Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 036, 2019

A13 including slip roads between A1089 and the Orsett Cock roundabout, A1013 Stanford Road, Brentwood Road

1) The Borough Council of Thurrock, in exercise of their powers under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other powers, has made an Order the effect of which is to:

Close Sections of the A13, A1013 and Brentwood Road in both directions including slip roads as per schedule 1 in this order.

2) The purpose of the Order is to enable the Thurrock Council A13 Road Widening Project, including the construction of a new third lane in both directions, a new roundabout at the A128 (Orsett Cock) junction, the installation of traffic signals on the Orsett Cock roundabout and the replacement of four bridges (Orsett Cock x2, Horndon Road and Saffron Gardens) to be carried out. All prohibitions above will apply in stages during the course of the works and will be signed accordingly and will only be implemented if and when there is an operational need to do so. This minimises the disruption to road users.

3) The alternative routes are in accordance with Schedule 1 to the Order.

4) The Order will come into force at various times starting from 5 April 2019 and on any subsequent day until the works are complete. It only applies to those days and times when indicated on site by the presence of the appropriate traffic signs in accordance with The Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2016.

5) Due to the extent of the project and works involved Thurrock Council is satisfied that the order shall continue in force until the works have been completed, which could take longer than 18 months.

Schedule 1

a) To close the A13 eastbound between the Highways England/Thurrock Council boundary at the A1089 (Tilbury) and the A1014 (The Manorway, Stanford-le-Hope).
Advance diversion via the A1012 (Grays) roundabout (prior to the physical road closure), A1013 Lodge Lane, Daneholes roundabout, A1013 Stanford Road, Orsett Cock roundabout and A13 eastbound to the A1014 (The Manorway, Stanford-le-Hope). Access to the A1089 southbound towards Tilbury will remain open.

b) To close the A13 westbound between the A128 (Orsett Cock roundabout) and the A1089 Tilbury) at the Highways England / Thurrock Council boundary).
Diversion in place via the A1013 Stanford Road, Daneholes Roundabout, Wood View, Old Dock Approach Road, A1089 up to A13.

c) To close the A1013 Stanford Road in both directions between Buckingham Hill Road and the Orsett Cock roundabout.
Diversions will be place via the A1013 Stanford Road and the A13 and vice versa. Access to residential properties and businesses within the closure area will be maintained via the eastern end of the closure.

d) To close Brentwood Road in both directions between Welling Road and the Orsett Cock roundabout.
Diversion will be in place via Brentwood Road, Linford Road, Muckingford Road, East Tilbury Road, Buckingham Hill Road, and the A1013 Stanford Road.

e) To close Brentwood Road in both directions between B188 Conways Road and the Orsett Cock roundabout.
Diversion via the B188 Conways Road, Rectory Road, High Road, Baker Street, A1013 Stanford Road to Orsett Cock roundabout and vice versa.

f) To close the A1013 Stanford Road (western section) in both directions between Rectory Road and Orsett Cock roundabout.
Advance diversion in place via B188 Baker Street, High Road, Rectory Road, Prince Charles Avenue and the A128 Brentwood Road to the Orsett Cock roundabout and vice versa.

Julie Rogers, Director of Environment and Highways
Publication date: 
Thursday 4 April 2019