INVESTIGATION WORKS AT A1 ABBOTSVIEW NORTHBOUND

January 14, 2022

Overnight carriageway closure Thursday 20 January 2022 Overnight coring investigation works are planned on Thursday 20 January on the northbound carriageway of the A1 at Abbotsview Junction, in advance of future resurfacing. The work will take place between 19:30 and 06:00. During these hours, traffic using the northbound A1 will be diverted off the carriageway … Continued

A7 RESURFACING WORKS

January 5, 2022

Overnight closures at Teviothead and South of Hawick High School Works scheduled for 17-28 January, 4 February and 7-11 February 2022 The A7 is set to benefit from an improved road surface, with 17 nights of works in two locations scheduled for 17-28 January, 4 February and 7-11 February. The works will see Transport Scotland’s … Continued

RESURFACING M90 JUNCTION 2A OFF-SLIP

December 22, 2021

Overnight slip road closures on 13 and 14 January 2022 BEAR Scotland, Transport Scotland’s operating company, is planning to resurface two sections of the M90 Junction 2A off-slip over two nights, commencing Thursday 13 January. A total of 0.6 kilometres of carriageway will be resurfaced. To ensure the safety of roadworkers as well as the … Continued

OVERNIGHT RESURFACING WORKS ON THE A68 DRYGRANGE BRIDGE  

December 22, 2021

One night road closure on Wednesday 12 January 2021 Transport Scotland’s operating company BEAR Scotland is planning to resurface the A68 Drygrange Bridge on the night of Wednesday 12 January. Drygrange Bridge carries the A68 over the River Tweed north of Ravenswood roundabout. A total of 300 metres of carriageway will be resurfaced. To ensure … Continued

M90 HUMBIE RAIL BRIDGE JOINT REPAIRS

December 21, 2021

Wednesday 22 December UPDATE: WORKS POSTPONED DUE TO INCLEMENT CONDITIONS Please note: in a further change to previously advertised arrangements the southbound closure of the M90 was completed successfully on Tuesday 21 December. The planned northbound closure on Wednesday 22 December has had to be postponed due to inclement weather. The works will be rescheduled and an … Continued

REPAIRING GANTRY SIGNS ON THE M90

December 20, 2021

Overnight closure of M90 northbound Wednesday 12 January 2022 pThe northbound carriageway of the M90 approaching M90 Junction 1A Queensferry will be closed on the night of Wednesday 12 January, to allow defective sign panels to be repaired on overhead gantries. The M90 northbound will be closed from M9 Junction 1A Kirkliston to M90 Junction … Continued

BEAR SCOTLAND EDUCATION PROGRAMME REACHES OVER 4,000 PUPILS AND TEACHERS

December 17, 2021

Over the last year BEAR Scotland has engaged with over 4,000 school pupils and teachers through its education outreach programme. Educational materials have been produced, online sessions have been delivered, and BEAR has worked with schools to develop engineering activities and challenges for the curriculum. A package of new materials has been produced for schools … Continued

Road improvements in the South East since October

December 17, 2021

In the final quarter of 2021, BEAR Scotland has delivered resurfacing and safety improvements across a number of different routes in the South East. Resurfacing projects spanned sections of motorways including the M8, M9, M80 and M876, and carriageway enhancements on other key routes including the A1, A68, A7, A702, A720 and A876. Maintenance and … Continued

INSTALLING TRAFFIC COUNTERS ON THE A823(M)

December 14, 2021

Overnight works Thursday 16 December 2021 Overnight works to reinstate traffic counters on the A823(M) between Pitreavie Roundabout and M90 Junction 2 are scheduled for Thursday 16 December 2021. Transport Scotland’s operating company BEAR Scotland will carry out the works, which are scheduled to last one night. Working hours will be between 19:30 and 06:00. … Continued

INSTALLING TRAFFIC COUNTERS ON THE M90 NORTHBOUND NEAR KIRKLISTON

December 13, 2021

Overnight road closure Wednesday 15 December 2021 Transport Scotland’s operating company BEAR Scotland is planning to install traffic counters on a recently resurfaced section of the M90 northbound carriageway near Kirkliston on the night of Wednesday 15 December. For the safety of workers and road users, the M90 will be closed northbound between M9 Junction … Continued