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May 31, 2022

SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR A85 BETWEEN CRIEFF AND LOCHEARNHEAD

SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR THE A85 BETWEEN CRIEFF AND LOCHEARNHEAD HAVE BEEN RESCHEDULED   Please be advised that due to operational reasons, surfacing improvements planned for the A85 between Crieff and Lochearnhead have been rescheduled and will now require an additional night to complete the works. The project was due to begin on Thursday 9 … Read Full Article

May 31, 2022

£275,000 ESSENTIAL MAINTENANCE WORKS ANNOUNCED FOR A9 BLACKFORD RAIL BRIDGE

  Project to take up to seven weeks to complete with works split into two phases Phase one begins on Sunday 12 June, a contraflow system will be in place for safety Second phase to begin from Saturday 30 July An essential bridge maintenance project is due to take place on the A9 Blackford Rail … Read Full Article

May 31, 2022

A1 RESURFACING WORKS NEAR LAMBERTON

Additional works programmed: One additional night’s work is required for the installation of new solar studs. The southbound A1 will be closed between Ayton junction and the Berwick-upon-Tweed bypass from 19:30 until 06:00 on the night of Thursday 14 July. A signed diversion route will be in place from the Ayton junction via the B6355 … Read Full Article

May 30, 2022

£80,000 OVERNIGHT SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR A9 NORTH OF INVERALMOND ROUNDABOUT SOUTHBOUND

Works start on Sunday 5 June for four nights     Motorists using the A9 southbound near Inveralmond Roundabout in Perth are to benefit from an improved road surface with works on the carriageway set to get underway from Sunday 5 June. The £80,000 investment from Transport Scotland will see improvements to a section of … Read Full Article

May 27, 2022

SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR A830 WEST OF BANAVIE TO CORPACH

Project to begin on Tuesday 31 May for eight days     Surfacing improvements on the A830 near Fort William are set to get underway on Tuesday 31 May. The programme of improvements will see around 620 metres of the A830 resurfaced from the west of Banavie to the Co-op food store in Corpach, creating … Read Full Article

May 27, 2022

OVERNIGHT SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR A86 EAST OF ABERARDER

Project to begin on Monday 30 May for five nights Overnight road closures in place for safety, 8pm to 6am (excluding Thursday 2, Friday 3 and Saturday 4 June)   A section of the A86 east of Aberarder is to benefit from an improved road surface with work set to get underway on Monday 30 … Read Full Article

May 27, 2022

Roads Network Inspectors and Roads Asset Inspectors – Inverness, Fort William, Inveraray

BEAR Scotland is delighted to announce that we have been awarded the new Network Management Contract for the North West Unit by Transport Scotland and as a result we are looking to strengthen our teams across several departments. Within our Asset Management team, we have several vacancies for Inspectors who undertake a variety of essential … Read Full Article

May 27, 2022

OVERNIGHT SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR THE A9 NEAR SLOCHD JUNCTION

Project to begin on Sunday 29 May over four nights   Motorists using the A9 near Slochd Junction are set to benefit from an improved road surface, with works due to get underway on Sunday 29 May. The improvements will see over 600 metres of the A9 resurfaced, creating a smoother and safer journey for … Read Full Article

May 27, 2022

KINCARDINE BRIDGE SET FOR MAJOR UPGRADE

80-metre section of bridge to be replaced Tender documents issued today An 80-metre section of the Kincardine Bridge is to be replaced, in a major upgrade for the Category A listed structure. Tender documents were issued today for a contract with an estimated value of £16 million. The Kincardine Bridge is made up of multiple … Read Full Article

May 26, 2022

£285,000 SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR M90 NORTHBOUND HARD SHOULDER BETWEEN HALBEATH AND KELTY

Works start Tuesday 31 May for eight nights     Surfacing improvements are set to get underway from Tuesday 31 May at 7.30pm on the northbound M90 hard shoulder near Kelty. The £285,000 investment from Transport Scotland will address defects in the surface on the hard shoulder between Halbeath and Kelty. The project is set … Read Full Article

May 26, 2022

£345,000 OVERNIGHT SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR A90 LONGFORGAN

Works start Tuesday 31 May     A section of the A90 between Dundee and Perth is set to benefit from surfacing improvements worth £345,000 with work set to get underway from Tuesday 31 May. The improvements will address defects in the road surface on the A90 southbound near Longforgan, creating a safer and smoother … Read Full Article

May 26, 2022

SURFACING IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR THE A835 NORTH OF GARVE

Project to begin on Monday 30 May for ten days     Surfacing improvements on the A835 north of Garve are set to get underway on Monday 30 May. The proposed improvements will see just over 1.6km of the A835 resurfaced north of Silverbridge, creating a smoother and safer road for motorists. The project is … Read Full Article