The road will be closed between 9:30am and 3:30pm from Monday 5Â March until Saturday 31Â March.
For vehicles travelling northbound, a diversion will be in place via Bridge Road, Argent Street, B189Â Sherfield Road, Derby Road, A126Â Orsett Road, Stanley Road, Clarence Road and A126Â Bridge Road
The diversion for southbound vehicles will be via Clarence Road, B189Â Sherfield Road, Argent Street, Bridge Road.
Access will be maintained for residents and businesses at all times.
Thurrock Council apologises for any inconvenience caused while these essential works are completed.
For more information on road closures in the borough, go to thurrock.gov.uk/roads