Transport Scotland



Reduced A96 dualling options unveiled

Transport Scotland has dropped a number of options being considered for dualling the A96 between Hun ...

Published 29 May 2019

Work begins on Maybole bypass

Cabinet secretary for transport, infrastructure and connectivity, Michael Matheson, was on-site yest ...

Published 23 May 2019

Wills Bros wins A77 Maybole bypass deal

A major infrastructure contract has been awarded to improve the vital South West A77 route. Wills B ...

Published 18 April 2019

Breedon wins A9 surfacing contract

Construction materials firm Breedon Group has won a major supply and lay surfacing contract on the l ...

Published 15 April 2019

A90 Laurencekirk junction contract awarded

Transport Scotland has announced its intention to award a £300,000 ground investigation contra ...

Published 8 April 2019

Major repairs to Forth Road Bridge completed

Bridge works specialist Spencer Group has delivered its “hugely challenging” project to ...

Published 14 February 2019

Contract awarded for £9.6m Berriedale Braes improvement project

RJ MacLeod has been awarded the construction contract as part of the £9.6 million Berriedale B ...

Published 11 January 2019

Farrans awarded £18m Haudagain improvement project contract

Transport Scotland has named Farrans Construction as the preferred contractor to deliver the A90/A96 ...

Published 4 January 2019

Jacobs and Aecom to lead strategic transport review

Work to shape the future of Scotland’s transport infrastructure investment has taken a step fo ...

Published 3 January 2019

Queensferry Crossing ‘20 times more resilient’ than Forth Road Bridge

The improved reliability of travel in the key strategic link between the Lothians and Fife has been ...

Published 3 January 2019

And finally... New app aims to predict potholes before they happen

A collaborative project between Road Intelligence Ltd, Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC ...

Published 3 January 2019

AWPR to miss Christmas deadline, contractors confirm

Hopes the final section of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) would open before Christmas ...

Published 21 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

£3.6m ground investigation contract awarded for A9 dualling programme

Two consecutive sections of the A9 to be dualled are included in the latest ground investigation con ...

Published 4 December 2018

Ground investigation contract awarded for remote summit on A9

The remote Slochd summit on the A9 will be included in the latest ground investigation contract for ...

Published 25 October 2018