News

SHORTLIST FOR £50M A9 DUALLING CONTRACT REVEALED

Published: 23-10-2014

Transport Scotland has announced the names of four bidders competing to win the contract to deliver the first A9 dualling scheme between Kincraig and Dalraddy.

More low carbon vehicles for Scotland’s bus fleet

Published: 22-10-2014

The Scottish Government has allocated £3.7 million towards the cost of purchasing another 83 low carbon emission buses.

Ten per cent fall in casualties on Scotland’s roads

Published: 22-10-2014

A National Statistics Publication for ScotlandThe number of people killed and injured on Scotland’s roads fell by ten per cent last year with casualty numbers in 2013 at the lowest level since records began.

HGV speed limit pilot given the seal of approval

Published: 21-10-2014

The legislation to allow HGVs to travel at 50mph on sections of single carriageway on the A9 between Perth and Inverness has been signed today.

D&G DISTRICT HOSPITAL ROUNDABOUT COMPLETED AHEAD OF SCHEDULE

Published: 21-10-2014

The new upgraded Garroch roundabout, on the A75 Dumfries Bypass, a key part of the new £230 million Dumfries and Galloway District Hospital complex, is now up and running.

Scottish Government reaction to Nationwide Gritting Services judgement

Published: 17-10-2014

The judgment in the case brought by Nationwide Gritting Services against Scottish Ministers has been published today with Lord Woolman finding in favour of Scottish Ministers.

New smart ticketing scheme for school pupils

Published: 16-10-2014

Primary and secondary school pupils throughout Scotland are benefitting from a new smart ticketing scheme which makes it easier to travel to school by bus.

Major road improvements as part of Forth Replacement Crossing Project progressing

Published: 16-10-2014

Overnight road closures required near South QueensferryDrivers using the A90, M9 Spur and B800 to the south of the Forth Road Bridge are being advised of a series of overnight closures planned to start later this month.

A82 Ground work on Bonnie Bonnie Banks

Published: 15-10-2014

Vital ground investigations got underway today on the A82 between Tarbet and Inverarnan.

Procurement of two new ferries gets underway

Published: 15-10-2014

The procurement process to build and design two new ferries for use on the Clyde and Hebrides Ferry Services network has been launched by Transport Minister Keith Brown.

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