Transport Scotland



Forth Road Bridge to close for gantry removal

The Forth Road Bridge will close to traffic next month to allow two under-deck maintenance gantries ...

Published 30 June 2020

And finally... Kingston Bridge celebrates 50th birthday with listed structure bid

The 50th anniversary of the Kingston Bridge is being celebrated today with a bid to give the iconic ...

Published 26 June 2020

Pre-start activities to commence on transport projects

Contractors are to begin pre-start preparations on transport projects including the Queensferry Cros ...

Published 5 June 2020

Morrison Construction to deliver £8m Aberdeen station redevelopment

An £8 million redevelopment of Aberdeen station is to get under way once the current coronavir ...

Published 3 June 2020

£10m infrastructure funding to make essential travel and exercise safer during coronavirus

The Scottish Government is to fully fund a new infrastructure programme for pop-up walking and cycli ...

Published 29 April 2020

Balfour Beatty to deliver Motherwell station redevelopment

Work on a new regional transport integration hub at Motherwell station is set to begin this year fol ...

Published 18 March 2020

Bear and Amey awarded £1.4bn road maintenance deals

The preferred bidders have been named for two improved road maintenance contracts in the south of Sc ...

Published 5 March 2020

AWPR contactors paid £65m to avoid legal battle

The Scottish Government is to pay a further £65 million to the company behind the Aberdeen Wes ...

Published 25 February 2020

Bridge or tunnel considered for Corran Narrows fixed link

A study is underway into the feasibility of replacing Scotland’s second busiest ferry service ...

Published 19 February 2020

Drone footage highlights progress on A77 Maybole Bypass

Transport Scotland has hailed the “significant progress” made in constructing the A77 Ma ...

Published 14 February 2020

Twenty year transport strategy published

A new strategy which will guide Scotland’s transport plans for the next twenty years has been ...

Published 6 February 2020

South West connectivity improvements outlined in new report

More than twenty options to improve connectivity in the South West of Scotland are to go through to ...

Published 28 January 2020

Contractors ‘close’ to agreeing AWPR settlement

Negotiations surrounding claims connected to the construction of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Rou ...

Published 23 December 2019

Raeburn wins A96 ground investigations contracts

Transport Scotland has announced the intention to award two contracts to undertake ground investigat ...

Published 30 October 2019

Sweco wins place on flagship Transport Scotland road safety framework

Engineering, environment and design consultancy Sweco has been appointed to provide transport and ro ...

Published 30 October 2019