General Civil Engineering

About Us

We have 25 year proven track record for delivering superior quality services within time and budget constraints. Our partnership working with Oxfordshire County Council, being responsible for the maintenance of 1,315 streets and towpaths in Oxford, with a total length of 320km (199 miles), means you can rest assured that our experience of the highways is second to none. 

The extensive range of plant and equipment within our fleet ensures that we are able to undertake a broad range of highway and civil engineering work, tailoring our services to the needs of our customers, whilst providing business continuity.

What Can We Offer?

The services we carry out include:

  • Footway and carriageway repairs and re-surfacing
  • Dropped kerbs
  • Vehicle-access crossings
  • Sewer connections
  • Construction of new roads and construction of the following:
    • Access roads
    • Footpaths
    • Car parks
    • Cycle tracks
    • Walkways
    • Pedestrian crossings 

Our paving and resurfacing services can be tailored to meet your specific site requirements and can be delivered as a standalone service or as part of a portfolio of services. We can offer grounds maintenance, draining and lining services to compliment resurfacing works; for occasional works or regular scheduled work programmes. 

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