From specified drainage works to drainage services as part of civil engineering and council projects, BCE Northern have been part of many operations throughout the North East including within the South Tyneside and Durham areas. We have often been chosen as the preferred selected contractor to work alongside a leading council in the region for carrying out earthworks and drainage.


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South Tyneside Council – Lizard Lane Drainage Scheme

In February 2021, BCE Northern was appointed as Principal Contractor by South Tyneside Council for the drainage improvement works at Lizard Lane, Whitburn.
Lizard Lane is a busy link road connecting the Whitburn and Marsden areas of South Tyneside. Frequent heavy rain and clay soil led to the carriageway remaining flooded for long periods, even after the rain had stopped.

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South Tyneside Civil Engineering, Excavation and Drainage Framework 2017-2019

In September 2017 BCE Northern Ltd was re-appointed by South Tyneside Council to their Framework for Civil Engineering and Highway Works for both categories of Earthworks and Drainage. Having previously executed the existing Framework between January 2014 and February 2017 the Council set up a Framework under which it can procure Civil Engineering work for a period of two years

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Etherley Lane Drainage Works – Durham County Council

BCE Northern Ltd is engaged in a Framework Contract with Durham County Council, which it uses to procure Civil Engineering & Highway Works to a value between £50,000 & £250,000. A recently awarded drainage project was undertaken at Etherley Lane, Bishop Auckland. 

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Durham County Council Framework for Civil Engineering Works 2017 – 2019

In 2017, BCE Northern was reappointed as a framework partner on the Durham County Council Civil Engineering Framework for a further two years with the option to extend for an extra year following successful fulfilment of works and schemes on the existing framework over a number of years. Our Contract was renewed following an extensive pre-qualification and tendering process geared toward Quality, Technical Experience and Competitiveness.

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