An Early Contractor Involvement process began in September 2020 with a Request for Proposal stage. This will see two tenderers selected to enter a competitive design process to determine a final design.
The reference design for the new bridge was released in October 2020. The final design will evolve through the competitive design process. Consultation on the reference design is underway until 13 November 2020.
It is anticipated that a contract will be awarded in late 2021 and a detailed design for construction will be finalised soon after that, ready for construction to start in 2022.
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