General Civil Engineering Services

About Civil Engineering Service

You can rest assured that our experience and knowledge of highways services is second to none. We are responsible for the maintenance of 1,315 streets and tow paths in Oxford with a total length of 320km (199miles). We undertake the maintenance of side roads in Oxford under an agreement with Oxfordshire County Council.

25 Years' Experience

The service has a proven 25-year track record of delivering superior quality services within time and budget.

As well as improving and maintaining our own environment, we provide these services to Oxford Universities and Colleges, Oxfordshire County Council, local hospitals and other organisations within Oxfordshire.

Skilled and Trained Staff

Our permanently employed local staff have a wealth of experience and are highly skilled in their respective fields.

Staff are all trained to NRSWA (New Roads and Streetworks Act) standards and frequently undertake operational, technical and safety training ensuring our expertly skilled staff are able to offer a first class service every time.

See What Our Customers Say

We've used the services of Oxford Direct Services Signs and Lines team for a number of years and they’re always professional, reliable and adaptable. An excellent service.

Ed Wigzell, Oxford University Estates Directorate

The City Council's Direct Services continue to impress me with their professional easy to approach manner and the willingness to go the extra distance in limiting disruption during the works.

Ian O'Connell, Highways & Transport, Oxfordshire County Council