AWPR



And finally... New book to showcase AWPR archaeological discoveries

A new book highlighting the artefacts and structures found during archaeological excavations on the ...

Published 13 March 2019

Galliford Try takes further £26m hit on AWPR

Galliford Try has again written off exceptional costs from completion delays to the Aberdeen Western ...

Published 13 February 2019

Transport secretary cautions against ‘cut corners’ as AWPR works draw to a close

Physical work on the remaining four-and-a-half miles of the Aberdeen bypass has been completed altho ...

Published 22 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

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 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