What Is Section 278 Work And How Can SB Civils Help?

Civil Engineering
What Is Section 278 Work And How Can SB Civils Help?

Navigating the intricacies of Section 278 works is essential for the success of any construction project in London. 

As an experienced civil engineering company, we understand the unique challenges that come with these works. Since our formation, SB Civil Engineering has helped a wealth of firms in the British highways sector, with Section 278 compliant roadworks and urban regeneration.

Understanding Section 278

Section 278 of the Highways Act 1980 in the United Kingdom grants local authorities the power to approve modifications to public highways. This process involves developers making alterations or improvements to the highway network in connection with a new development. Navigating the legal and technical aspects of Section 278 works can be complex and it requires a thorough understanding of both the law and civil engineering principles.

Why Choose Our Civil Engineering Company?

Our team has an in-depth understanding of London’s regulatory landscape. We can successfully navigate the intricate process of approvals, permits and local regulations that govern Section 278 works so that you don’t have to.

We recognise that each development project is unique, as such, our civil engineering solutions are tailored to the specific needs and challenges posed by Section 278 works in London. From traffic management plans to road realignment, our team can handle every aspect of the project, ensuring complete compliance.

We have a track record of successful Section 278 works in London. We understand the unique difficulties that can arise when working on new developments in the capital, but we can overcome these challenges with ease. We have worked on a diverse range of projects, from small-scale developments to large infrastructure projects, going above and beyond for our clients every time.

Want Help With Section 278 Works?

Our skills include (but are not limited to):

  • Section 278 Works / S278 Schemes
  • New or Remodelled Highway Construction
  • Junction Modifications / Roadworks
  • Urban Regeneration / Enhancement Schemes
  • Roundabout Construction
  • Cycleway / Footpath Construction
  • Pedestrianisation Schemes
  • Traffic Calming Measures
  • Hard / Soft Landscaping
  • Embankment Stabilisation
  • Street Lighting / Signage
  • Traffic Management
  • Road Closures / Road Diversions

If you are looking for an expert team of civil engineers to assist with your new development project in London, just get in touch with SB Civils.


Civil Engineering