June 28, 2024

SIGNIFICANT SUBSIDENCE CLOSES M80 JUNCTION 9 SLIP ROAD

BEAR Scotland has closed the M80 northbound off-slip to M9 Junction 9 Pirnhall for safety, as a result of significant subsidence in the carriageway. Traffic is being diverted via M9 Junction 10 Craigforth. The slip road is likely to remain closed for some time while investigatory works and repairs are carried out. Tommy Deans, BEAR … Continued

June 28, 2024

M80 OVERNIGHT MAINTENANCE – PHASE 2 OF 14 WEEK PROGRAMME

Second phase of 14-week programme begins 24 June 2024 Seven weeks of roadworks at various locations on the M80 begins Monday 24 June. This is the second phase of a 14-week programme of overnight maintenance on the M80 and M73. Varius works will be undertaken within these closures as follows: Replacement of bridge joints at … Continued

June 28, 2024

OVERNIGHT RESURFACING – A702 DOLPHINTON TO LOTHIANBURN

A702 Dolphinton 8 July– 2 August 2024 (excluding weekends) A702 Easter Howgate 22 July– 23 July 2024 A702 Damhead to Hillend 24 July– 1 August 2024 (excluding weekends) A four-week programme of overnight works on three areas of the A702 between Dolphinton and Lothianburn Junction is set to commence on the night of Monday 8 … Continued

June 28, 2024

BRIDGE WORKS ON A702 SOUTH OF WEST LINTON

Overnight road closures on weekend of 5-7 July 2024 The A702 south of West Linton will be closed overnight on the weekend of 5 to 7 July, to allow Transport Scotland’s operating company BEAR Scotland to lift new precast concrete retaining walls into place as part of a major refurbishment of Westwater Bridge. The trunk … Continued

June 27, 2024

ESSENTIAL RESURFACING ON THE A830 LOCH EIL

Surface improvements begin Monday 22 July for three days Convoy with lane closures, 7am to 7pm BEAR Scotland, on behalf of Transport Scotland, plan to undertake essential road resurfacing works on the A830 Loch Eil, 3 miles west of Corpach. Work are set to commence on Monday 22 July 2024 for three days. The project … Continued

June 27, 2024

OVERNIGHT DRAINAGE WORKS ON M9 NORTHBOUND PRIOR TO JUNCTION 4

Hard shoulder & lane 1 closure for five nights Works scheduled between 15-20 July   BEAR Scotland, Transport Scotland’s operating company, is conducting drainage improvement works on the M9 northbound prior to junction 4 for a total of five nights. Works are scheduled to take place from Monday 15 until Saturday 20 July between the … Continued

June 26, 2024

ROAD ENHANCEMENTS NORTH OF A82 LOCH TULLA VIEWPOINT

UPDATE: Due to a forecast for heavy rain, works at A82 North of Loch Tulla are cancelled for the night of Tuesday 9 July.  Works will resume Wednesday 10 July subject to weather conditions and are now due to be completed by Thursday 18 July.  Overnight road closure with diversion Works begin Sunday 30 June at … Continued

June 26, 2024

NIGHTTIME ESSENTIAL SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS ON THE A830 EAST OF GLENFINNAN

UPDATE: Due to the severe weather delaying other programmed works, the works at A830 East of Glenfinnan will now take place Monday 22 July until Thursday 25 July. New dates below in red. Works begin on Monday 22 July for 3 nights Overnight road closure in place for safety  On behalf of Transport Scotland, BEAR Scotland will … Continued

June 26, 2024

ESSENTIAL ROAD MARKING IMPROVEMENTS ON THE A85 OBAN

Works begin on Monday 5 August for five nights Lane closures in place for safety BEAR Scotland, on behalf of Transport Scotland, will be undertaking road marking improvement works set to be carried out in August on A85 at Dunollie Road and George Street, Oban. The improvements will involve renewing the road markings to make … Continued

June 20, 2024

DRAINAGE WORKS ON M876/A876, BOWTREES TO KILBAGIE

Overnight lane closures for five weeks, commencing 24 June 2024 Overnight road closure 1 July 2024 Slip road closures for five nights, commencing 22 July 2024 A series of overnight lane and road closures is planned on the M876 and A876 while BEAR Scotland conducts drainage investigations on the trunk road between Bowtrees Junction and … Continued

June 14, 2024

A9 NORTHBOUND OFF SLIP CLOSURE AT PITLOCHRY

Off slip closures beginning Monday 17 June   On behalf of Transport Scotland, BEAR Scotland will be carrying out essential repair works on the A9 Northbound off slip at Pitlochry. The works will install rock bags and repair the riverbank where a retaining wall collapsed, protecting the nearby areas. The essential repair work is scheduled … Continued

June 13, 2024

CARRIAGEWAY REPAIRS AT M9 JUNCTION 5 NORTHBOUND ON-SLIP

Overnight slip road closure 21 June 2024 The slip road onto the northbound M9 at Junction 5 Cadgers Brae will be closed for carriageway repairs between 20:30 and 05:30 on the night of Friday 21 June. Traffic wishing to join the M9 northbound will be diverted via the M9 southbound to return northbound from M9 … Continued