AWPR



AWPR drone footage released ahead of new section opening

The Craibstone to Stonehaven and Charleston section of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) ...

Published 11 December 2018

AWPR contractors forecast full opening by Christmas as dispute ends closure of completed section

The final stretches of the long-awaited Aberdeen bypass are to be fully open by Christmas with the c ...

Published 5 December 2018

Galliford Try takes another £20m AWPR hit as completion edges closer

Galliford Try has confirmed that the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) completion has be ...

Published 8 November 2018

Don bridge defects and ‘financial disagreements’ further delay AWPR

The Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) will not open in late autumn as planned with contractor ...

Published 2 November 2018

Additional AWPR charge sees Galliford Try costs reach £123m

Galliford Try has taken a further £20 million hit on the Aberdeen bypass, taking the total provisio ...

Published 12 September 2018

AWPR ‘on schedule’ despite River Don bridge repairs

Remedial works needed to correct defects on the new River Don bridge will not cause further delays t ...

Published 21 August 2018

Balfour Beatty survives further AWPR hit with profits boost

Balfour Beatty has delivered an impressive set of half-year results despite having suffered a furthe ...

Published 15 August 2018

Galliford Try anticipates extra exceptional charges on AWPR project

Shares at Galliford Try rose over 5% this morning after the contractor achieved significant growth i ...

Published 17 July 2018

Union calls for investigation into ‘lethal’ AWPR job adverts

The Scottish Government has been urged to launch an immediate investigation after it was revealed th ...

Published 12 July 2018

Call for urgent public inquiry into AWPR safety allegations

Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has urged the Scottish Government to investigate “extreme ...

Published 6 June 2018

Galliford Try facing additional Aberdeen bypass costs

Galliford Try has indicated that the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) remains on course for ...

Published 22 May 2018

New AWPR delay fears as workers down tools

Fresh fears of yet more delays on the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) have surfaced this ...

Published 12 April 2018

Galliford Try raises £157m to cover AWPR costs

Galliford Try has completed a rights issue to raise £157.6 million of new equity capital to cover ...

Published 27 March 2018

AWPR project opening delayed until Autumn

The expected opening of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) project has been deferred until ...

Published 22 March 2018

AWPR workers ‘had to pay £100 to receive wages’, claims Scottish Labour

Workers on the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) had to pay to £100 receive their wages in ...

Published 16 March 2018