News

Scottish Government statement on July 2015 Retail Prices Index (RPI) in relation to Rail Fares

Published: 18-08-2015

Cabinet Secretary for Infrastructure, Investment and Cities, Keith Brown said: “The Scottish Government wants to see more people take the train and recognises that prices have to be affordable and fair.

Information for motorists as ground investigation work takes place as part of the A9 Dualling programme

Published: 17-08-2015

Motorists on the A9 should be aware of traffic restrictions on the southern section between Birnam and Glen Garry as work is carried out for the A9 Dualling programme starting on 24 August 2015.

Annual rail performance figures for Scotland released

Published: 14-08-2015

Annual figures showing the quality of rail and passenger services have been released today (14 August).

Opportunity to meet the A96 Nairn Bypass design team

Published: 14-08-2015

As the design work for the Inverness to Nairn (including Nairn Bypass) scheme continues, locals are to get a chance to meet the people designing the route.

Queensferry Crossing in full swing

Published: 13-08-2015

Workforce peaks at over 1,200 with construction across full scheme Infrastructure Secretary Keith Brown today visited the Queensferry Crossing construction site to meet with workers and view progress on the project.

Study into future of Northern Isles Ferry Services

Published: 12-08-2015

Appraisal will inform details of next contract.

ROAD WORKS COMMISSIONER AND INDEPENDENT REVIEW ANNOUNCED

Published: 10-08-2015

Angus Carmichael has been appointed as Scottish Road Works Commissioner on an interim basis.

Official Opening for AWPR/B-T Contact and Education Space

Published: 06-08-2015

Seven Modern Apprentices begin careers on projectMinister for Transport and Islands Derek MacKay today (Thursday 6 August) welcomed seven new modern apprentices to the longest roads construction project currently underway in the UK, the AWPR/B-T, as he officially opened the project's Contact and Education Space.

Thank-You to TRISS on Ten Year Anniversary

Published: 05-08-2015

One of the most familiar sights on some of Scotland’s busiest trunk roads is celebrating its tenth birthday with figures showing that the Trunk Road Incident Support Service (TRISS) has attended around 15,000 incidents in the last year.

M8 M73 M74 MOTORWAY IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT INVITE RESIDENTS OF NORTH LANARKSHIRE TO DROP-IN DAY EVENT

Published: 04-08-2015

Information Event Ahead of Major Roads Works at Shawhead Junction, A725 and A8/M8Scottish Roads Partnership (SRP), the contractor delivering the £500m M8 M73 M74 Motorway Improvements Project, is extending an open invitation to communities and businesses of North Lanarkshire to learn about the major construction works currently underway along the A8/M8 from Baillieston to Newhouse, including Shawhead Junction.

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