
Overnight 9pm to 5am  

Please use this information to help you plan your journeys. The information contained here is correct at the time of publishing. Our programme of work is weather dependent and is subject to change.
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