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Lindsay Corporation got Highways England contract

Christian Fernsby |
indsay Corporation, through its wholly owned subsidiary Lindsay Transportation Solutions, yesterday announced it has been awarded a contract from Highways England for supply of a Movable Barrier System for use in Kent, United Kingdom.

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Under the contract, Lindsay will provide its Road Zipper System® solution consisting of Quickchange Movable Barriers and Barrier Transfer Machines. The Road Zipper System will enable the moveable barriers to be called into operation when required from their storage position onto the M20 London bound motorway between Junctions 9 and 7 (approximately 24 km).

The system helps enable a quickly deployed contraflow for traffic traveling in the opposite direction. Under the contract, Lindsay also will provide associated training and periodic inspection support services.

Highways England plans for the entire system and related traffic management scheme to be fully operational by December 31, 2020.

Total value of the Contract as awarded is £21,349,035 (approximately $28 million USD).

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