Update: 7:28PM TALKS continue between Fiji Roads Authority and management of New Zealand-based Blacktop Construction Ltd, after it went into receivership.
FRA chief executive officer Neil Cook said they would not comment further on the matter.
The FRA, has given Blacktop Construction Ltd 10 days to satisfy the required standard of work performance after it became bankrupt.
"Whatever the receiver decides, the FRA will ensure that road works in the Northern Division continues," Mr Cook said.
"We will stand ready to deploy all necessary resources to the Northern Division as the situation demands," he said.