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Major Milestone as First Bridge Completed as part of the £500m M8 M73 M74 Motorway Improvements Project

Published: 29-07-2015

VIDEO - 2,000 Tonne Rail Bridge Construction on Track Video footage showing the construction of the first major structure as part of the £500m M8 M73 M74 Motorway Improvements Project has been released by Transport Scotland.

ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE A9 SAFETY GROUP - Latest performance data for A9 speed camera system published

Published: 27-07-2015

Latest performance data for A9 speed camera system published

A90 overnight closure July 24 – July 25

Published: 22-07-2015

Closure planned between Ferrytoll and Admiralty junctions Motorists are warned that the A90 will be closed in both directions between Ferrytoll and Admiralty junctions after 22:00 on Friday July 24 until 06:00 on Saturday July 25.

Landslide mitigation efforts continue on A83

Published: 21-07-2015

Further work is to be carried out on the A83 to establish how the local diversion route, the Old Military Road, can be improved to help keep Argyll opened for business in the event of a landslide at the Rest and Be Thankful.

2,000 Tonne Rail Bridge Slide ensures M8 M73 M74 upgrade is on track

Published: 19-07-2015

Successful slide as first major structure of the M8 M73 M74 Motorway Improvements Project spans the new route of the M8 at BargeddieThe first major bridge as part of the £500m M8 M73 M74 Motorway Improvements has been successfully manoeuvred into position.

A9 Roadshow reaches Pitlochry & Killiecrankie

Published: 14-07-2015

Locals and road users in the Pitlochry and Killiecrankie area will have a chance to see and comment on initial design work for the Scottish Government’s ambitious A9 Dualling programme.

Ground Investigation contract award for southern section of A9 Dualling programme

Published: 10-07-2015

Vital ground investigation work is due to get underway next month on the southern section of the A9 between Birnam and Glen Garry.

Mackay highlights commitment to A82

Published: 07-07-2015

Transport Minister Derek Mackay was driven today in an HGV along the over 10 mile section of the A82 between Tarbet and Inverarnan which is to be upgraded.

AWPR/B-T WORKS AT A96 CRAIBSTONE AND DYCE DRIVE

Published: 02-07-2015

Intermittent traffic management will start on the A96 at the site of the new Craibstone and Dyce Drive junctions from Saturday 11 July to enable the planned completion of the two junctions by Autumn 2016.

Inverness Roads Study Recommends Longman Roundabout Upgrade

Published: 08-06-2015

The emerging findings of a major study looking at a range of options to help tackle congestion, improve accessibility and support future planned development along the A96 in Inverness has recommended that the Longman roundabout should be grade-separated.

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