February 23, 2024

A1 RESURFACING AT THREE LOCATIONS

Overnight works from 11 to 22 March 2024 The A1 is set to benefit from carriageway improvements at three locations, with Transport Scotland’s operating company BEAR Scotland planning ten nights of resurfacing works at North Granthouse, Houndwood and South of Bankton. The works will take place from 11 to 22 March with the following road … Continued

February 21, 2024

OVERNIGHT WORKS ON A84 CRAIGFORTH 40MPH SPEED LIMIT, STIRLING

Sunday 25 February 2024 for three weeks Temporary traffic signals and verge works Works are to take place nightly from 7pm until 6am. From Sunday 25 February 2024 until Monday 18 March 2024, BEAR Scotland, Transport Scotland’s trunk road operating company, is embarking on a project to introduce a new reduced 40mph speed limit at … Continued

February 21, 2024

STRUCTURAL INSPECTIONS ON FOOTBRIDGES OVER M80

Work to take place overnight from 27 February for three nights Overnight carriageway closures required between 8pm to 6am Essential inspections of the structural cables are required on Westfield and Dowanfield footbridges over the M80 between junctions 4 and 6 to allow teams to inspect the cables for any potential defects and/or possible maintenance requirements. … Continued

February 20, 2024

TREE FELLING ON THE A9 AT BANKFOOT

  A9 Bankfoot 26 February-2 March (lane closure with convoy)   BEAR Scotland, acting on behalf of Transport Scotland, is carrying out essential landscape works to remove potentially hazardous trees affected by Ash Die Back disease at the A9 Bankfoot. The scheme will take place from the evening of Monday 26 February 2024 to the … Continued

February 19, 2024

OVERNIGHT PATCHING WORKS AT M9 JUNCTION 7

Overnight carriageway closure 28 February 2024 The southbound carriageway of the M9 will be closed between the slip roads at Junction 7 from 19:30 until 06:00 on the night of 28 February, to allow Transport Scotland’s operating company BEAR Scotland to carry out patching repairs to the road surface. A signed diversion route for southbound … Continued

February 16, 2024

UPDATE: £1,300,000 ROAD IMPROVEMENTS FOR A9 ALNESS TO TOMICH

Update: the main resurfacing works on the A9 from Alness to Tomich have been completed and the final stage involving lining will be completed on the nights of Thursday 22 and Friday 23 February, weather permitting.  Works to be completed Thursday 22 and Friday 23 February Nighttime convoy with junction closure   On behalf of … Continued

February 15, 2024

£77,000 DRAINAGE INVESTIGATION WORKS AT DRUMNADROCHIT (A82 LOCH NESS EXHIBITION CENTRE TO TEMPLE PIER)

  Works for 10 days from Monday 19 February Temporary traffic lights 7am–7pm   BEAR Scotland, Transport Scotland’s operating company, will be carrying out essential drainage investigation works on the A82 at Drumnadrochit between the Exhibition Centre and Temple Pier.   Works will begin on Monday 19 February for ten days between 7am and 7pm … Continued

February 15, 2024

FOOTWAY IMPROVEMENTS ON THE A985 BETWEEN CHARLESTOWN AND CROSSFORD

Lane closure for five weeks commencing 26 February 2024 Transport Scotland’s operating company BEAR Scotland set to widen approximately 1.1km of the A985 footway between the junction to Charlestown and the junction to Waggon Road. The improvements will be carried out over five weeks, commencing on Monday 26th February. For the first three weeks of … Continued

February 15, 2024

800,000 SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR A82 BALLACHULISH TO ONICH

Media Update: Works on the A82 Ballachulish to Onich has been pushed back by one day. See updated dates below. Works to begin on Tuesday 5 March Road closure with amnesty   On behalf of Transport Scotland, BEAR Scotland will be carrying out essential surfacing improvements on the A82 from Ballachulish to Onich, North of Ballachulish … Continued

February 15, 2024

£760,000 RETAINING WALL WORKS ON A82 AT GLEN GLOY

Works start 20 February 2024 for 12 weeks BEAR Scotland, acting on behalf of Transport Scotland, is set to commence works to install a retaining wall at A82 Glen Gloy, four miles north of Spean Bridge, this month. The project is scheduled to begin on Tuesday 20 February for approximately 12 weeks, between the hours … Continued

February 14, 2024

£34,000 DAYTIME DRAINAGE INVESTIGATION WORKS BETWEEN A83 ARROCHAR AND TARBET

Drainage investigation, planned for seven days starting Wednesday 21 Feb. Temporary traffic lights between 8.30am and 4.30pm BEAR Scotland, on behalf of Transport Scotland will be carrying out essential drainage investigation works between Arrochar and Tarbet on the A83, with works planned to commence on Wednesday 21 February. These drainage investigation works have a programmed … Continued

February 14, 2024

ROAD IMPROVEMENTS FOR THE A9 SOUTH OF MUNLOCHY NB 

  Drainage works begin Monday 19 February for 10 nights Resurfacing works begin Sunday 3 March for 21 nights Overnight lane closures   BEAR Scotland, Transport Scotland’s operating company, is set to start essential road improvement works on 1140m of the A9 dual carriageway south of Munlochy northbound, just north of Kessock Bridge (Inverness).   … Continued