December 9, 2020

BEAR SCOTLAND NEWLY NAMED WINTER FLEET

  ‘BLIZZARD OF OZ’ AND ‘I WANT TO BREAK FREEZE’ AMONG NEW BEAR SCOTLAND VEHICLES SET TO SPREAD GRIT THIS WINTER   BEAR Scotland unveils newly named fleet of winter vehicles to lead winter charge     A newly named fleet of BEAR Scotland gritters are primed to tackle Scotland’s infamous winter weather this year. … Continued

December 7, 2020

A84 LENY FEUS

£10,000 ROAD MAINTENANCE PROJECT  A84 Leny Feus  Project to begin from Wednesday 9 December for two days   Road closure in place for safety for duration of project   A road maintenance project on the A84 north of Callander is set to get underway from Wednesday. The project will involve teams carrying out temporary repairs … Continued

November 30, 2020

A85 AND A828 SURFACING

Monday 30 November OVERNIGHT SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS UNDERWAY ON A85 AND A828 AFTER BEING POSTPONED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER   Please be advised that the overnight surfacing improvements planned for three sections of the A85 and one location on the A828, outlined in the release below, are now underway. These improvements had been programmed to get … Continued

November 26, 2020

A82 NORTH OF DOCHFOUR

£340,000 OVERNIGHT SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS   A82 North of Dochfour   Project to begin from Sunday 29 November for two weeks   Overnight road closures in place for safety, 8pm – 6am, excluding Friday and Saturday night   A section of the A82 five kilometres south of Inverness is set to benefit from an improved road … Continued

November 25, 2020

BEAR SCOTLAND GEARS UP TO TACKLE WINTER WEATHER ACROSS THE NORTH OF SCOTLAND

• ‘Sled Zeppelin’, ‘William Wall-ice’ and ‘Gonnae Snow Dae That’ will help to lead winter charge • 57,500 tonnes of salt ready to treat trunk routes across north of Scotland • Over 180 winter operatives & 24/7 control room help to deliver a dedicated winter service   BEAR Scotland is primed to tackle whatever adverse … Continued

November 13, 2020

A9 RAIGMORE INTERCHANGE

Friday 13 November   OVERNIGHT WORKS AT A9 RAIGMORE INTERCHANGE POSTPONED TO TUESDAY 24 NOVEMBER   Please be advised that the overnight maintenance works planned for the overbridges at the A9 Raigmore Interchange, outlined in the release below, have been postponed for a short period. The project had been programmed to get underway from Monday … Continued

November 3, 2020

A82 FORT WILLIAM

£80,000 OVERNIGHT DRAINAGE AND FOOTWAY IMPROVEMENTS  A82 Fort William  Improvements begin on Sunday 8 November for three weeks Motorists and pedestrians using the A82 in Fort William will benefit from improved road drainage and footway upgrades as £80,000 of improvements are due to begin on Sunday. The improvements will involve footway resurfacing and upgrades to … Continued

October 29, 2020

A82 INVERNESS PEDESTRIAN CROSSING

SECOND PHASE OF £130,000 PEDESTRIAN CROSSING PROJECT ON THE A82 IN INVERNESS TO BEGIN NEXT WEEK   Works start Monday 2 November for approximately six weeks The second phase of a £130,000 pedestrian crossing project on the A82 in Inverness is set to get underway next week. This phase of the project will involve teams … Continued

October 26, 2020

A84 NORTH OF DOUNE

£90,000 DRAINAGE IMPROVEMENTS UNDERWAY ON A84 NORTH OF DOUNE   A84 Buchany   Works begin Monday 26 October for five weeks     Road users and the local community on the A84 in Buchany, north of Doune, are set to benefit from improved road drainage as £90,000 worth of upgrades are underway from this week. … Continued

October 21, 2020

NEW £450,000 OVERNIGHT SURFACING PROJECT PLANNED FOR A82 NORTH OF SPEAN BRIDGE

Project set to begin on Sunday 25 October for three weeks • Overnight road closures in place for safety each week, Sunday to Thursday, 8pm-6am • Works amnesties to be implemented at 9pm, 10pm, 12am, 2am and 4am to allow traffic to safely pass through project An essential surfacing project worth over £450,000 is set … Continued

October 19, 2020

ESSENTIAL £235,000 MAINTENANCE PROJECT UNDERWAY FOR A889 DALWHINNIE RAIL BRIDGE

• Project begins today, Monday 19 October, for up to six weeks • Full closure of the A889 will be required at times for safety from 31 October for total of three weeks A £235,000 project to upgrade the A889 Dalwhinnie Rail Bridge is underway which will see a programme of essential maintenance work carried … Continued

October 16, 2020

A82 TELFORD STREET ROUNDABOUT, INVERNESS

£80,000 OVERNIGHT SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS   A82 Telford Street Roundabout, Inverness   Works start on Monday 19 October for four nights   Overnight road closures in place for safety, 7pm and 7am     Motorists using the A82 in Inverness are to benefit from an improved road surface as £80,000 worth of resurfacing improvements are set … Continued