December 6, 2022

A977 ROAD WIDENING: OVERNIGHT CLOSURES

Overnight road closures Sunday 11 and Monday 12 December 2022 Temporary traffic lights each weekday night until end December The A977 north of Kincardine will be closed in both directions on the nights of Sunday 11 and Monday 12 December, as part of the ongoing project to widen the northbound side of the road on … Continued

December 2, 2022

ROAD MARKING IMPROVEMENT WORKS ON THE A68

Overnight closures 12-14 December 2022 Overnight road and lane closures on the A68 between St Boswells and the national border are scheduled for 12-14 December, to allow Transport Scotland’s operating company BEAR Scotland to complete road marking and road stud improvement works. These works were originally scheduled for November, however poor weather prevented the project … Continued

December 2, 2022

MAJOR WORKS ON M8 J3 SLIP ROAD DUE TO START MID-JANUARY

Eastbound slip road off M8 J3 to close for 5 months from mid-February 2023 Clearly signed diversions will ensure ongoing access to Livingston A major refurbishment of the bridge that carries the eastbound slip road off the M8 at Junction 3 near Livingston over the A899 is planned to start early in the New Year … Continued

November 30, 2022

OVERNIGHT CORING INVESTIGATION WORKS AT M8 JUNCTION 5

Overnight westbound carriageway closures between Junctions 5 and 6A Works planned for 9 December 2022 BEAR Scotland, Transport Scotland’s operating company, is set to carry out coring investigation works on the westbound M8 near Junction 5 on the night of 9 December. To allow these works to be carried out safely, the westbound carriageway of … Continued

November 29, 2022

OVERNIGHT GANTRY REPAIRS AT M90 JUNCTION 1C

Overnight slip road closure Monday 5 December 2022 The slip road exiting the southbound M90 at Junction 1C Admiralty will be closed on the night of Monday 5 December, to allow BEAR Scotland operatives safe access to carry out repairs to gantry sign panels. The closure will be in place between the hours of 20:00 … Continued

November 24, 2022

STREET LIGHTING RENEWAL AT BANKTON JUNCTION ON THE A1

Overnight slip road closures 3-19 December 2022 Transport Scotland’s operating company BEAR Scotland is set to renew street lighting on the slip roads at Bankton Junction on the A1. A series of overnight slip road closures are required to allow safe access for operatives to carry out the works.  The following closures are scheduled: Date … Continued

November 24, 2022

RESURFACING THE A702 AT SILVERBURN

Overnight works commence Monday 5 December 2022 Two weeks of overnight resurfacing works on the A702 at Silverburn are set to begin on Monday 5 December. Transport Scotland’s operating company BEAR Scotland will undertake the project over ten nights from 5 to 16 December, excluding Saturday and Sunday nights. For the safety of workers and … Continued

November 23, 2022

KINCARDINE BRIDGE UPGRADE ON TRACK AS TENDERS SUBMITTED

80-metre section of bridge to be replaced Tenders now submitted and being evaluated by Transport Scotland Contract expected to be awarded in January 2023 A major project to replace an 80-metre section of the Kincardine Bridge has taken a significant step forward, with tenders for a contract with an estimated value of £16 million now … Continued

November 22, 2022

PHASE 2 OF SAFETY BARRIER WORKS ON M9 BRIDGES, JUNCTIONS 6 & 7 TO END

Pier protection upgrade for three bridges Northbound and Southbound Motorway closure Thursday 24 November 2022 Hard Shoulder and Lane 1 closures from Sunday 27 November 2022 Overnight carriageway closures will be in place on the M9 on the night of Thursday 24 November, ending phase 2 of works carried out by BEAR Scotland, which upgraded … Continued

November 17, 2022

RESURFACING IMPROVEMENTS ON THE A68 IN PATHHEAD

Overnight works commence Monday 21 November 2022 for 4 nights Transport Scotland’s operating company BEAR Scotland set to resurface approximately 115 metres of the A68 in Pathhead over four nights, commencing on Monday 21 November. To ensure the safety of workers and road users, the A68 will be closed in both directions between the junction … Continued

November 16, 2022

EMERGENCY REPAIR AT M876 RIVER CARRON BRIDGE

Overnight carriageway and slip road closure Friday 18 November 2022 The eastbound carriageway of the M876 and the slip roads at Junction 1 will be closed on the night of Friday 18 November, to allow Transport Scotland’s operating company BEAR Scotland to carry out emergency joint repairs on the bridge carrying the motorway over the … Continued

November 15, 2022

ADDITIONAL BRIDGE CLOSURES AT M8 JUNCTION 5

Six overnight closures of B7057 bridge from 22 November to 2 December 2022 Transport Scotland’s operating company BEAR Scotland has announced six overnight closures of the B7057 bridge that carries the M8 Junction 5 eastbound off-slip and on-slip over the motorway near Shotts, in order to complete a programme of refurbishment that has been in … Continued