Morgan Est preferred bidder for East Anglia overhead lines upgrade

Morgan Sindall’s infrastructure services provider Morgan Est and its partner Eastern Utility Services (EUS) have been appointed preferred bidder by EDF Energy Networks for a four-year contract worth up to £48 million to Morgan Est, to upgrade overhead lines across East Anglia. The contract has an option to extend a further five years.

The project covers wood pole overhead lines at 11kV and LV, and includes project management, route evaluation, feasibility, design, access consents, circuit installation, removal and refurbishment and testing and commissioning.

The project starts in January 2007 and is due to be completed in 2012.