National Road Planing - NRP


Combining 30 years’ experience with the most technically advanced fleet in the business, NRP is the UK’s premier road planing contractor. 

National Road Planing, NRP, is the UK’s leading road planing contractor. Combining 30 years' industry experience with one of the largest and most technologically advanced fleets, we have the expertise and resources to meet the widest range of project requirements and material supply demands.

NRP carries out planing contracts throughout the UK, ranging in size from a one-day hire to long-term maintenance contracts. Confidence in the quality and cost effectiveness of our service is so high, that we are currently partnering with many of our customers on highways agency and local authority contracts for periods of up to 10 years.

Fine milling, surface mining, planing, retexturing


We support our customers by playing our part in the management of the UK’s highway network. 

We operate a team of over one hundred and fifteen planing specialists and manage all types of contracts including, Highways Agency MAC contracts, Annual Resurfacing Tenders and Runway and airfield works. 

NRP also offer specialist solutions such as fine milling of existing surfaces to restore micro and macro texture, surface mining to extract minerals from existing installations such as airfields and surface preparation for flooring and bridge decks. We work with customers and our supply partners to find bespoke solutions to their needs. 

We have the flexibility to provide specialist solutions to customer challenges. 

Productivity, Innovation and Silverstone


Reprofile the F1 circuit using precision milling systems. 

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M54 Planing

A first for the UK strategic road network.

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City Centre, Cardiff

NRP planes Covid response works in the bust city centre.

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Innovation in planing

We are constantly looking for new ways to drive productivity in planing. The commitment of our teams has resulted in the adoption of latest technologies that have proven themselves across the strategic network and in the delivery of the iconic Silverstone race circuit. 

Diamond fine milling

Consistent texture, increased production.

Full width planing

Safer, less reversing manoeuvres, increased production, improved profile.

Topcon Smoothride

Accurate levelling, design profile to allow for uniform paving thickness, improved ridability.

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